iSeries Consulting Services
Building on HCL's maturity in technology and experience in handling few of the largest iSeries customer installations, our consulting line of services ensures that customers enjoy an effective, efficient and productive IT infrastructure operation. We assist in optimizing investments in technology, people and processes guaranteeing greater quality and increased end-user delight through requisite expertise and in-depth domain understanding. HCL has also built robust and mature processes and enhanced visibility tools to establish pre-eminence within this services arena.
Our iSeries Consulting Services include:
- Server consolidation including Hardware Sizing, Hardware Optimizations, Infrastructure Transformations, Multi-platform Integrations, Data Migrations, Data Transitions and System I LPARs implementations.
- Designing and implementing DR solutions including DR planning facilitation, implementing HA software solutions and Business continuity planning and implementation.
- System i security environments assessment and implementations
- Performance management and optimization
These services are customized to meet customer needs and enable customers to expand their IT capabilities.
Server Sizing, Consolidations & Data Migrations
An organization’s success and ability to react to market and environmental changes are now more dependent on an effective and efficient IT infrastructure. In order to become more efficient and improve their competitive stance, organizations need to find ways to simplify their IT environments, without disrupting their business operations. Our iSeries consulting service for server consolidation provides the first step towards designing and implementing a more rational, efficient and flexible IT environment that truly supports an organization’s overall strategic business objectives.
Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity & High Availability Solutions
In this highly competitive business marketplace, there is little room for error in terms of availability, continuous operations, or recovery in the event of an unplanned outage. In today’s connected world, an event that makes the business data unavailable, even for relatively short periods of time, has the potential to cause a major impact. Our iSeries Consulting Service for Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity & High Availability solutions provide the strategic approach for coping with situations that rise due to any outages. This service line enables business back in operations with a minimal or zero downtime with customizable options. DRBA & HA signifies the ability to adapt and respond to risks, as well as opportunities, in order to maintain continuous business operations. Together all of these form a basis for business continuity.
Security Assessment & Implementations
An organization’s management must understand the many different security threats they face, and ensure that proper security controls are in place to address them. Our iSeries Consulting Service for Security Assessment & Implementations helps our customers to have secured server environments by implementations of security policies performing compliance monitoring & management using accounting for vulnerabilities, threats, risks and countermeasures, security controls, roles and responsibilities and information classification.
Performance Management & Optimization
On this consulting area of Performance Management on the server or system side, the services help customers by planning and managing system resources through ongoing analysis of key performance indicators. This helps in management of system resources to its maximum usage and supports smooth server operations.