Availability in the Cloud

Availability in the Cloud

Availability on the Cloud: Putting the IT Management ‘Time = Money’ Equation in a Whole New Light When it comes to IT management, downtime is a killer, and an expensive one. With the rise of the cloud, businesses are realizing significant cost savings through the increased Availability that cloud offers. It’s a severe blow to the […]

Agility in Cloud Computing

Agility in Cloud Computing

Here’s a revelation: Every business is pretty much the same. Every day, day in and day out, the same number of people show up to do just about the same job and tackle the same problems in pretty much the same way, using similar equipment and technologies as just about every other business. It’s all […]

Productivity in Cloud Computing

Productivity in Cloud Computing

Outsourcing IT Management Tasks Takes the Burden Out of the Office, Leaving More Time to Focus on the Bottom Line Take a mental picture: The image is a busy office setting, with employees dashing about, phones ringing, desktops humming, copiers copying and collating, meetings convening, and a general din of daily hectic activity. It’s a […]

Embracing the Cloud: A Simple Concept that will Completely Change the Way You Help your Customers Manage Data and Prosper Going Forward.

Embracing the Cloud: A Simple Concept that will Completely Change the Way You Help your Customers Manage Data and Prosper Going Forward.

Business today is moving faster and heading in more directions than ever in human history. We’ve never been more connected, more empowered, more informed, or more challenged to take risks. Fueling much of this march forward is our reliance on stored information and statistics — the stuff we call data. The Information Age has rapidly […]

With MAGIC In the Air, and the Threat of Matthew Bearing Down, IBMi Collaborators Held Steady with Success, and High Turnout

With MAGIC In the Air, and the Threat of Matthew Bearing Down, IBMi Collaborators Held Steady with Success, and High Turnout

It was pure magic. Make that pure MAGIC: The Mid-Atlantic Group of IBMi Collaborators. SIAS worked in conjunction with our reseller partner, Hamway Software Solutions, to help create a new IBM Power Users group to support this underserved region. It nearly didn’t happen. With weather looming, organizers of this first-ever MAGIC event were skeptical about […]

Eric Herzog, Cloud Computing and Storage Systems Expert, Shares Insights at the New IBMi User Conference October 6-7 in Virginia Beach.

Eric Herzog, Cloud Computing and Storage Systems Expert, Shares Insights at the New IBMi User Conference October 6-7 in Virginia Beach.

While cloud computing and IBM Power systems have been employed for years, their use on a massive scale is only in its infancy. What is the state of the industry? What does the future of cloud storage hold? How can businesses harness the power of cloud storage and cognizant computing to maximize ROI? Eric Herzog, […]