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2018 is the year of security: Are you secure enough?

Data security, IBM Systems Lab Services, Power servers...

Multiple security advisories in the recent past have shown how tirelessly security researchers work to identify and address vulnerabilities. With the extensive reach of the Internet, the digital space has become a hacker’s world. Keeping your IT environment protected is an important part of any enterprise IT strategy. Having a vulnerability doesn’t necessarily mean something ...read more


Who do you trust with your IT security?

Data security, Encryption, Hybrid cloud...

Security is a word that’s used to cover many aspects of IT, and it’s a top concern for organizations today, but there’s another important word related to the vendors of IT security products and solutions that safeguard your business: trust. Securing your business data and applications from malicious access or tampering rests on trust in ...read more


Why we #PressforProgress on International Women’s Day

IBM Systems Lab Services, Services

Working to achieve strength through diversity and inclusion has been a longstanding goal of IBM. The company has pursued these ideals for more than a century, hiring women and black employees for the first time as far back as 1899. This commitment to diversity is essential to the success of our business, and we continue ...read more


Join us for IBM Z and LinuxONE education at SHARE Sacramento

IBM Systems Lab Services, Linux systems, LinuxONE solutions...

Event season is in motion! If you’re an IT professional looking for education opportunities, this time of year can be busy. Organizations with an infrastructure built on IBM Z and LinuxONE technologies are excited about the upcoming SHARE conference in Sacramento, California. SHARE is a volunteer-run IT association that provides education, professional networking and industry ...read more


Nine best practices for a successful migration

Data centers, IBM Systems Lab Services, Modern data platforms...

Anyone who’s done migrations probably has a list of dos and don’ts to ensure their migration projects are successful. Our team in IBM Systems Lab Services Migration Factory is no different, and in this final post in the top application and system migration worries blog series, I’d like to share a few best practices we’ve ...read more


Conquer the data deluge: Modernize & transform your storage

Big data & analytics, Cloud computing, Cloud object storage...

Is your organization analyzing increasing volumes of data to provide customized solutions for your clients and consumers? If data analysis has become a key part of your business, you need a storage infrastructure that supports the increasing volume of data, but growing your storage infrastructure can increase both storage costs and storage management complexity. Consequently, ...read more


Building a community around machine learning and AI

AI, IBM Systems Lab Services, Machine learning...

Community matters to machine learning Let’s be honest. Machine learning is a complicated space! Two minutes on Google looking into the topic is guaranteed to leave you more confused than when you started. So where can you find help from others who are working in this space? If you’ve ever thought “AI sounds pretty cool; ...read more


What’s new with TechU in Orlando?

AI, Blockchain, Deep learning...

For over two decades, IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) events have delivered technical training for IT professionals on IBM Systems technologies and products. Each year we work to improve the content to meet the evolving needs of IT practitioners. These events are built for you! At TechU events, you can take advantage of focused, in-depth ...read more


More migration worries: Skills, culture and operations

Data centers, IBM Systems Lab Services, Power servers...

I once saw a quote that said, “the only one who really likes change is a wet baby.” We all know that change is uncomfortable and can take folks out of their comfort zone. That’s definitely true when it comes to migration projects, especially for organizations that have been running their business on one specific ...read more