IBM OpenPOWER

Power your containerized cloud with IBM

AI, Cloud computing, Data centers...

Last month, IBM announced a new on-premises offering called IBM Cloud Private. An innovative and revolutionary platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offering, IBM Cloud Private incorporates the best of open source tools, including Kubernetes container orchestration, with the unique IBM values that enterprises need to be confident in a secure, compliant and performant private cloud platform. With native ...read more


NVIDIA GTC deep learning dispatch: Day 3

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

I have to tell you, after three days of intense deep learning sessions, I’m ready for a deep sleep. Luckily, NVIDIA CEO Jenson Huang knew how to start the day off right when he announced their next GPU, Volta. To put it lightly, Volta takes GPU-accelerated computing into the stratosphere, and we’re excited about how ...read more


IBM Systems Master Inventors driving innovation for 2017

IBM has focused on innovation since the company began over a century ago, cultivating some of the world’s most influential Master Inventors along the way.  In fact, IBM received a record-breaking 8,000+ US patents in 2016 covering a diverse range of inventions. Each year, IBM Systems bestows the title of Master Inventor to those IBMers ...read more


OpenPOWER and the future of enterprise IT

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

Cognitive computing, artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning are creating a lot of excitement in enterprise IT. However, it is continuous improvement in hardware infrastructure that have made software breakthroughs in these areas possible. OpenPOWER in action I was reminded of this as I watched a project demonstration of IBM OpenPOWER hardware working with ...read more


Tencent wins big data race with OpenPOWER

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

To most people, the words “Daytona” and “Indy” evoke the need for speed. These are global events that feature drivers and teams from around the world, where legends are made on the track. But what if I told you that the latest Indy and Daytona record holder had no wheels, no drivers, and didn’t move ...read more


Tech leaders join forces to form OpenCAPI Consortium

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

Imagine the business challenges that would be solved with 10 times faster data center server performance. For those of you who design and develop technology for the data center, this has been a goal you’ve strived for and struggled to achieve due to the diminishing rate of microprocessor technology and design improvement. Until now! Something ...read more


Deep-learning training in under an hour

OpenPOWER, Power servers, Power Systems

With POWER8 and NVIDIA NVLink What do you get when you combine NVIDIA’s most advanced data center accelerator with what we think is the best CPU for big data, in a server that was built to unleash their combined performance for deep learning and HPC applications? Two weeks ago we announced the world’s first server ...read more


IBM’s new OpenPOWER LC servers

Power servers, Power Systems

Disrupt your industry without disrupting your data center Today’s digital economy is demanding and growing exponentially. This growth is driven by the explosion of data coming from social media, IoT, AR/VR and AI. All are fundamentally changing the way businesses operate and compete. The ability to harness this data from a broad number of sources ...read more