Arraya Solutions Partners with Skytap to Offer Clients with Traditional Applications a Simple Path to the Cloud

September 22, 2021 – Arraya Solutions is pleased to announce a new partnership with Skytap, the leading service to run traditional IBM Power applications in the cloud. This technology functions like a software-defined data center (SDDC), providing users the capacity to run IBM Power and x86 workloads natively in the public cloud on both Microsoft Azure and IBM Cloud. With the ability to run applications in their native format, teams can enjoy the benefits of accessing cloud capabilities while interacting with apps as they always have.

“Arraya is excited to partner with Skytap to enable organizations with traditional systems a gateway to migration and modernization,” said David Bakker, CTO of Arraya Solutions. “This collaboration highlights our continued commitment to helping our customers take advantage of the most efficient and cutting-edge technology available. Skytap’s rich feature set and friendly user interface paired with Arraya’s Microsoft and Azure expertise will enable our clients to easily move applications and workloads as they exist – taking advantage of the cloud’s scalability, flexibility, and agility.”

As the most capable cloud that supports AIX, IBM i, and Linux on IBM Power Systems alongside x86 workloads, Skytap’s unique technical capabilities allow users to increase the pace, quality, and scalability of their work, especially in relation to:

  • Production & Disaster Recovery
  • Application Development & Test
  • Virtual Training
  • Demo & Proofs of Concept

“Skytap is excited to partner with Arraya to enable IBM Power workloads to be moved seamlessly to the cloud,” said Neil Holloway, SVP of Business Development at Skytap. “Clients running IBM Power need a path to the cloud and the combination of Skytap and Arraya’s highly capable cloud services provide that path.”


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