The portal, with the support of IBM and MERLION, launches the Internet project “Infrastructure Matters”

The industry portal, with information support from IBM and technical support from MERLION, is beginning to accept applications for participation in the Internet project for cloud service providers “Infrastructure Matters”. The project is aimed at organizations and enterprises that are interested in improving the performance and energy efficiency of their cloud platforms, as well as improving the quality of services provided. The uniqueness of the project lies in the detailed coverage on the pages of the portal of the process of upgrading the software and hardware complex of the cloud provider at all stages of implementation - from design to data migration and work under load.

Within the framework of the project, a team of specialists, consisting of experts from IBM and MERLION, will conduct a comprehensive survey of the existing infrastructure of a competitively selected company. Based on the audit results, a detailed plan will be developed to optimize and implement the updated infrastructure based on IBM technologies.

Participation in the Infrastructure Matters project will help both the project participant and the portal audience to receive comprehensive materials on the creation and modernization of the cloud provider’s infrastructure, as well as the opportunity to compare the result with the previous platform operation parameters using the example of a real operator. For this, the participating company will be provided with free of charge the IBM hardware and software solution and the necessary expert advice.

Throughout the project, will publish photos and video reviews of ongoing work, and upon completion of the project, a final report will be prepared describing all stages of the work, the results achieved, comments and expert advice.

You can apply for participation in the “Infrastructure Matters” project by filling out the questionnaire at and answering all the questions in it as detailed as possible. Based on the analysis of the questionnaires received, the expert commission will select the company participating in the project.

Applications for participation are accepted until July 25, 2014.

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