IBM® z16™ technology is built to build

The new IBM z16 platform brings AI and cyber resiliency to your hybrid cloud using innovative on-chip AI inferencing and industry-first, quantum-safe technologies. With advances in hybrid cloud that make modernization less risky, it’s an essential platform for any digital transformation. Accelerate decision velocity and get the agility to move your business forward.

Built to Build: IBM z16

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On-chip AI acceleration

IBM® Telum Processor is built to enable low latency for faster insights at scale and at lower cost. Build and train AI models with open-source tools for framework interoperability.

Quantum-safe crypto discovery

Start your quantum-safe journey as you modernize with the crypto discovery capability in IBM® Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence (ADDI).

Simplified compliance

Simplify and accelerate compliance with the IBM Z Security and Compliance Center to help reduce costs and improve staff productivity.

Flexible capacity

Avoid service disruptions proactively by managing capacity across locations and transferring workloads on demand with IBM® Flexible Capacity for Cyber Resiliency.

Modernize apps

Accelerate modernization with less risk and cost with the IBM Z and Cloud Modernization Center.


Use a smaller energy footprint to reduce costs for a system that considers sustainability in every aspect of the product lifecycle.

Client success

Maintenance and flexible pricing

Upgrade your warranty

Explore warranty and maintenance options for your IBM Z systems.

Tailored Fit Pricing

See our flexible model for simpler, more economical IBM Z system pricing.

IBM Global Financing

Discover customized payment options from the industry's top IT financier.

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