IBM Linux

Thinking differently about Linux servers

Linux on z, LinuxONE solutions, Servers

All the big breakthroughs in computing have happened because their inventors decided to think unconventionally. IBM’s Think conference brought together thousands of innovators to think differently about computing in an era of unprecedented change. Among the questions discussed: How can the world reduce the volume of plastic waste in the oceans? How can computing keep ...read more


Who’s tops in server reliability? Ask 750 enterprise users

Linux systems, Mainframes, Power servers...

Imagine what would happen if one of your critical, revenue-generating applications suddenly became unavailable. What if the systems running your core transaction processing services went down or suffered a security breach? Each hour of downtime typically costs between $150,000 and $400,000, and each “average breach” lasting from one to 60 minutes could cost upwards of ...read more


The power of blockchain in financial services

Blockchain, Linux systems, LinuxONE solutions

In the current landscape, there are industry leaders evaluating distributed ledger technology, while others are investing in other areas. Financial market institutions have been among the first to implement the decentralized blockchain platform and set the groundwork for their future. A market study report titled “Blockchain rewires financial markets” from The IBM Institute for Business ...read more


Better together: Systems of innovation (part four)

Hybrid cloud, Linux on z, Mainframes

We’ve been redefining digital business over the last decade, but there’s a whole spectrum of optimized application development opportunities yet to explore. This is the fourth and final part of this series. We can help you apply your IT infrastructure as the catalyst for creating innovative new digital ventures or business models and enhancing your ...read more


5 tech buzzwords every business leader should know

Love them or loathe them, buzzwords are everywhere in IT. Technology changes, and suddenly, new buzzwords pop up in the IT lexicon. But understanding the actual technology behind the buzzwords — and how it can bring value to your business and your clients — can help to keep you on the cutting edge of the ...read more


Going beyond the hype to a secure blockchain

LinuxONE solutions, Open source, Software

Many types of common business transactions — such as moving goods through a supply chain, or making multi-party contractual agreements — are more complex than they need to be. This is because each party to a transaction maintains their own, private records. Keeping all these records in sync is a time-consuming and inefficient process. Blockchain ...read more


What’s so great about open technology? Plenty.

Cloud computing, Linux systems, Open source

Say the word “open” to our clients, and you’re almost certain to get a positive reaction. The subject might be open standards that everyone can build on. Or it could be open source software that people can tap into for immediate solutions. Or it could be open communities that help turbocharge innovation. IBM clients like ...read more


Get social with IBM Systems at InterConnect 2016

Cloud computing, Mainframes, Power servers...

IBM InterConnect 2016 is just a week away, and IBM Systems will be there at the center of the action, with tons of learning sessions, client stories, an EXPO presence and more. Whether you’re attending InterConnect in person or following the action remotely, there are numerous ways that you can stay in touch with what’s ...read more


Driving innovation through hybrid cloud with IBM Systems at InterConnect 2016

Linux on z, Mainframes, Power servers...

Are you planning to attend IBM InterConnect 2016 this month? It’s a hugely popular cloud and mobile conference and a great place for education on how to evolve your infrastructure for digital transformation. Many organizations today are looking for ways to master the cloud to their full advantage and to work with greater agility. They ...read more