How Much is My IT Hardware Worth?

One Summit service you might not be aware of is our buyback program. Summit is happy to take a look at any networking gear you no longer need. We’ll offer cash or trade-in credit if you have equipment we’re looking for. Here are some common responses and questions we get from people looking to resell. […]

Summit Makes the Inc. 5000

We would like to say thank you. Thank you for allowing us to serve you. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to do business with you. And thank you for making it possible for Summit to make the Inc. 5000 list for the fastest growing companies in America. Summit Information Resources received this prestigious […]

The Pokemon Go Craze and Security Concerns

Last week the world witnessed the launch of one of the most popular mobile device apps to date. Pokemon Go has been an absolute sensation in the US, Australia, Canada and many European countries. With Great Britain, Japan, France and Germany set to launch in the near future, one can only imagine the heights this […]

A Minnesota Job Opportunity – 5 Reasons to Work for Summit

The job market is competitive these days with 5.8 million job openings (according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics). However, 52.3% of Americans are unhappy with their work, according to a study by the Conference Board. Don’t fall under this pattern of feeling overwhelmed by the amount of opportunities, applying for all you can, and accidentally […]

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Summit

Sure, you may know that Summit is a great resource for new and used networking equipment, but did you know about any of these other five facts? Number One – We Offer a Lifetime Warranty on our Cisco Equipment Most resellers offer 90 days to a year, but we are an elite reseller that only […]

Introducing Summit’s Brand New Lifetime Warranty

Today Summit Information Resources is pleased to announce that effective immediately – and also retroactively activated the warranty as of 1/1/16 – we are officially presenting our very own Cisco Lifetime Warranty! Please, do not hesitate to reach out to us with any questions. You can visit our new Lifetime Warranty page at

The One and Only – Jim

If you haven’t had the pleasure of chatting with Jim Herbst yet, I sincerely apologize. Jim is an incredibly intelligent colleague, with a wealth of knowledge in a myriad of topics. One moment he is telling delightful stories about how he is creating his own wine label, and the next he is drawing a detailed diagram of […]

The Difference Between Manziel and Manning

You see, these two Southern raised QBs have a few MAJOR similarities, without a doubt. Each man is from the South, loves football, both first round draft picks, and each has an arm like a rocket.   The main difference between these two men is their ability to be a team player.  But there is a […]

I Want to Be Like Mike.

The first thing you notice about Mike is that he looks like he could be a professional athlete. Mike is naturally on the quiet side, but he’s nice and a bit sarcastic. He’s 6’2″, which quickly led to my first question. Q: You’re so tall…. Did you play sports? A: I did, and I do. Basketball mostly. […]

Let’s Party Like it’s 1999!

Oh man… 1999 may as well have been lifetimes ago. It was the year Prince looked forward to, a year of box televisions and clunky computers, and most importantly, it marked (what many feared was) the beginning of the end. With New Year’s right around the corner, we figured it was the right time to […]