September 16, 2016 | Written by: Yael Shani
Categorized: Integrated infrastructure | Storage
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Today, there is no arguing the fact that IT plays a critical role in helping businesses achieve their long-term strategic goals. IT is changing business models, shaping industry trends and determining the competitive landscape: Who’s going to be first, who’s going to be best and who’s going nowhere.
If you feel your existing IT infrastructure is not sufficiently flexible, scalable, fast, easy to deploy or easy to manage, don’t wait until it slows down your business, leaving you behind and out of the game.
Want more from your IT? Take advantage of IBM Edge 2016
IBM Edge 2016 is being held September 19-22 in Las Vegas, Nevada. It is the premier global conference for IT leaders who want more from their IT. If you are looking to simplify IT, to reduce overall spending and increase agility in the data center to enable business innovation, don’t miss our panels and client sessions we prepared for you in the converged infrastructure track.
Converged infrastructure solutions are shaping the industry and provide unprecedented opportunity to generate savings which can be used for business innovation. VersaStack, a converged infrastructure solution jointly developed by IBM and Cisco is designed to do just that. When compute, storage, networking and management components come together your business gets an integrated, efficient and versatile IT solution that turns IT into an enabler for business growth and innovation. VersaStack combines the innovation of IBM Storage with Cisco UCS Integrated Infrastructure to meet the most demanding business applications delivering extraordinary levels of performance and efficiency.
Users share their stories
Our curriculum at Edge 2016 will provide you with the unique opportunity to hear from VersaStack users — make sure you add these powerful and insightful stories to your Edge agenda:
- For Haines, the largest floor-covering distribution company in the United States of America, the last few years brought opportunities and growth which outpaced the existing infrastructure. To bring new agility and simplicity to Haines’ operations, the company selected VersaStack, which scored highly on performance and ease of management and fully supported their virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environment to act faster on opportunities. Add this session to your schedule.
- Scott Equipment, which offers sales, rentals, repairs maintenance and financing for heavy-duty equipment, wanted to ensure its ability to respond quickly and more effectively to sudden increases in demand. By deploying VersaStack, Scott Equipment gained an integrated infrastructure solution that offers virtually unlimited scalability and high performance for a wide range of workloads. As described by Scott Equipment Systems Administrator Aaron Coody: “The biggest strength of VersaStack is its versatility: it is truly a one-stop shop with everything we need to set us up for a successful future.” Add this session to your schedule.
- Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital wanted to optimize the use of physicians’ time to enrich patient care instead of accessing electronic health records. Enabling faster, more reliable access to data through VersaStack and MEDITECH solutions incorporating virtualization, integrated data compression and encryption was a key to better use of time. Add this session to your schedule.
To learn more about how your business can benefit from the extraordinary performance and revolutionary simplicity of VersaStack visit us here.
We are looking forward to seeing you at Edge!