lenovo has celebrated the 30th birthday of its ThinkSystem x86 servers with several announcements from news related to its offer of infrastructure and services. Among them is the Lenovo Infrastructure Solutions Portfolio Version 3which includes the new generation of servers and storage systems ThinkSystem, ThinkAgile and ThinkEdge. It also has enhanced ThinkShield Security features, available with updated infrastructure security features, to improve technology resiliency.
Lenovo System Guard, which ensures more security between manufacturing, delivery and commissioning; with advanced hardware monitoring. With a feature called Lenovo Modular Root of Trust, customers have more help to protect, detect, and recover from cyberattacks and compromises.
All thanks to enhanced monitoring and tamper detection built right into the chip design. But they are not the only news from Lenovo, since it has also announced the XClarity One platform and several improvements encompassed in Lenovo ThinkAgile V3.
XClarity One is a cloud software management platform that combines TruScale infrastructure as a service (IaaS), management as a service, and Smarter Support analytics in a unified portal to which the customer has access. It has an interface designed to be intuitive, and with which technology orchestration, implementation, automation, billing and support are simplified, from the edge to the cloud. Customers using the platform will have visibility into the performance of the infrastructure, billing for the use of resources, and support analysis.
Lenovo TruScale Infrastructure as a Service offers a pay-as-you-go model that provides real-time cost-per-use insights. Additionally, customers can customize where management data will be located: whether in public clouds, private clouds, or multi-cloud environments.
What’s New in Lenovo ThinkAgile V3
The New Lenovo ThinkAgile 3 Hyperconverged Solutions are pre-integrated with an open ecosystem of partners, including software features from Microsoft, Nutanix, and VMware. They are available through TruScale infrastructure as a service.
Among them there are three new solutions Lenovo Microsoft Azure: Insights, backup, and recovery using SQL for AI and machine learning, and Azure Virtual Desktop. With these innovations, organizations can put Artificial Intelligence to work with a wide range of support for those who want to use AI. This includes the Lenovo AI Innovators program, which will provide independent software vendors (ISVs) and their customers with a one-stop shop to simplify their implementation.
Enhanced edge automation capabilities make it easy to make data-driven decisions and apply them at the speed of business. Thus, the new version of Lenovo Open Cloud Automation, the 2.5is responsible for securely authenticating and activating the main ThinkEdge Artificial Intelligence servers through a telephone.
On the other hand, the new TruScale solution for high-performance computing Xtra Rack it is a flexible on-premises solution that addresses the need to maximize HPC cluster resources and control shared access. All while delivering business or enterprise insights faster, thanks to elastic computing resources delivered as a service.