What is IBM Cloud Pak for Data System?

IBM Cloud Pak™ for Data System is an all-in-one cloud-native Data and AI platform in a box that provides a pre-configured, governed and secure environment to collect, organize and analyze data. Built on the Red Hat® OpenShift® Container Platform, IBM Cloud Pak for Data System enables you to take advantage of a broad set of data and AI services and integrate them quickly into applications to accelerate innovation.

This hyper-converged system combines storage, compute, networking and software into plug-and-play nodes and speeds private cloud deployment to a matter of hours. A single intuitive dashboard simplifies software and hardware management, and you can benefit from a flexible pay-as-you-go capacity model.

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Simplify deployment

Rapidly stand up a new private cloud data and AI platform, behind the firewall, in a matter of hours.

Scale to fit your needs

Get pay-as-you-grow capacity with plug-and-play hardware nodes and an intuitive software app store.

Unify IT asset management

Simplify software and system management with a unified and intuitive dashboard.

Overcome data silos

Seamlessly connect and integrate data across all clouds.

Leverage optimized hardware

Get integrated field-programmable gate array (FPGA) hardware acceleration for AI inference that supports common data and AI use cases and workloads.

Red Hat in a box

Running natively on Red Hat OpenShift, IBM Cloud Pak for Data System helps enable you to set up a Red Hat-based private cloud.

Learn how to support all your data and AI needs

Do you have a cohesive data strategy and architecture to support all your data and AI needs? Read the IBM Cloud Pak for Data System solution brief to learn how you can quickly scale and deploy a complete private cloud in a matter of hours, for your enterprise data and AI architecture.

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Next steps

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  • See the IBM Cloud Pak for Data capabilities first hand.