linux systems

IBM Enhances LinuxONE for Hybrid Cloud Environments

Ecosystem & partners, Hybrid cloud, Linux on z...

Today IBM has announced new technology features and collaborations for its LinuxONE family of high-performance Linux systems. The enhancements will enable organizations of all sizes to develop, deploy and manage applications for the cloud simply and efficiently with robust security. IBM LinuxONE gives clients the choice they desire with the consistency they need in the ...read more


IBM LinuxONE: Erasing Tradeoffs in the Open Source Era

Linux on z, Linux servers, Linux systems...

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 ...read more


Why LinuxONE? Speed, Scale, Security and Availability

Linux on z, Linux servers, Linux systems...

 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 ...read more


Why Open Source? Agile infrastructure designed for extreme performance

Linux on z, Linux servers, Linux systems...

 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 ...read more


IBM Introduces LinuxONE™

Emperor, Linux on z, Linux servers...

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 ...read more


Support always-on services with IBM z Systems

Real-time analytics, Software, Transaction processing

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, ...read more


Differentiating your business in the cognitive computing era

Real-time analytics, Software, Transaction processing

“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 ...read more


Key Information Systems tackles cloud demands with IBM Power Systems

Linux servers, Power Systems, Workload & resource optimization

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 ...read more