When SAP applications become part of your mission-critical business services, strategic guidance and expert support is necessary to ensure your SAP environment meets your desired goals of functionality, availability, recoverability and performance. Sirius can assist you with implementing even the most complex SAP solutions on time and on budget, while meeting the highest quality standards. [...]
When Oracle comes as part of business applications, there may be only basic implementation, and the architecture setup may not support the availability, recoverability and performance needs of business-critical services. This creates scenarios where supporting the application becomes complex, cumbersome, expensive and risky. Sirius can assist you in enhancing your Oracle environments to improve service [...]
Sirius Applications Infrastructure Optimization Services can provide your organization with comprehensive analysis that looks holistically at your applications infrastructure, and highlights any infrastructure gaps that are hindering the application from fully supporting your availability, recoverability, performance and capacity requirements. The resulting knowledge can be used to limit business exposure, reduce operating costs, and define a [...]
IT organizations are looking to open-source solutions for several reasons: they lower total cost of ownership, they make it easier to embark on new IT projects or software initiatives, and they prevent single-vendor lock-in. Sirius provides a comprehensive assessment to show you where open-source solutions from Red Hat can help your organization reduce costs. The [...]
Upgrading operating systems is an infrequent task for many businesses. As a result, the IT staff may not possess adequate training for performing these upgrades. Our Operating System Upgrade Services for IBM Power Systems include upgrading and installing the most current possible release of AIX, IBM i or Linux on your POWER processor-based servers.
As Enterprise Management solutions progress in their life cycle, system programming changes are often required to address changes in the business environment. Sirius Systems Programming and Technical Support Services provide you with hourly services to perform system programming tasks. This service gives you the ultimate flexibility while providing access to some of the industry’s most [...]
When implementing an Enterprise Management solution for a mainframe environment, an update of the operating environment is often required to support new Enterprise Management applications or functions. Sirius z/VM, z/VSE or VSE/ESA Migration Services will bring your VM or VSE environment up to the current version, release, and maintenance levels.
When implementing an Enterprise Management solution for a mainframe environment, an update of the z/OS operating environment is often required to support new Enterprise Management applications or functions. In a stabilized environment, software currency is essential to maintaining support and exploiting new functions and enhancements. Sirius z/OS Migration Services will bring your operating system environment [...]
The Linux operating system is clearly making its mark in today’s computing environments, including mainframes. In many instances, leveraging Integrated Facility for Linux (IFL) specialty processors on the mainframe is the perfect answer to a business need. A Linux-based application can run on the high-performance, highly available mainframe platform in its native form without a [...]
When replacing an existing mainframe storage subsystem with a new one, how do you move the data? Sirius has successfully migrated hundreds of terabytes of data for our clients. Sirius Data Migration Planning & Implementation Services for Mainframe provide data migration from existing S/390 DASD to other DASD non-disruptively, using IBM TDMF software. Sirius will [...]