IBM z14

IBM and SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 deliver breakthrough security

Cloud computing, Encryption, Linux systems...

The latest major release of SUSE Linux Enterprise includes improved security, performance and virtualization optimizations for IBM’s new z14 and LinuxONE servers. SUSE Linux Enterprise 15 is now available – focusing on simplifying traditional & containerized infrastructures and making IT more efficient. SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for z Systems and LinuxONE is part of the ...read more


The IBM Z cloud-ready data center dream is now available

Cloud computing, Data centers, Encryption...

Today IBM announces the availability of its cloud-ready IBM z14 based on a single-frame design, originally unveiled in April 2018. In response to the desires of cloud service providers, managed service providers and enterprise customers, the now broadly-available IBM Z mainframe features a 19-inch industry-standard rack that fits neatly onto just two data center floor ...read more


No worries with pervasive encryption

Data security, Encryption, Mainframes...

Where to put my diamond earrings? I stared intently at the safe in my hotel room. And once again I pondered what the right answer was. Do I take the few valuables I own and place them in the safe, figure out what code to use, hope I remember my code, and hope the safe ...read more


Reinventing DevOps: Continuous delivery and the database

DevOps, Mainframes, Servers

From time to time, we invite industry thought leaders to share their opinions and insights on current technology trends to the IBM Systems IT Infrastructure blog. The opinions in these blogs are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of IBM. Modern software development teams have adopted a continuous delivery approach based upon ...read more


‘Twas the night before Go Live

Cloud computing, Data centers, DevOps...

‘Twas the night before Go Live, when all through the site, Technologies were in place to make it run right; A new cloud-based app had been rolled out with care, In hopes that customers soon would be there. The whole DevOps crew was snug in their beds, While visions of gigabytes danced in their heads. ...read more


Realizing the dream: Encrypting all mainframe data

Big data & analytics, Blockchain, Data security...

The ability to encrypt all of the data for an entire application or database has been an unfulfilled dream of IT for quite some time. After all, nobody wants to be the next big name splashed across news headlines when a data breach takes place, or stiff regulatory penalties are assessed. These possibilities drive many ...read more


People: The secret sauce in IBM Z

Big data & analytics, Encryption, Mainframes...

The secret to the IBM Z mainframe’s success might not be immediately apparent. But look behind its groundbreaking features and you’ll find a global network of collaboration, from system developers in Poughkeepsie, New York, to board designers in Böeblingen, Germany. They are working directly with our clients to ensure that critical requirements are being captured. ...read more