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Storage data migration 101: The migration process

Flash storage, IBM Systems Lab Services, Modern data platforms...

Every day, organizations of all kinds undergo storage data migration projects. Migrations can be challenging, and in IBM Systems Lab Services we get a lot of questions about the 101 of storage data migration, so in this blog series, I wanted to explain some basic concepts of storage data migration for you. In my previous ...read more


Previewing VMworld: Enhanced storage solutions for a multicloud world

Cloud computing, Disk storage, Flash storage...

Very few business leaders implement only one cloud solution in today’s multicloud world. Organizations are deploying private clouds to maximize control over sensitive data, tapping into public cloud services to increase business agility and constructing hybrid environments to utilize existing on-premises systems while capitalizing on cloud capabilities. To help you maximize the value of all ...read more


Storage data migration 101: Online versus offline migration

Flash storage, IBM Systems Lab Services, Modern data platforms...

Storage data migration involves transferring data between storage subsystems or server systems, and it’s a common project for organizations across various industries. There can be several reasons to do a storage data migration: Doing a storage hardware refresh Resolving storage performance or capacity issues Moving to storage subsystems with new features Relocating your data center ...read more


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


IBM Spectrum Protect Plus delivers modern data protection

Data centers, Data security, DevOps...

Modern data protection for your data-driven, multi-cloud digital business IBM Spectrum Protect Plus has been well received by press, analysts and the market. Steve Scully, Senior Analyst at The Evaluator Group, identified one of the critical reasons why in a recent paper on the subject: “A trend in the data center is to get more ...read more


The cloud journey on IBM Power Systems

Cloud computing, Deep learning, High-performance computing...

As a consultant in IBM Systems Lab Services, I’ve been implementing cloud solutions for our IBM Power Systems clients since 2009. The technologies we’re using are always evolving, and we have helped hundreds of Power Systems clients around the world take their IT infrastructures from fully virtualized to cloud-enabled. With the recent announcement of the ...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


Join IBM to discover the future of data availability

Flash storage, Hybrid cloud storage, Storage...

VMworld, Aug 27 -31, Las Vegas | Sept 11-14, Barcelona Build tomorrow with the power of IBM.  Join us at VMworld in Las Vegas and Barcelona to learn about how IBM and VMware are uniquely positioned to help you accelerate your digital business transformation, from the desktop to the data center to the cloud. As ...read more


Building your own cloud

Power servers, Power Systems

It sounds like an idea that could only have a bad ending: ‘Build your own cloud.” And yet, several companies are successfully doing it to build a competitive advantage. This article explores some of those innovations and how the ideas and lessons learned may apply to your own cloud strategy and business. The wrong way ...read more