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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 […]

Understanding the Zabbix Roadmap & Upcoming 2018/2019 Releases

Understanding the Zabbix Roadmap & Upcoming 2018/2019 Releases
The ATS Group has extensive experience and expertise in Zabbix implementation services in the United States, pioneering enterprise level, real-time monitoring for organizations of all sizes. Our partnership with Zabbix enables us to execute projects of all sizes related to […]

14 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Modern Capacity & Performance Monitoring Tool

14 Questions to Ask When Selecting a Modern Capacity & Performance Monitoring Tool
Comprehensive infrastructure visibility is always a challenge. The complex nature of an ever-evolving infrastructure means that, when slowdowns or issues occur, trying to pinpoint a root cause can be like feeling in the dark for a light switch. With employees […]

New eBook | How Data-Driven Performance Monitoring Supports IT Capacity Management

New eBook | How Data-Driven Performance Monitoring Supports IT Capacity Management
With today’s complex environments, planning for IT capacity is a challenging task. Modern organizations have increasing pressure to predict capacity demands while consistently providing top-notch performance. The need to implement emerging technologies, determine root causes of latency and downtime and […]

Point of View: IBM Follows New Recipe to Deliver Performance Gains with POWER9 Servers

Point of View: IBM Follows New Recipe to Deliver Performance Gains with POWER9 Servers
By Blake Basom | Sr. Systems Engineer (The ATS Group) IBM has been producing servers based on their line of Power processors for close to 30 years. These servers continue to improve with each new generation, and POWER9 is no […]

We’re headed to Hollywood | Join Galileo & the ATS Group at the Upcoming IBM Systems Technical University

See What's Happening in Hollywood at the IBM Systems Technical University
IBM events offer a variety of ways to learn, grow, and connect. As an IBM Gold Business Partner, you can always find the teams from Galileo Performance Explorer and the ATS Group at IBM Systems Technical Universities (#IBMTechU) events, and this […]

Striking a balance for capacity management with data-driven performance monitoring

Striking a balance for capacity management with data-driven performance monitoring
Capacity management is a top priority for IT administrators… and for good reason. With all the different factors involved, it’s easy to see why managers want to keep a close eye on demand, available resources and the ways in which […]

Announcing POWER9 E950 & E980 Scale-Up Servers Designed to Fuel Innovation

Announcing POWER9 E950 & E980 Scale-Up Servers Designed to Fuel Innovation
This post originally appeared on the IBM IT Infrastructure Blog and was written by Steve Sibley (Vice President, Power Systems Offering Management). Published on August 7, 2018 | Today is a big day for IBM Power Systems. Our initial rollout […]

Point of View: IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0 and Above – New Features and Functionality

Point of View: IBM Spectrum Scale 5.0 and Above - New Features and Functionality
By Prasad Surampudi | Sr. Systems Engineer (The ATS Group) Up until a few years ago, only performance, reliability and ease of administration were considered major factors when selecting a clustered file system for enterprise data storage. But as cloud-based […]

The Power of a Storage Platform: IBM FlashSystem 9100

The Power of a Storage Platform: IBM FlashSystem 9100
This post originally appeared on IBM developerWorks and was written by Eric Stouffer. Published on July 10, 2018 | Today, IBM Storage has announced the newest member of the IBM FlashSystem family – IBM FlashSystem 9100. Even at first glance, […]

Proof of Concept: Build, Modernize and Protect with IBM Cloud Private

Proof of Concept: Build, Modernize and Protect with IBM Cloud Private
By Andrew Wojnarek Director of Capacity and Performance Management (CPM) (ATS Innovation Center, Malvern, PA) IBM Cloud Private is a Kubernetes based container orchestration platform that empowers developers with common services for self-service deployment, monitoring, logging and security, as well […]

Proof of Concept: Benchmarking Postgres on IBM Power

Benchmarking Postgres on IBM Power
By Andrew Wojnarek Director of Capacity and Performance Management (CPM) (ATS Innovation Center, Malvern, PA) Concept Timeline: February – May 2018 PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system that uses and extends the SQL language combined with many […]