Clayton Weise is the director of cloud services for Key Information Systems, where he is responsible for designing, architecting, and implementing cloud solutions; managing production workloads; and employing cloud resources in disaster recovery, clustering, and hybrid (cloud and on-premises) infrastructure solutions.
August 20, 2018 Clayton Weise
You know the facts. Managing IBM i installations takes specialized skills and knowledge. In fact, many companies keep IBM i experts on staff, even though the amount of IBM i work they have may be sporadic. At the same time, the workforce capable of managing IBM i installations has been shrinking.
For these reasons, and many others, moving IBM i workloads to a cloud environment managed by specialized talent has become an attractive option. The aggravation savings alone can make it worthwhile, and that’s before adding in the other benefits of the cloud, like cost savings, security, and scalability.
Yet, …Read more