Hello storage lovers,
I wanted to give you a heads up on a new webcast from IBM and Microsoft coming June 20th. 60 Minutes of Storage Discussion: Thursday, June 20, 2013 12:00 PM PST - Reserve your seat now! https://webinar.informationweek.com/ibm20130620?keycode=CAA1FC
IBM System x is a great platform for storage and with the introduction of a Microsoft Windows Storage Server 2012 offering via the IBM® Reseller Option Kit (ROK) program, IBM clients can now get customized unified storage solutions that precisely match their specific needs. Combined with the IBM System x® servers, powered by the latest Intel® Xeon® processors and pre-installed by an IBM Business Partner, Windows Storage Server delivers enterprise-class storage management technology in an affordable, all-in-one solution. It is a great choice for businesses regardless of whether they are a first-time user of network-attached storage (NAS) or are deploying advanced storage solutions.
The IBM System x servers and storage devices used in the Windows Storage Server 2012 solutions are industry standard IBM hardware parts and they are easily deployed and configured into all kinds of environments. IBM System x server and storage devices used in the Windows Storage Server 2012 solutions IBM System x servers are developed, quality tested, and certified by IBM, the leading vendor in technology patents for 17 years running, and they are backed by IBM's incomparable worldwide service and support. IBM System x servers deliver business value over the long term due to advancements in scalability, reliability, and performance, combined with flexible configuration options, energy efficient components, and robust systems management tools.
Checkout the IBM Redbooks on Windows Storage Server 2012: http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/Redbooks.nsf/RedbookAbstracts/tips0946.html
By attending this webinar, you will learn about three deployment scenarios for Windows Storage Server 2012 on IBM System x hardware:
and learn more about key file-server technologies, including:
Highly available unified NAS gateway solution
Joshua Jankowsky IBM North America Storage Product Manager
IBM Speaker: Joshua Jankowsky, IBM North America Storage Product Manager
Josh is a Storage Product Manager in the United States, with 15 years of experience with IBM and Lenovo in the commercial computing solutions field. He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology and a Masters of Business Administration from North Carolina State University. His areas of expertise include x86 high-volume servers and mid-range storage solutions. He holds several patents and regularly presents to customers on value-added solutions.
Scott Johnson Microsoft Program Manager Windows Storage Server
Hope to see you there!