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IBM SmartCloud Entry enablement for Power Systems provides a cost-competitive, entry-level private cloud solution that helps speed time to value of your service deployments on your IBM® Power Systems servers.
IBM SmartCloud Entry enablement for Power Systems is an entry private cloud offering that is simple to deploy and easy to use. It works with your existing Power Systems infrastructure, enabling data center managers to quickly deploy self-service provisioning of virtualized workloads with a simple interface that provides oversight while helping to increase IT efficiency and lower administration costs.
IBM Implementation Services for Power Systems for PowerHA/XD GLVM for AIX® has been renamed to IBM Implementation Services for Power Systems - PowerHA® SystemMirror® Enterprise Edition. There are no changes to the service's functionality.
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January 2, 2013
The IBM SmartCloud Entry enablement for Power Systems solution provides a cost-competitive, entry-level private cloud solution that helps speed time to value of your service deployments on your IBM Power Systems servers. IBM SmartCloud Entry enablement for Power Systems is a modular, highly flexible, and easy-to-manage solution designed to work with your existing infrastructure. It builds on IBM PowerVM® virtualization and IBM Systems Director VMControl technology to accelerate infrastructure delivery and speed service deployments, enabling you to quickly respond to changing business needs. And workload metering capabilities support a transition to pay-per-use business models. Moreover, the IBM SmartCloud Entry enablement for Power Systems solution provides an on-ramp to more advanced IBM cloud offerings in support of evolving business needs.
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