IBM Power7 Third Party Support is Available From Riverstone Technology

Anyone in charge of their company’s data center needs are surely aware of the latest technology upgrades. Keeping up to date on IT news and devices is a key part of keeping a successful data center infrastructure. You may already be aware that on September 30th, IBM will no longer be supporting its Power7 series. This is a significant date, …

IBM BladeCenter EOSL Extended Maintenance and Support

IBM is one of the biggest hardware manufacturers in the IT business. Their BladeCenter line of products is one of their biggest. If your company utilizes IBM’s BladeCenter devices for its storage needs, you will have no doubt noticed that all of its models have reached their end of service life (EOSL). We know when your device is considered EOSL, …

IBM Flex Systems are reaching their EOSL: What’s next?

It can be stressful when your data storage products are reaching their end of support life. It raises questions like: what do we do now? Do we need to upgrade to new equipment? Does our budget have enough room to account for this change? IBM Flex Systems refer to the actual architecture of the servers that IBM uses make up …

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IBM Third Party Support vs Buying your own IBM parts

Any company that invests in IBM equipment for their storage, server, or network needs will eventually find products reaching the end of their warranties. Purchasing parts from an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) and sourcing your own parts as a business comes with a few major differences. The prices charged by big name companies can sometimes overwhelm your budget constraints. As …