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POWER9 Scale-Up servers designed to fuel innovation

AI, Cloud computing, Data centers...

Today is a big day for IBM Power Systems. Our initial rollout of POWER9 servers is now complete with our latest offerings. These enterprise-class scale-up servers combine simplified cloud management with leadership performance, scale, availability and security. Did you know that 80 percent of the Fortune 100 have IBM Power Systems? Across the globe, top ...read more


What’s all the buzz about new tech on IBM Cloud Private?

Cloud computing, Cloud servers, Hybrid cloud...

Have you heard a lot of chatter about cloud containers recently? To indulge my curiosity, I decided to delve deeper into some of these exciting new technologies. I wanted to understand what all that buzz about Docker Swarm and Kubernetes is about. How do these recent developments on IBM Cloud Private redefine the way organizations are ...read more


Why data protection for VMs is vital to your business

Hybrid cloud storage, Integrated infrastructure, Software-defined computing...

This is part two of a guest blog post series about the challenges of data protection in a VM-intensive computing environment. In my previous post, I discussed the importance of making data protection easier for a wide group of personnel responsible for working with virtual machines (VMs) and the associated data. In this post, I ...read more


Expanding data protection to meet the challenges of VM growth

Hybrid cloud storage, Integrated infrastructure, Software-defined computing...

This is part one of a two-part guest blog series on addressing the data protection challenges of working and operating in a virtual machine (VM)-intensive computing environment. Part I focuses on the ways in which automation and ease-of-use bring data protection functionality to a wider group of users. VM admins, DevOps personnel, backup and storage ...read more


VM protection and availability made easy

Data security, Software-defined computing, Software-defined storage...

There is too much complexity in backup and data protection. Even the solutions that tout their simplicity can take weeks to setup and hours to recover – even if you’re a backup expert. However, there are fewer backup and storage specialists. As organizations move toward agile processes that embrace cloud and virtual machines, backup is ...read more


How your enterprise can use Docker containers in production

Docker container technology continues to revolutionize DevOps and the way IT operations teams oversee end-to-end application lifecycle management. During a recent Google Hangout–“Key Considerations for Using Docker Containers in Production”–there was a common topic discussed. Many operations teams need to understand that containers and virtual machines (VMs) are not competing, but actually work extremely well ...read more