What To Do With The Spare IBM Power Systems Capacity?

What to do with the spare IBM Power Systems capacity?

  • 8th November 2021
  • IBM

All my customers have spare IBM Power cores they are not using. This maybe because they are IBMi users and only have one of 4 cores licensed or an IBM AIX customer allowing for future potential growth. These same customers are often buying Intel based systems to run Linux applications so I asked Andrew Laidlaw of IBM could you use…

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Where Next For Your IBMi?

Where Next for your IBMi?

  • 1st November 2021
  • IBM

Recarta IT will be joined by IBMi security experts Help Systems and Automation specialists Cobwebb on the 18th November 2021. During the webinar we will tackle the big topics that IBMi administrators will face over the coming 12 months. Security How secure is your IBM platform? IBM security experts Help Systems will discuss current threats and recent case studies. They…

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Is Your Data Storage GDPR Compliant?

Is your Data Storage GDPR Compliant?

  • 25th October 2021
  • IBM

News headlines are littered with some of the world’s biggest brand falling foul of the ICO. British Airways was recently handed a fine of £189 million when a data breach exposed their storage of customer’s personal information. Smaller companies are also under the spotlight from the ICO, with complaints up by 160% and a 4% annual turnover benchmark fine. A…

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Changes To Microsoft Licensing. Time For A Review?

Changes to Microsoft Licensing. Time for a review?

  • 25th October 2021
  • IBM

On August 19 Microsoft announced an update to our commercial pricing for Microsoft 365, the first substantive update since Office 365 was released in June 2011. This price update builds on the product innovation Microsoft has delivered over the past ten years to meet the changing needs of customers. Since initial release, Microsoft has added 24 new apps – including…

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Recarta Offers IBM Support Services To MSP And Data Centre Community

Recarta offers IBM support services to MSP and Data Centre community

  • 18th October 2021
  • IBM

Recarta, the UK’s leading IBM infrastructure partner, has recently announced the launch of their IBM support service to MSP and Data Centre Providers. This announcement comes on the back of recent partnerships with 3 leading MSPs & Data Centres where Recarta provided specialist expertise around IBM AS400, IBM iSeries and IBM Power servers. Recarta MD, Daren Bland picks up the…

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Power10 – IBMs Enterprise Flagship Lands

Power10 – IBMs Enterprise flagship lands

  • 21st September 2021
  • IBM

The IBM Power range has a long history of being the dependable host for leading business applications that simply must not, ever, even consider going down. Its reputation for market leading resilience and security has given it a preference amongst CTO’s with a reputation for stability without compromise. This month saw the launch of the long awaited IBM Power10. Power10…

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IBM Ends Per-call Technical Support Maintenance Services

IBM Ends per-call Technical Support Maintenance services

  • 16th August 2021
  • IBM

Prepare for end of PER-CALL service from IBM Effective November 8, 2021, IBM will no longer provide per-call repairservices’ (also known as hourly repair services, per-incident, time and material)on IBM Power Systems and IBM System Storage machines, including predecessorand successor machines, effective three months after these machines enter end ofservice (EoS) status. Per-call services are defined as repair services performed…

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