Open innovation with IBM LinuxONE III Express

Take advantage of open-source technology and hybrid cloud computing solutions with LinuxONE III Express and Red Hat

By | 1 minute read | November 17, 2021

Take advantage of open-source technology and hybrid cloud computing solutions with LinuxONE III Express and Red Hat

In May, IBM  introduced IBM LinuxONE III Express.

IBM LinuxONE III Express is designed to be an off-the-shelf Linux server to help get clients up and running quickly. Starting at $135,000 USD*1, the single-configuration LinuxONE III Express is designed as a new cost-effective offering for popular workloads, including data serving and hybrid cloud.

Today, we’re excited to let you know that Red Hat Enterprise Linux is available to order bundled with the LinuxONE III Express hardware.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux is the intelligent operating system that is the foundation for the open hybrid cloud and provides the tools needed to deliver critical services and workloads faster and with less effort. Red Hat Enterprise Linux complements LinuxONE to provide a full integrated software and hardware solution.

Organizations have come to rely on IBM Z and LinuxONE systems running Red Hat Enterprise Linux to gain next-level data privacy, hardware and software security, scalability and resiliency and capitalize off of this strong foundation to host their most critical workloads running in hybrid multi-cloud environments.

LinuxONE III Express is bundled with Red Hat Enterprise Linux for IBM Z and LinuxONE with Comprehensive Add-Ons which includes:

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux.
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux High Availability Add-On for increased uptime.
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support (EUS) Add-On for flexibility in updates and migrations.
  • Red Hat Smart Management for supported use cases that provide optimization and management of Red Hat Enterprise Linux environments at scale.
  • Red Hat Insights to continuously analyze platforms and applications to help enterprises better manage hybrid cloud environments
  • Unlimited virtual guests.
  • Premium support with unlimited access to Red Hat technical support and 24×7 coverage.

Available since May 25th, LinuxONE III Express features:

  • Three sizes to fit most workloads.
  • Improved time-to-value: a single configuration with predictable pricing ensures more rapid delivery and install of the server.
  • Confidential computing capabilities: Ability for our clients to leverage IBM Cloud Hyper Protect Services for the highest commercial levels of privacy.

For businesses that want to take advantage of open-source technology and hybrid cloud computing solutions, LinuxONE III Express and Red Hat are a logical choice. Learn more about Red Hat, IBM Technology Support Services, and IBM LinuxONE by contacting your IBM or IBM Business Partner sales representative.

>>Learn more about IBM LinuxONE III Express here.

[1] This price reflects the base hardware configuration, and does not include additional items, maintenance, the operating system or other software. All prices are in USD. Prices shown do not include tax. Price will vary based on country and currency.