IBM Provisioning Solutions (Server, Network, Storage, and Software). Definitions of Provisioning and Orchestration. Provisioning: Addition, Modification, or Removal of any “IT” Asset to accommodate the need of the desired environment. Orchestration :
Tivoli Provisioning Manager: Automate Datacenter Tasks
Automating recurring and manual tasks with best practice workflows.
Graphical Display of “Server Compliance by Group”
* AES provides strong encryption and has been selected by NIST as a Federal Information Processing Standard in November 2001 (FIPS-197), and in June 2003 the U.S. Government (NSA) announced that AES is secure enough to protect classified information up to the TOP SECRET level, which is the highest security level and defined as information which would cause "exceptionally grave damage" to national security if disclosed to the public.
“Our organization is moving toward a more OnDemand Environment. In order to accomplish this we need to automate every process that we can. Tivoli, as a part of our Framework, has enabled us to automate several manual and human intensive tasks into automated workflow processes that are integrated across multiple silos in our organization.”
Director, IT Automation
Large Telco in the US
“The Virtual Loaner Program is allowing us to expand our ISV support. We are seeing:
This solution is a game changer for us!”
Franck Barillaud Virtual Loaner Program Architect
Virtual Loaner Website - http://www-1.ibm.com/servers/enable/site/vlp/
“RBC sees IBM’s automated provisioning solution as one more way to support our commitment to providing excellent service to all of our customers. Tivoli Provisioning Manager will become a strategic solution, supporting consistency and innovation within the business”
Manager, Distributed Lab & Host Facility
RBC Financial Group