It’s no secret that mobile, social and big data are top business priorities today. Users demand full service from mobile devices and instant access to data and apps—on their terms. Every day, they’re generating a vast amount of data, and you have to manage and analyze it. How do you handle it all?
Cloud technology can support the flexibility and performance you need to address mobile, social and big data demands. Services for IBM Flex, IBM PureFlex® and IBM System x® products help you capitalize on new technology and better use your existing IT assets to transform your data center by bringing together servers, networking and storage—all under integrated management.
Services for Flex, PureFlex and System x features
We provide a wide range of services for Flex, PureFlex and System x technology designed to accelerate your return on investment (ROI). You get:
- Faster time to value
Optimize your IBM technology investment to improve use, lower costs, decrease complexity and free resources
- Integration by design
Deeply integrated compute, storage and networking resources help you deploy in hours instead of days
- Improved performance
Support your ability to exploit the advanced virtualization and security capabilities of IBM technology
- Smoother migrations
Facilitate a smooth migration to your existing servers with improved accuracy and speed
- Fewer disruptions
Best practices-based implementations help reduce business disruptions and downtime
- Enhanced availability
High-performance integrated environments can improve availability of business-critical applications
- Greater responsiveness
Get more value from your systems with enhanced monitoring and management capabilities
- Built-in expertise
Automated management and deployment expertise for physical and virtual resources enable your employees to focus on innovation
- Simplified experience
Flexible configurations can accelerate purchase, deployment and ROI for your solution
- More predictable costs
Modular and scalable services at a fixed price and scope help you estimate budget requirements
- Skills development
Identify skills gaps and training needs to better support your server installations and configurations
Our specialists help your business support next-generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing that are transforming how organizations work today. IBM provides highly skilled technical professionals who use deep product knowledge, project management skills and time-tested methods to facilitate an efficient implementation or migration of Flex, PureFlex and System x technology in your IT environment.
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