About Viv Perry

Viv Perry is a Senior Corporate Communications Specialist with Sirius Computer Solutions.

Circinus Improves Public Safety Through Large-Scale Open-Source Data Analytics

Circinus LLC is a leading provider of operational intelligence, training and support. The company uses sophisticated, integrated security solutions to help government clients identify security threats from a variety of sources, and turn that information into actionable intelligence. Running on the IBM LinuxONE platform (an IBM Z mainframe configured to run Linux exclusively) and IBM [...]

By |2019-11-25T16:30:40-06:00November 18th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Circinus Improves Public Safety Through Large-Scale Open-Source Data Analytics

Case Study: College Experiences Catastrophic Disk-System Failure

Imagine experiencing a simultaneous double-disk failure on your disk-storage appliance backing up your database and primary storage pools. The drive failures cause your server applications to crash, corrupt your database and cause a complete data loss of your storage pools. That’s exactly what happened recently to one Sirius client. Recovery from tape storage can take [...]

By |2019-11-06T09:59:15-06:00October 29th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study: College Experiences Catastrophic Disk-System Failure

Sirius Captures CRN Triple Crown Award for the Sixth Year

CRN, a leading IT news organization and a brand of The Channel Company, recognized Sirius today with its prestigious 2019 Triple Crown Award, marking the sixth year in a row. “Triple Crown Award winners have pulled off the trifecta— they’re among the top solution providers in North America according to revenue, have experienced substantial growth over [...]

By |2019-10-07T11:57:36-06:00October 7th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sirius Captures CRN Triple Crown Award for the Sixth Year

Case Study: NEBCO Optimizes Infrastructure with a Hybrid Cloud Solution

Recognizing its legacy data center would require significant investment to replace aging equipment, a major construction organization with multiple divisions needed help evaluating better alternatives. With Sirius’ help, NEBCO found a solution. NEBCO Chief Information Officer Shawn Paskevic had this to say about Sirius: “I’m certain that the reason our migration went so well is [...]

By |2019-11-25T15:22:53-06:00August 16th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study: NEBCO Optimizes Infrastructure with a Hybrid Cloud Solution

Case Study: Sirius Helps BMC Software Upgrade Its IBM Z Hardware

BMC Software’s core business has always included a dedication to the IBM Z platform. Based in Houston, TX, this longtime Sirius client assists businesses in moving to digital operations. When the IBM z14 was announced—as has always been the case with new hardware releases—BMC worked with Sirius to ensure that it would be one of [...]

By |2019-07-31T09:22:01-06:00August 2nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study: Sirius Helps BMC Software Upgrade Its IBM Z Hardware

Case Study & White Paper: Sirius Builds a Cloud-Based IoT Platform for Driver Scoring

A tech startup needed help building a scalable data platform that leverages driver data and predictive analytics. They tapped the Sirius Managed Services’ Advanced Applications Group (AAG) to design and implement a production-grade platform that employs telematics on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud. The platform Sirius built leverages IoT sensors to ingest 250,000 transactions [...]

By |2019-07-10T09:14:35-06:00July 10th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study & White Paper: Sirius Builds a Cloud-Based IoT Platform for Driver Scoring

Sirius Ranks 22 on CRN’s Flagship List of the Largest Solution Providers in North America

CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, named Sirius to its 2019 Solution Provider 500 list. The list serves as CRN’s annual ranking of the largest technology integrators, solution providers and IT consultants in North America by revenue. Sirius placed 22 out of 500 organizations, representing a rise over last year’s 24th spot. Click here [...]

By |2019-06-11T15:42:14-06:00June 12th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sirius Ranks 22 on CRN’s Flagship List of the Largest Solution Providers in North America

Case Study: Fitness Company Drives Growth With a Powerful Data Warehouse Solution

Siloed data-storage systems were preventing a large and fast-growing franchisor and operator of fitness centers from gaining important insights to drive further business growth. Access to and visibility of critical customer data was unleashed with the help of Sirius. By implementing a full complement of IBM Analytics solutions, and integrating IBM Cognos Analytics with the [...]

By |2019-11-26T15:44:36-06:00March 22nd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study: Fitness Company Drives Growth With a Powerful Data Warehouse Solution

Sirius Named to CRN’s Managed Services Provider Elite 150 List

CRN, a leading IT news organization and a brand of The Channel Company, recently ranked Sirius among the Elite 150 in their MSP 500 list of top managed services providers. This is the fourth year in a row Sirius has garnered these honors. The 2019 MSP Elite 150 list recognizes large, data center-focused MSPs with a [...]

By |2019-03-21T13:32:46-06:00March 20th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Sirius Named to CRN’s Managed Services Provider Elite 150 List

Case Study: Honolulu Launches Enterprise Application to Boost Efficiency

The City and County of Honolulu needed an innovative IT approach that would enable the public entity to adopt up-to-date development practices while also building on its mainframe investments. With expertise and support from Sirius and IBM, Honolulu transitioned to a service-oriented architecture (SOA) and updated its mainframe environment with IBM z13 technology. Now, the [...]

By |2019-11-26T15:45:00-06:00February 15th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Case Study: Honolulu Launches Enterprise Application to Boost Efficiency