Where next for IBMi ?

  • 19th June 2018
  • IBM

The announcement in spring by IBM of the end of support for IBMi 7.1 plus the malware attacks of both Spectre and Meltdown has left many a Sys admin's looking at how they future proof their IBMi environments. IBMi (AS400) user group communities have recently been discussing the the need to develop greater high availability from legacy hardware as suggested…

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Integrated Facility for Linux (IFL) on IBM Power Systems

  • 15th May 2018
  • IBM

Integrated Facility for Linux (IFL) on IBM Power Systems  IBM Power Systems offer a great platform for running Linux workloads. Linux partitions can be run on any of the scale-out or scale-up Power Systems servers. IBM introduced the IFL feature for the scale-up servers (E850, E870, E880) as a method to provide cost competitive pricing for running Linux workloads when…

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Cobwebb Commuications and Recarta Launch IBM iSeries Document Management as a Service

  • 8th May 2018
  • IBM

Market leading IBM iSeries Document Management Solution provider , Cobwebb Communications, announce the launch of their service as a hosted solution. Cobwebb Pre-Sale Director, Barny Webb explains "Our solutions are used by IBM i users throughout the world to manage document distribution and storage. Our partnership with IBM infrastructure providers Recarta, gives users the ability to manage their documents via…

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IBM Power Linux Servers

  • 8th May 2018
  • IBM

At the core of any organisation are important IT systems that are vital for continued successful operation. Mission-critical applications, such as ERP, CRM, business intelligence, data warehousing, and analytics, advance and support business in many fundamental ways. In the modern, global corporate landscape, it is almost certain that users will need to access these systems at any time of day,…

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IBM Enterprise Servers

  • 30th April 2018
  • IBM

Recarta Sales Executive, Vaun Thetfore, discusses the wide range of IBM Enterprise Servers on offer and casts his opinion as to why IBM remain the top choice for forward thinking, responsible organisations. With a huge selection of operating systems, configuration and architecture options, the IBM Enterprise platform delivers excellent performance and high availability for every business operation need. With businesses…

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Is Lenovo a strong candidate for your datacentre?

  • 11th April 2018
  • IBM

I find it almost unbelievable that it’s been 13 years since Lenovo acquired IBM’s PC business but as they say “time flies” and it’s a fact. 2005 was the year of that acquisition, followed by the roll-out of Lenovo’s own branded PCs in 2006. They impressively took the ThinkPad brand and turned it into the No.1 for PC and laptop…

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Recarta Meets DELL EMC, HAMMER & Tuffers

  • 3rd April 2018
  • IBM

Recarta's very own Andy Wynne celebrated the launch of Dell EMS's SC Storage range at the prestigious Lords Cricket Ground. The event was hosted by Cricketing legend Phil Tuffnell. "Obviously this day was to showcase the new Dell EMC offering, as well as how great Hammer are as a distributor partner." Andy Wynne states. The Technology from the 2 vendors…

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