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  • Overview

    Highlights

    The Lenovo Enterprise Solution Services team helps clients worldwide with deployment of System x and ThinkServer solutions and technologies. Whether training staff at your site to get up to speed, performing health check services for your existing environment, or architecting your next design, we have offerings—and expertise—to meet your needs.

    • High-Performance Computing (HPC): Our team helps you get the most out of your System x or ThinkServer with HPC intelligent cluster implementation services, health check services, and state-of-the-art cloud services for HPC.
    • Big Data & Analytics: Learn how to configure, validate hardware and software stack, and install SAP on System x or ThinkServer, plus rest easy with ongoing health check services and remote management services for both SAP HANA and SAP BWA.
    • Software-Defined Storage: We provide expertise with design and implementation servers for software-defined storage environments. Our consultants can provide assistance with implementing the General Parallel File System (GPFS), as well as GPFS storage server installation and configuration of key OS and software components, or with other software-defined storage technologies.
    • Security: Learn about security firmware health checks for System x, as well as centrally-managed drive encryption.
  • HPC

    HPC Intelligent Cluster Implementation Services

    This service takes bare hardware and produces a cluster that can be used for real work. Enterprise Solutions Services can help you get the most out of your system by quickly configuring it to meet your needs and transferring the skills necessary to perform day-to-day administration tasks. Clusters can be constructed from a variety of rack servers, blade servers, high-density servers, and storage products appropriate for your application.

    Learn more: HPC Intelligent Cluster Implementation Services

    HPC Intelligent Cluster Health Check Services

    This diagnostic service takes an existing system and provides a set of recommendations for software and firmware updates. Optionally, Enterprise Solutions Services experts can implement, document, and test the recommendations for your final configuration.

    Learn more: HPC Intelligent Cluster Health Check Services

  • Big Data & Analytics

    SAP HANA Installation Services

    Enterprise Solutions Services will help you configure, validate hardware and software stack (OS, General Parallel File System (GPFS), and SAP), configure networking, provide basic skills transfer and post-install documentation for SAP HANA on System x hardware.

    Learn more: SAP HANA Installation Services

    SAP HANA Managed Services

    This service offers constant remote monitoring of HANA hardware and software. It also includes monitoring of HANA software stack (OS, GPFS, and SAP), ongoing health checks, scheduled upgrades, ownership and resolution of related problems, and maintenance of records.

    Learn more: SAP HANA Managed Services

    SAP HANA Health Check Services

    This offering provides health check services for SAP HANA. It includes on-site assessment of HANA software stack (OS, GPFS, SAP), networking, solution configuration, and post-install documentation on System x hardware. This service includes maintaining and updating firmware and software for the SAP HANA solution on System x hardware to SAP and Lenovo best practices levels.

    Learn more: SAP HANA Health Check Services

    SAP BWA Installation Services

    This service is designed to install, configure, validate hardware and software stack (OS, GPFS, and SAP), configure storage and networking, provide basic skills transfer and post-install documentation for your SAP BWA solution on System x hardware.

    Learn more: SAP BWA Installation Services

    SAP BWA Managed Services

    Managing and maintaining an SAP BWA solution can strain your resources, infrastructure, and budget. Lenovo can help make this easier for you through SAP BWA Managed Services. This offering will help perform constant remote monitoring of BWA hardware and software. It includes monitoring of BWA software stack (OS, GPFS, and SAP), ongoing health checks, scheduled upgrades, ownership and resolution of related problems, and maintenance of records.

    Learn more: SAP BWA Managed Services

    SAP BWA Health Check Services

    Enterprise Solutions Services offers health check services for SAP BWA to keep your solution running smoothly. Lenovo consultants evaluate and optimize your SAP BWA solution so it efficiently supports the querying of massive amounts of data in a business analytics environment. The service includes on-site assessment of BWA software stack (OS, GPFS, and SAP), networking, solution configuration, and post-install documentation on System x hardware.

    Learn more: SAP BWA Health Check Services

  • Software-Defined Storage

    GPFS and GSS Implementation Services

    The IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS) offers greater performance by allowing data to be accessed over several computers at once. The Lenovo System x GPFS Storage Server (GSS) follows a scalable approach; performance and capacity increase as you add multiple building blocks.

    Enterprise Solution Services will help you get the most out of your system by quickly configuring it to meet your needs and giving you the skills necessary to perform day-to-day administration tasks.

    Learn more: GPFS and GSS Implementation Services

  • Security

    Security Firmware Health Check for System x

    The security firmware health check for System x service reviews the credentials on all of your System x equipment to determine if recommended practices are being followed.

    Learn more: Security Firmware Health Check for System x

    Centrally-Managed Drive Encryption for System x

    The centrally-managed drive encryption for System x service delivers a fully functional environment that controls and secures self-encrypting drives to protect against costly exposure of proprietary data resulting from theft, misplacement, retirement, or redeployment.

    Learn more: Centrally-Managed Drive Encryption for System x