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Advanced Technology Services (ATS) Group Achieves IBM Platinum Partner Status

Malvern, PA | March 11, 2019 – Advanced Technology Services (ATS) Group of Malvern, PA, announced today their achievement of Platinum status in the IBM PartnerWorld program as a direct result of both strategy and visionary alignment to IBM. Earning […]

ATS Group Recognized for Excellence in Managed IT Services in CRN’s 2019 MSP 500

Malvern, PA | February 19, 2019 – Advanced Technology Services (ATS) Group, announced today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named ATS Group to its 2019 Managed Service Provider (MSP) 500 list in the Pioneer 250 category. […]

Point of View | IBM FlashSystem 9100 Combines Performance of NVMe and Capability of Spectrum Virtualize

Point of View | IBM FlashSystem 9100 Combines Performance of NVMe and Capability of Spectrum Virtualize
IBM’s FlashSystem 900 is a high-performing all-flash array. If you want extremely low latency for your application, this is the box for you. However, if you want advanced functionality, such as data replication, sub-volume tiering, or point-in-time copies, you need […]

Proof of Concept | Disaster Recovery with IBM Spectrum Scale & Active File Management (AFM-DR) in AWS

Proof of Concept | Disaster Recovery with IBM Spectrum Scale & Active File Management (AFM-DR) in AWS
By Prasad Surampudi | Sr. Systems Engineer (The ATS Group) Spectrum Scale is a IBM’s clustered filesystem which provides extreme scalability, high performance and reliability for HPC workloads. Its widely used by major financial, weather forecasting and genomic research organizations […]

From CRN | IBM To Acquire Red Hat For $34 Billion, Makes Bid For Lead In Hybrid Cloud Market

From CRN | IBM To Acquire Red Hat For $34 Billion, Makes Bid For Lead In Hybrid Cloud Market
IBM says it is committed to maintaining the open model espoused by Red Hat as the two companies seek to take their 20-year partnership to a new level to upend the hybrid cloud market. IBM is buying open-source software developer […]

The Hollywood Recap: Galileo & the ATS Group at the IBM Systems Technical University

The Hollywood Recap: Galileo & the ATS Group at the IBM Systems Technical University
For over two decades, the IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) events have delivered technical training for IT professionals on IBM innovations. Each year, IBM works with vendors, partners and clients to improve the content to meet the evolving needs of […]

What Modern Technology Trends Will Impact Your Infrastructure in 2019?

What Modern Technology Trends Will Impact Your Infrastructure in 2019?
Things move quickly in the business world, particularly when it comes to technology. Strategically adopting emerging solutions can help an organization differentiate itself within the marketplace and provide the best experience possible, both internally for its staff members and within […]

What can a year’s worth of IT data tell you?

A lot can happen in a year, especially when it comes to a business’s technology. Just consider your own internal infrastructure: Chances are good that the previous 12 months have seen at least one major initiative, be it the deployment […]

ATS Group Partners with Cobalt Iron for Innovative, Analytics-Based Data Protection and Precise Service Delivery

ATS Group Partners with Cobalt Iron for Innovative, Analytics-Based Data Protection and Precise Service Delivery
The ATS Group, an industry leader in traditional and next-gen infrastructure IT solutions, announced today an integrated and collaborative data protection service offering in close partnership with Cobalt Iron, utilizing their industry leading Adaptive Data Protection (ADP) solution for enterprise […]

This is IBM Think 2019 | Coming to San Francisco, March 2019

This is IBM Think 2019 | Coming to San Francisco, March 2019
This post originally appeared on This is Think 2019 and was written by Kate Addicott. In a world that’s creating AI-enabled everything, how do you get more value from your data? You need to train it and trust it — to […]

Getting to Know IBM FlashSystem 9100 | The Performance of Flash and NVMe & the Reliability of FlashCore

Getting to Know IBM FlashSystem 9100 | The Performance of Flash and NVMe & the Reliability of FlashCore
The new FlashSystem 9100 combines the high performance of NVMe or IBM FlashCore drives with the advanced capabilities of the Spectrum Virtualize family software stack, in just a 2U footprint. ATS Group had the opportunity to participate in the beta […]

6 Steps to a Successful, Data-Driven Data Center Migration

6 Steps to a Successful, Data-Driven Data Center Migration
Data center migrations have been taking place more frequently over the past few years. Given the demands for reduced on-premise infrastructure, lower operating costs and boosted reliance on the cloud, this infrastructure exodus makes perfect sense. That said, just because it’s […]