Chef

Learn DevOps, Ansible, Chef and Puppet skills from IBM

Academic initiatives, DevOps, IBM Systems Lab Services

DevOps is a popular topic in IT today. It can be defined as what is necessary to take an idea (feature, code, documentation or other) from inception through delivery to a customer in the most expedient and sustainable way possible. It’s often used to represent IT practices that help reduce the time and cost involved ...read more


Top IBM Power Systems myths: Linux on x/86 is different from Linux on Power

IBM Systems Lab Services, Linux on Power Systems, Linux systems...

There are many misconceptions about IBM Power Systems in the marketplace today, and this blog series is all about dispelling some of the top myths. In the last post, I put aside the myth that IBM Power Systems has no cloud strategy. In this post, we’ll look at a myth that has been propagated by ...read more


Enhance your IBM PowerVC experience with DevOps

Cloud computing, DevOps, IBM Systems Lab Services...

Have you been thinking about taking your IBM Power Systems virtualization to the next level? What about workload orchestration and DevOps integration? Have these been in a wish list that you never get to? Don’t worry, help is on the way. IBM PowerVC has been around for over five years now and has matured into ...read more


Better together: Systems of innovation (Part three)

Hybrid cloud, Linux on z, Mainframes

Welcome to the era of rapid digital business innovation, where creating new value for your organization is limited only by your imagination. Working with executive leaders, we’ve envisioned a hybrid cloud architecture that’s enterprise strong and adaptive to industry-domain requirements, by design. It’s a forward-looking platform that will stand the test of time. Based upon ...read more


Three driving forces to deliver apps in your hybrid cloud

Not all organizations are the same. Therefore not all IT choices will be the same. IT teams need options to deploy new cloud-native applications and existing enterprise applications and middleware across off-premises clouds and/or on-premises private clouds. Many companies are pushing the envelope to deliver new apps in the cloud, whereas industries such as government ...read more


SUSE offers elastic pricing for Enterprise Linux on LinuxONE

Cloud computing, Software, Virtualization

The push for customized offerings is found everywhere in the business world, especially in the IT systems that underpin organizations. Companies want to choose the resources that best meet their needs, and they want to make the most of their IT spending on those resources. When we launched IBM LinuxONE in August, providing companies a ...read more


New From IBM PureApplication System at IBM InterConnect 2015

Coincidence? I think not. Just after the grand opening of IBM InterConnect 2015 came another important announcement: IBM PureApplication System V2.1, along with additional thrilling news for the PureSystems family. In a crowded room, Marc Haberkorn, PureApplication Program Director, took the audience through three major paradigm shifts for PureApp. As a platform that had already reached ...read more