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IBM LinuxONE: Erasing Tradeoffs in the Open Source Era

The impact of Linux on our world is undeniable. Since its release 25 years ago, Linux has grown from a small community based project to a major force leading an open-source revolution. As organizations shift to the cloud, Linux figures to play an even larger role. It’s become the go-to-choice for the cloud because of […]

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Why LinuxONE? Speed, Scale, Security and Availability

 Businesses today are under immense pressure to adapt quickly to changing market conditions and innovate at an unprecedented pace. Success in the digital economy is predicated on speed, scale, security, and availability. LinuxONE leverages an architecture with a set of unmatched attributes, technologies, design practices, and capabilities that allow customers to derive unique value. This […]

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Why Open Source? Agile infrastructure designed for extreme performance

 To satisfy all constituents, innovation must address multiple requirements simultaneously. Companies that thrive in today’s fast-moving climate will be the ones that are able to respond to challenges with “both/and” not “either/or.”  How do you reduce costs AND increase productivity? How do you enhance security AND provide personalized experiences? How do you respond with agility […]

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IBM Introduces LinuxONE™

International Business Machines Corp. (IBM)  has  launched Linux-only mainframe servers called LinuxONE.  The severs include LinuxONE Emperor for large enterprises and Rockhopper for mid-size businesses. IBM said LinuxONE  Emperor can scale up to 8,000 virtual machines or thousands of containers, which would be the most for any single Linux system.   The LinuxONE Emperor system […]

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Support always-on services with IBM z Systems

In today’s hyperconnected world, it’s no longer enough to have a digital presence like a mobile channel or e-commerce website. The extra mile to strive for is interactive engagement at a cognitive level through bi-directional communication and always-on services. This type of engagement should be achievable no matter what the preferred medium is, whether face-to-face, […]

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Differentiating your business in the cognitive computing era

“Data will be your basis of competitive advantage.” – Ginni Rometty, President and CEO, IBM These are exciting times for enterprise systems and clients alike. As the virtualization and Linux product manager working on IBM z Systems, I tip my hat to IBM z System’s steadfast performance and longevity that has lasted decades. What has […]

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Key Information Systems tackles cloud demands with IBM Power Systems

At Key Information Systems Inc. (KeyInfo), almost all the opportunities we’re working on today, and the conversations we’re having with clients, are in relation to hybrid cloud. Businesses are looking to get the right combination of services to meet their needs within whatever constraints they have around security, cost, performance and so on. We are […]

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