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Case Study: IBM Power7 [IBM]

Servers, Storage and Networking | Posted on August 30, 2010 by Softchoice Advisor

The platform of choice for value with the right technology partner.

From reliability and virtualization features inspired by IBM’s unrivaled success in mainframe systems to unique energy savings capabilities—a Power solution can help you get the most from your IT assets so end users are enabled quickly through a cost-effective infrastructure with around-the-clock availability.


Businesses around the world are moving to Power Systems in order to:

  • Maximize return on investment: IBM designs and develops the core technologies in Power Systems and delivers them through a reliable roadmap for both hardware and systems software.
  • Reduce cost and increase flexibility: IBM’s unique 40-year history of virtualization leadership is delivered on Power Systems through PowerVM™ technologies that enable clients to dramatically reduce costs by “virtualizing everything” in the data center.
  • Get consistent and predictable performance: Power Systems delivers high performing processors and system scalability with leadership benchmarks achieved in a virtualized environment.

Softchoice is one of a select few North American organizations to earn IBM’s Dynamic Infrastructure Specialty Accreditation. What does this mean? IBM recognizes us as a top-skilled partner, with cross- brand, solution-oriented skills. Softchoice takes data center and network optimization strategies from concept to reality, helping clients reduce costs, risk and maximize efficiency across their enterprise.

Watch a video case study direct from IBM >>

Midsize Canadian and US customs brokerage services company saves hundreds of thousands of dollars with fully virtualized POWER7 infrastructure.

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ovJwn7FDOl4

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