Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) Changes May Affect Many OpenVMS Customers

There are changes happening on December 31, 2020 which may affect your OpenVMS server environments.

  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) standard support for OpenVMS V8.4 ends December 31, 2020.
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is accepting the last orders for the latest Itanium i6 servers on December 31, 2020.

If you want to speak with VMS Software about these changes and understanding your migration options, please contact VMS Software at for more information.

Jun 23rd, 2019

New Integrated Development Environment from VMS Software

VMS Software, Incorporated (VSI) is pleased to announce the availability of the VMS Software Integrated Development Environment (or IDE) for VSI OpenVMS versions. VMS IDE is an integrated development environment that enables software developers to quickly and easily develop comprehensive applications for VSI OpenVMS.

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May 30th, 2019

VMS Software Launches the OpenVMS Training Platform

VMS Software Inc. launched the official OpenVMS training platform site on May 30, 2019. The site describes the self-paced and instructor-led OpenVMS courses offered by VMS Software and course registration and payment options.

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May 17th, 2019

VMS Software Introduces New SAMBA Release

VMS Software, Incorporated (VSI) is pleased to announce the availability of Samba for OpenVMS Version 4.6-5A for VSI OpenVMS Integrity. This new version of Samba is based on open source Samba 4.6.5. Samba is an open source product that allows clients (Windows, Linux, Mac) to access file and print services provided by OpenVMS.

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May 17th, 2019

VMS Software Has Added the Enhanced Password Management

VMS Software has added the enhanced Password Management software to strengthen the OpenVMS password security features for customers.Password Management is now available for VSI OpenVMS V8.4-2L1 for Integrity and V8.4-2L1 and V8.4-2L2 Alpha systems.

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Mar 29th, 2019

HPE to Stop Selling VSI OpenVMS Products

As part of its exiting the OpenVMS market, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is ending all sales of new VSI products and support effective June 30, 2019. According to Hewlett Packard Enterprise, this decision was made in recognition of the execution capabilities that VSI has achieved to assure long term satisfaction for customers and partners.

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Nov 02nd, 2018

Ray Turner Joins VMS Software

VMS Software, Inc. (VSI) is delighted to welcome Ray Turner to the VSI European sales team. Prior to joining VSI, Ray had a stellar, 32-year career supporting OpenVMS customers at Hewlett Packard Enterprise. He has a passion for the platform and a commitment to "doing the right thing" for customers.

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Sep 28th, 2018

2018/2019 OpenVMS Update Sessions

Join VMS Software and Oracle this November in Europe (Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, & Austria), and January through February in North America (NY, VA, IL, Ontario, CA, WA, and TX) for product update sessions, including topics on Oracle Rdb/Oracle Database updates, VSI OpenVMS updates, OpenVMS in the cloud, and the new VSI TCP/IP stack.

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