Linux servers

Building the workforce for the cognitive era

Mainframes are the core infrastructure system for many of the world’s leading businesses, including 92 of the top 100 global banks, the 10 top insurers and 18 of the top 25 retailers. Given the importance of these systems to their businesses, clients often ask what IBM is doing to help ensure a strong pipeline of […]

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10 reasons to choose LinuxONE, as told by penguins

Better value, lower cost. Any penguin can tell you why LinuxONE is the best choice for your Linux workloads. 1. Agility & flexibility: Take a leap into the age of flexibility! You’ll land on your feet with application portability and scalability, and be ready to take your business to the next level. 2. Scalability: It’s […]

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IBM Power Systems offers choice for SAP HANA with RedHat

In just a little over two years nearly 1000 clients have chosen the IBM Power Systems  platform for their SAP HANA workloads. Why are they choosing the Power Systems platform? We believe it’s due to flexibility and choice.  The flexibility to virtualize up to 8 production SAP HANA LPARs (logical partitions), to run mixed workloads, […]

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IBM Systems: your hybrid IT infrastructure enabler

Many of our clients could conclude that typical hybrid cloud services seem incomplete; that is, up until now. While hosted private cloud (single tenant) and public cloud (multi-tenant) meet cloud computing requirements, many enterprises still need cloud-based hybrid IT solutions. Enterprises continue to adopt cloud services for a variety of workloads. However, challenges including transaction […]

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3 critical security issues for the modern enterprise

Security continues to be a top concern keeping IT leaders up at night. With good reason – the impact of security breaches can include remediation costs, reputation damage and reduced customer confidence. What can leaders do to protect their data without sacrificing business agility? In August 2017, IBM commissioned Forrester to conduct a survey of […]

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Power Systems: the open innovation platform

CEOs know that business technology is in a state of perpetual motion, and trendsetting innovation is often a collaborative effort that will engage multiple business partners. Achieving digital transformation success in today’s hypercompetitive environment also requires an open ecosystem — one that includes flexible capabilities that adapt to specific IT needs. CIOs and CTOs crave […]

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Taking security to the next frontier

From time to time, we invite industry thought leaders to share their opinions and insights on current technology trends to the In The Making blog. The opinions in these blogs are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of IBM. Attackers always have the upper hand on the information security battlefield. They can […]

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Have your lake and swim in it too

Looking around the industry, it is clear that many organizations are focused on providing an enterprise-wide data access strategy, notably through the creation of a “data lake.” The data lake methodology focuses on copying all data from across the enterprise into a single, centralized repository.  The data lake is usually hosted on a scalable clustered […]

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PowerAI: The World’s Fastest Deep Learning Solution Among Leading Enterprise Servers

Over the past several weeks, my IBM colleagues have written about our progress porting and optimizing popular deep learning frameworks for the most advanced platform for accelerated computing in the enterprise, the IBM S822LC for HPC. Today I am pleased to announce another major milestone: the creation of the world’s fastest deep learning solution among […]

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