If you’re like most businesses, you’re in a race for fast, easy access to information. That includes information from multiple databases, like DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, and MySQL.
The white paper, The Race To Access Enterprise Data, describes the goals you need to achieve and the hurdles you’ll face. And, it reveals how quickly and easily SEQUEL can deliver the data you need, in the format you prefer, anywhere.
Virtualizing IT resources can lead to savings of over 50 percent in hardware, maintenance, and energy costs in a data center. The transitional cost of virtualizing large-scale IT infrastructures is hard to estimate, however. If not planned correctly, it can often outweigh the benefits of virtualization for several years. This chapter outlines a "divide and conquer" approach to planning and cost estimation for virtualization transformations. This enables an organization to plan and execute complex virtualization transformations while maximizing its return on investment (ROI) within a favorable payback period.
Companies now must re-orient their IT efforts to incorporate multiple platforms for diverse software applications. Building a multi-platform development process around the IBM i is an opportunity for IT to combine the platform’s traditional strengths of reliability and security with newer technologies such as WebSphere, Java and SOA. In this whitepaper you will learn how companies can benefit from a comprehensive ALM system that addresses the added intricacies of multi-platform development.
For many IT departments, recent years have seen a shift in focus. Limited resources have left staff spending more time and effort maintaining old systems while project work remains on hold, often to the detriment of the entire business. IT directors are faced with the challenge of transforming their departments from a perceived cost center back to a value add, an innovation powerhouse that contributes to the organization's success.
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