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Capacity Planning is a Pain. Predictive Analytics are the Cure.

October 18, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

Let’s face it, planning for capacity is hard. The traditional solution to capacity concerns has been to over-provision IT infrastructure, but this is a wasteful practice that results in under-utilized resources, unnecessary costs, and even an increased carbon footprint. Developing an effective capacity planning strategy involves predicting usage, repeatedly testing performance across various hypothetical infrastructure configurations, and ultimately scheduling changes based on whatever conclusions can be drawn. This is a long, challenging, and costly process that can frustrate even the best engineering teams.

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Maximizing the ROI of Workload Software Through Strategic Implementation and Management

September 6, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

Companies purchase Terma products to address challenges inherent in their underlying workload processing. Terma products provide immediate out-of-the-box solutions to workload failures and inefficiencies, which would otherwise require months or years for companies to develop on their own. Nonetheless, customers most likely will not enjoy the full extent of the benefits of Terma broad software offerings if they do not strategically implement and manage them. Doing so requires a thorough understanding of both the software’s capabilities, as well as the objectives for using the software products to begin with.

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How to Align Development and Operations for Workload Optimization – A Playbook For Success

August 23, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

A couple years ago, a large U.S.-based bank with a complex workload environment decided to outsource their workload development efforts to an offshore service provider, while keeping their workload operations team in-house. Around the same time, the bank introduced a new stream of workload processing into their production environment. When a company adds new workload processes, this can often present a host of challenges for development and operations teams. Needless to say, several challenges ensued.

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New Terma Software Release: Enhanced Automation and Predictions

August 9, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

Terma Software recently released a new software update that takes its already powerful automation and prediction capabilities to a whole new level. Customers familiar with Terma’s products have come to know its platform for effectively automating workloads. With the new software update, Terma users can now enjoy a new ‘automatic trimming’ feature that optimizes job stream predictions so that users can more accurately visualize and forecast job streams.

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The Challenge with Managing Multiple Vendors and Platforms

August 8, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

Financial companies rely on sophisticated workload and analytic computing environments that integrate up-to-the-minute, if not up-to-the-second, information regarding the financial markets. This data is actually housed and managed through multiple workload software vendors such as IBM and CA, for example, and their associating platforms. Find out how Terma Software analyzes and monitors batch processing from the beginning of the workload to the end of the workload.

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Terma Software Transforms Service Providers’ Workloads Using Actionable Analytics with TermaUNIFY

July 23, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

“One of our largest customers, who provides managed services, uses our solution to efficiently manage over a dozen customer environments from a single instance of our platform. These managed environments include job scheduling products from multiple vendors. It has allowed them to grow the number of customer environments they can manage without having to add significantly more staff, and at the same time, provide an exceptionally better service experience than the customer could provide themselves,” Anderson said.

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Terma Software Announces Incentive Program for CA Technologies Customers

May 30, 2018 Published by Jim Anderson

Terma announces a special program for CA Technologies customers to upgrade to the latest release of TermaAnalytics. With this announcement, Terma is offering customers of CA’s iDash product for AutoSys and CA 7 special incentives to upgrade to Terma’s market leading solution for SLA Management, Predictive Monitoring, Advanced Workload Analysis and Reporting.

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