The IBM® z/VM® hypervisor is a virtualization technology platform for two of the industry's best-of-breed environments – IBM Z® and IBM LinuxONE server. IBM z/VM supports the Linux, IBM z/OS®, IBM z/VSE® and IBM z/TPF operating systems. Long recognized as a robust hypervisor, z/VM virtualization enables a highly secure and scalable infrastructure for enterprise cloud and Linux deployment along with all kinds of applications.
The IBM® Cloud Infrastructure Center is an IaaS offering that provides a consistent, industry-standard user experience to define, instantiate, and manage the lifecycle of virtual infrastructure, deployment of images, and policies to maximize resource utilization. It provides simplified infrastructure management for compute, network, and storage resources, and cloud deployments for IBM z/VM® and Red Hat® Enterprise Linux KVM based Linux virtual machines. It also delivers the foundation for scalable IaaS cloud management on IBM Z® and IBM LinuxONE servers, including the integration to higher-level cloud automation tools.