The Virtualization Platform features comprehensive management tools for server deployments from small business to the Cloud.
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Ever since the AS/400 days, IBM i and its predecessors have been marketed as business-oriented systems that are easy to administer and manage. That claim is largely accurate. Nevertheless, IBM i is not self-optimizing. Over time, databases need to be reorganized, obsolete files need to be located and archived so they don’t hog storage, and other actions must be taken to maintain peak system performance and avoid unnecessary disk costs.
SafeData Vault provides local and remote backup for IBM System i and Windows platforms.
IT administrators will be able to do server and network consolidation at the same time.
System Storage DS8700 offers up to 150 percent performance improvement over previous models.
VMControl allows combinations of physical and virtual IBM servers to be managed as a single entity.