IBM SmartCloud Entry for IBM Power Systems

First impressions

From the developerWorks archives

Nathan Edwards

Date archived: December 19, 2016 | First published: December 06, 2012

IBM® SmartCloud™ Entry for IBM Power Systems™ is an entry-level private cloud offering from IBM for IBM POWER® processor-based systems. When the required software stack is installed and configured, the ability to deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs) becomes possible through a web front end. I recently attended the IBM SmartCloud Entry for Power Systems workshop in Sydney, and was impressed by what I saw. The following article is my first impression of the product, albeit with limited exposure to its full potential.

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ArticleTitle=IBM SmartCloud Entry for IBM Power Systems