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Top Blog Post of 2012 Countdown: Is the IBM PureFlex System ready for private cloud?

Coming in at number four in our countdown is Vijay Bhadriraju blog post discussing whether PureFlex System is ready for private cloud. This post originally appeared on the Expert Integrated Systems blog on May 30, 2012. In my previous blog, Key differences between IBM PureFlex System… Continue reading

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IBM PureApplication System – where did my cell go?

  I believe in the fact that “aha effects” (thanks Nelson!) are healthy for one’s mind. For me, one of these moments took place, when I had the privilege of listening to Jason McGee, Chief Architect of the IBM PureApplication System, when he took two… Continue reading

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Where is that PureApplication System monitoring button?

  In a previous job, I developed and supported an application that performed ground water data management and analysis.  I also answered the phone when customers called with questions.  The following is a real conversation that I had with a customer (somewhat edited for space).… Continue reading

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Elasticity – Unprecedented Automation & Simplicity in the PureApplication System

  One issue with cloud centric applications is how to effectively and efficiently deploy the applications that provides elasticity or on-demand scalability. The IBM PureApplication System provides a unique way to scale Web applications according to traffic and performance, simplifying the deployment experience, and releasing… Continue reading

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Compute node diagnostics from the IBM PureApplication System infrastructure map

  Did you ever wonder what the inside of that IBM PureApplication System rack really looks like?   Do you need to find out the status of a compute node, networking component or storage component?  In most enterprise environments, each of these components is managed and… Continue reading

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