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The 2017 State of Resilience Report - The Future of IT: A View of Practices and Progress
For the past 10 years, Vision Solutions Insights has compiled the last word on IT in the business world with our annual State of Resilience Report. This year, we have once again surveyed thousands of respondents for perspective on their unique environments. This comprehensive paper discusses all the pressing trends regarding migration, data sharing, HA/DR and the cloud.

View this on-demand webcast detailing the key findings from this milestone study. We take a look at the past decade in Power and Windows systems and what the future holds for modernization. Build strategies and learn where your business stands against some of the leading names in the industry. This short hour will cover the entire landscape of IT today including:
  • What's driving an increase in failed migrations from 36% in 2014 to 51% in 2016
  • Why there's a widening gap in achieving RTO and RPO goals
  • What 50% of respondents say is their biggest challenge to adopting the cloud
  • What puts you at the highest risk for data loss
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Security Primer: IT Compliance Essentials
When companies of all sizes and industries have fallen victim to cyberattack or data breach over the past year, it’s clear that nobody is 100% safe—and every IT pro whose job relies on strong security should take notice. Knowing that, it’s time to have a solid IT compliance plan in place, from checkboxes to frameworks. The cost of inaction could be thousands of dollars a minute. So join Vision Solutions experts for a critical webcast detailing what you need to know in the world of IT compliance.

In this webcast, you can start making your systems more secure by learning the following:
  • Various methods of cybersecurity and compliance
  • The discipline of governance, risk management and compliance
  • Implementing a holistic risk management framework
  • Building a layered compliance protection program
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Data Encryption in a Snap
Don’t let the apparent complication of encrypting data stop you from taking this important step—especially since you can do it in a snap! Enforcive Field Encryption is the simplest way to safely secure IBM i sensitive data. It is a comprehensive platform for file and field level encryption, as well as for masking and scrambling. View our webcast at your convenience to learn how this intuitive solution is the next step in improving your overall security environment, complying with regulations and better understanding the use of IBM FIELDPROC.

Watch this on-demand webcast and you will learn:
  • Security key management for segregation of duties
  • How to set up on-the-fly masked and scrambled field views
  • The use of encryption with high availability systems
  • How to encrypt save files for safe transmission
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Moving Beyond Two Nodes with MIMIX Global
Join us to learn how to meet ever-growing demands for system resilience and availability by adding MIMIX Global to a MIMIX environment of three or more servers. MIMIX Global delivers maximum protection from downtime and data loss with maximum access to your data – without increased complexity.

Experts from Vision Solutions will dive into the details of MIMIX Global and how this innovative solution can work for you.
  • Use of MIMIX Global in 3+ node HA/DR environments
  • Network communication considerations with MIMIX Global
  • Remote journal and journal management insights
  • Configuration requirements for a typical MIMIX environment
  • Switching with MIMIX Global
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Discover IBM i Compression While Active with MIMIX Promoter
Deleted Record Compression While Active: Recover Storage with Maximum Uptime

Is valuable disk space on your production IBM i being taken up by files and tables with excessive deleted records? Take back the dead space and maximize your IBM i storage again with Compression While Active, the Vision Solutions reorganization and recovery service that saves disk space and helps systems run more efficiently with near-zero downtime. View this on-demand webcast to learn more about how Deleted Record Compression While Active that’s part of MIMIX Promoter will help you do more with the technology you already have.

In 45 minutes, you will learn:
  • Why deleted records continue to consume disk space
  • The role of MIMIX Promoter in disk reorganization
  • How to reduce storage while continuing operations
  • How Vision Solutions can help
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IBM and Vision Present: The State of IT Security
Over 1,500 IT professionals just like you weighed in on their security practices, concerns and observations. Where does your organization stack up? IBM expert Jeff Uehling joins Vision Solutions to break down the stats and present the state of IT security. This is a can’t-miss webinar for those who need real insights from the people who work in security daily. 

Watch our on-demand webcast and learn:
  • What security programs you can implement right now
  • What professionals see as IT trends and challenges
  • What the future holds for data security
  • What special considerations IBM is taking into IBM i environments
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Layer Up Your Data Security
Are you approaching the threat of cyberattacks and data breaches from multiple angles? If not, it’s time to start adding layers of security to your IT systems. The state of IT security is more complex than ever, with hacks, attacks and threats increasing at an alarming rate.

The best way to make sure your environment stands tall is with a thorough approach. Vision Solutions will show you how. Join this in-depth webcast to learn the latest innovations and best practices in IT security from the experts who address it daily.

Register now to discover:
  • What data breaches are and why they matter to your environment
  • How data security has evolved into a multi-faceted solution
  • Where you and your IT team should focus your cybersecurity efforts
  • The 6 different layers it takes to ensure full IT resilience
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Make Your Next Migration a Success with MIMIX Move
Whether you want to upgrade your server, refresh your hardware or consolidate your data, migration is a fact of life. But a lot of professionals put it off due to fear of unpredictable processes, unmigrated data, high costs or unacceptable downtime. MIMIX Move puts all those fears to bed with near-zero downtime migration you can be confident in.

Join this demo webinar to see how it can accelerate your next project.
  • Learn what everyday migration challenges plague IT professionals
  • Develop a plan for a successful start-to-finish migration project
  • Get an introduction to Vision Solutions’ industry-leading technology
  • Watch a demonstration of MIMIX Move through a common migration scenario
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IT Trends Mid-Year Report with Sirius Computer Solutions
What do the next two years hold in IT? What will the next generation of technical challenges be? Vision Solutions Insights has been picking the brains of thousands of IT professionals and compiled the results in our mid-year report on IT trends and technologies. Stan Staszak from Sirius Computer Solutions will be on hand to give practical insights into how the industry is using this research. Their answers may inform and surprise.

We’ll cover:
  • Popular upcoming business initiatives
  • Risk management and protection concerns
  • Common behaviors in cloud environments
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Advanced Tuning and Auditing for iTERA
Stay Compliant and Provide Continuous Availability

Continuous availability of your data is critical—and not just because industry regulations and service level agreements carry harsh penalties for non-compliance. Brand reputation, customer experience and a whole host of other intangible costs are always at stake.

Use advanced tuning and auditing for iTERA and protect your business from the threat of disaster, server or storage failure, user error and even downtime during routine maintenance – we’ll show you how!

Topics include:
  • Performance tuning
  • Load balancing
  • Auditing technique
  • Regular health check items
  • How Vision can assist
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