May 16, 2017
On episode 4 of Power Talk, the Vision Solutions Podcast, guest Craig Johnson offered a lively conversation on remote journal optimization and how the Vision team helps HA staffs around the globe enjoy significant bandwidth relief with a few simple settings. Get the details and learn more about Power Talk here.
May 10, 2017
Vision's adventures at COMMON 2017 continues into its third day. This day covers important sessions about Active-Active replication, fun giveaways and even more Power Talk Live! Read all about a packed event full of learning and discussion.
May 09, 2017
Vision Solutions continued its presence at COMMON 2017 with a day of educational sessions, Power Talk broadcasts and complimentary shoulder massages. Find out all the details of a busy day in Orlando here.
May 08, 2017
Vision Solutions headed to the annual COMMON Meeting and Exposition in Orlando on May, 7. Catch up on a lively first day of activity and discussion.
Apr 27, 2017
If your HA/DR environment is suffering from an overworked and under-performing staff, the answer may be managed services. Vision Solutions' Vice President of Services shares his insight on why managed services can make for an affordable addition to any IT staff. He also shares his tips on finding the best service provider to keep your employees successful as well as the one biggest myth many companies need to forget about managed services.
Apr 18, 2017
Larry Youngren, retired leader of IBM’s remote journaling team, recently joined Becky Hjellming, Vision Solutions’ director of product marketing and host of Vision’s PowerTalk podcast, for a discussion of all things remote journaling for IBM i. Larry, a 30 year veteran of IBM, writes, lectures and consults on high availability choices and performance tuning in journal intensive environments, and he shared a wealth of information from his experience.
Apr 03, 2017
Two new eBooks from Vision Solutions are now available: "Topping the Charts: Trending Decisions in the IT Industry"; and "Destination HA/DR: Business Continuity," detailing the results of survey responses from more than 3,000 IT professionals.
Mar 23, 2017
Outages and downtime rarely affect just one company. Early in 2017 an Amazon S3 outage had a major ripple effect on dozens of businesses that relied on the AWS cloud to stay online. Companies like Quora, IMDb, American Airlines and Instagram were affected, just to name a few, and had to face frustrating downtime and concerned users. What’s more, this outage may have soured other organizations on looking to the cloud for high availability.
Mar 10, 2017
The good news is, you don’t have to worry about data loss, no matter what happens in the world or within your own datacenter. Vision Solutions has just released MIMIX for AIX 5.1 (formerly known as Double-Take for AIX). The MIMIX for AIX family of products, including MIMIX Availability, MIMIX DR, and MIMIX Move, offers the most straightforward, full-featured solutions on the market for high availability, disaster recovery and migration for AIX.
Feb 09, 2017
Ever punch the accelerator of a car and find it doesn’t have the power to move as quickly as you expected? That’s exactly what we discovered about data sharing in this year’s 2017 State of Resilience Report. Businesses are ready to hit the gas, but the tools moving the data that fuels their systems are old jalopies.