Managed Services for Power i

Relax, major incidents are managed

Vacation Cover, Out-of-Office, or 24/7 Fully Managed Services from APSU

Providing managed services for IBM Power i Since 1994

APSU is a technology pioneer delivering cloud-based services in the IBM mid-range market before any other company. With the continued and accelerating move to cloud computing, notably IaaS and SaaS, APSU is focused on providing a managed services-led solution for its IBM i (also known as iSeries and AS/400) cloud platform. APSU, a highly accredited IBM Power i Partner, has launched in North America to provide a complete service, offering clients turnkey production, test, and High Availability solutions to all their cloud requirements.

Designed Support

Support is designed to meet your needs, from a Power i technical service desk or out-of-hours monitoring to full 24/7 system management. We can be as flexible as you need us to be.

Managed by Experts

Your Power i will be managed by an IBM Managed Service Provider (MSP). There to support you and ensure your iSeries is available 24/7.

IBM Endorsed

Chosen by IBM to be a partner of choice for managing IBM clients’ System i, we use these jointly developed IBM processes and procedures to extend first-class support to all our clients.

Power i Covered

From procurement of Power i systems and capacity upgrades to Cloud-based services for backup, business continuity and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), our services grow as your business needs them.

Our Customers Speak Volumes

APSU provides Power i managed services for companies across all industry sectors, from the burger you eat at a fast food restaurant and the commercial retail giants you shop in, to the largest technology and IT-consulting company in the world. We were chosen because of our specialism on IBM Power i, affordability of services and strength in depth of technical personnel. Our customers are referenceable and would be more than happy to speak to you should you need to seek reassurance before entering into an agreement.

Additional Power i Services

System management for your Power i is not the only area we specialize in on this platform. Never worry about your system backups with our Cloud Power i backup solution; extend this to a disaster recovery service and merge offsite tape storage and disaster recovery into one agreement. Improve your existing business continuity recovery times with high availability or move your production environment to our Power i cloud offering. Be confident that as your business requirements change, APSU can adapt and provide other services to meet your needs.

Complimentary Support Tiers

It helps that in choosing a partner to deliver support services for Power i, you can also have access to technical support in other disciplines. APSU’s expertise extends beyond Power i to a large consultancy pool of skilled engineers providing network, server, Cloud adoption and PCI DSS security. Effectively providing you with a one-stop shop for all your support needs.

Out - of - Hours

APSU’s Power i experts can monitor for critical messages and escalate any problems to your own team or we can run your system overnight and at weekends, ensuring, for example that the batch work runs smoothly and that your back-up completes. We will build our service to your exact requirements to supplement your own resources in the way that works best for you.

Operational 24/7

We can extend cover to a fully operational 24/7 service, taking care of all aspects of running your AS/400 or iSeries, including System Workflow Control, Storage Maintenance, Problem Management, Preventative Maintenance, Work Management, Performance Management, Change Management, Security Management, System Backups, Monthly Reporting and Service Reviews.

On-Site Experts

We are able to provide dedicated on-site resources either full-time, for just one or two days per week or as and when you require them. You can enjoy all of the benefits of an on-site staff member without the cost of a full-time head. This is the perfect solution for those organizations that need to replace a member of staff that has left or simply have variable support requirements.

Ask about our Managed Services for Power i

So that we can engage with you effectively, please click the Learn More button to provide us with some basic information about your current platform and goals so that we can determine where our expertise can help you.