Enterprise IT

IBM Power9 for High-Performance Computing and AI

Facebook would be nothing without artificial intelligence (AI), according to the founder of the social media giant’s AI research lab, Yann LeCun. “If you take the deep learning out of Facebook today, Facebook’s dust,” the chief AI scientist told CNN Business, “It’s entirely built around it now.” It’s clear that Facebook understands the business value…

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10 Reasons to Run SAP HANA on IBM POWER9

SAP is the backbone of your organization. It gives you the efficiency and professionalism to stand out in your industry. Because your business depends on SAP, you know the end of support is on the horizon. By Dec. 31, 2025, all SAP customers will be forced to migrate to S/4HANA. Support for legacy versions of…

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5 Reasons to Consider Power9 Cloud Services

Get the high availability, security, and performance of IBM POWER9 Systems without the capital expense and maintenance hassles of an on-premises solution. We can offer POWER9 Cloud Services through our partnership with industry leader APSU. APSU IBM Power Cloud Services Multiplatform cloud hosting for Linux, AIX, and IBM i Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS)…

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4 Key Benefits of Remote Management for IBM Power

The traditional approach to IT has been to wait for something to break and then fix it. That method worked fine at a time when technology was considered a nice addition to your business, not a necessity. These days your company depends on technology to function. If something breaks, your staff stands idle and your…

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Fuel Innovation with IBM Power9

If your business runs on IBM POWER5, 6, 7, or 8, an upgrade to POWER9 could save you significant overhead and boost performance. The POWER9 processor offers double the speed of the POWER8 socket. Any business with an older Power architecture should see noticeable gains in price/performance with a POWER9 upgrade. Desiring more performance from…

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Answering the Question – Why Do I Need Flash Storage?

Why Your Company Needs Flash Storage In the past, companies shied away from using flash storage because they thought it was too expensive. This myth was dispelled as organizations realized that a higher upfront cost brings a greater return on investment (ROI) and lower total cost of ownership (TCO). These days, the flash market is…

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How IBM FlashSystem 9100 Opens the Door to Multi-Cloud

For a long time, companies were wary of adopting the cloud. Organizations were concerned about maintaining security in a multi-tenant environment. They worried that noisy neighbors would interfere with the quality of service they would be getting. Now the cloud market is fully mature. An overwhelming 96% of respondents to the survey conducted for the…

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How Flash Storage Helps Companies Transition to AI

Artificial intelligence (AI) seems like a future prediction. On the contrary, it’s already here, transforming the way we process and interpret data. Computers have gained the ability to think like humans. They can draw hypotheses and understand language. Advanced analytics enable computers to engage in deep learning and natural language processing using huge volumes of…

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Future-proof Your Infrastructure as IBM i (AS400) Experts Retire

There’s a joke in the IT industry: What is a legacy system? One that works and adapts. If a system has flaws, companies switch to something newer and better. This logic applies to IBM i. Organizations hold on to their IBM i platform because it’s reliable and adaptable. Companies have invested in code for IBM…

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Run Your Custom Applications on the Production-ready Cloud

Developing custom applications allows companies to tailor software to their unique needs. Off-the-shelf third-party software may contain features that an organization doesn’t need or lack functions that workloads rely on. Read the eBook, “11 Things Every Business Leader Should Know Before Moving to the Cloud.” Developing applications is a great way for companies to gain…

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