IBM announced plans to withdraw lease, rental and maintenance services for certain POWER5, 6 and 7 (IBM i and AIX) machine types, models and features. For companies with older generations of Power Systems, it is important to prepare for end of service on your current boxes.
WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:
The latest IBM POWER End of Support announcements and important dates
How to prepare for end of service and support for older generations, and stop paying so much for maintenance
How to gain a performance advantage and lower your TCO, including I/O and memory bandwidth increases
How to eliminate security vulnerabilities– running your data center on old hardware leaves you at risk; POWER9 ships with built-in patches for Spectre and Melt Down
IBM – Shannon Elwell | IBM Power Systems Executive
Champion Solutions Group – Steve Marinak | VP -IBM Power
All attendees will be entered in a raffle to receive a Yeti cooler!