With so much POWER horsepower, why do we turn to x86-64 for non-core business workloads? Maybe we need to change our thinking of what core business workloads are and then put them on a core business server.
Written by Steve Pitcher
Being almost four years into a Power 720 Express, it's just about upgrade time in my shop. Or at least time to get the ball rolling into looking at some new hardware.
With the new PureFlex for IBM i solution I covered in the last Wheelhouse as a potential opportunity because we have a number of System x servers in our shop, my thoughts are turning to one of my favorite topics: consolidation.