The Value of Staying Current

Information on why to upgrade, how to upgrade, and options to move forward.

Why Upgrade your IBM i OS and IBM Power Hardware?

There are several benefits to keeping your hardware current that
can save you time and money in the long run.

Improved Security
Keeping your system current is the first step to keeping your system secure and compliant.

Ease of Migration
When it’s time to move to updated hardware or OS, you’ll be set up to move seamlessly.

Peace of mind
No more looming deadlines, system hiccups, or compliance issues keeping you up at night. 

(Listen to our Peace of Mind Playlist below)

What’s the value of staying current?

On-Demand Webinar
 The Value of Staying Current

The Economic Cost of Falling Behind

Blog
The Economic Cost of Falling Behind

iPOWER Hour Podcast: Episode 38 - The Value of Staying Current

Podcast
The Value of Staying Current

POWER9 and POWER10

IBM Blog:
Announcing IBM Power10 Scale-Out and Midrange Servers

iTech Blog:
Moving IBM i to POWER9

iTech Blog:
The Difference Between IBM Power Systems S922, S914, and S924

Podcast:
The Risks of Not Upgrading Your Hardware

IBM i 7.4 & 7.5

What You Need to Know About IBM i 7.4

What You Need to Know to Upgrade to IBM i 7.4 and 7.5

Should You Upgrade to IBM i 7.3 or 7.4?

Features and Functions of IBM i 7.4

 

Reaching IBM i End of Support

How Does Staying on an Unsupported IBM i OS Effect your Security?

Why You Should Upgrade from IBM i 7.2 Before You Pay Extended Support

IBM i 7.2 End of Support:
What Are Your Options

What is the iTech OS Subscription Service?

Why trust iTech for your IBM i OS Upgrade?

Next Steps to Getting Current

Hardware Planning Session

In the IBM Power Planning session,
we’ll review:

  • Your current hardware, software, OS levels, and PTF levels
  • How your system is working overall and the performance needed on a day-to-day basis
  • How much storage is required for the system, and if internal or external storage is needed
  • The best option when it comes to licensing cost
  • A maintenance plan to keep your hardware working at its highest potential and to maximize your investment

IBM i OS Upgrade Analysis

In this analysis, and IBM i OS Upgrade expert will spend 15-30 minutes on your system and evaluate your path to an OS Upgrade.


We’ll review:

  • Potential roadblocks
  • PTFs
  • WebSphere
  • Java
  • Domino
  • Console Activity
  • SSL
  • Disk Space
  • And more

We’re here to help. 
Let’s find your path to bring your system current.