Open source on IBM LinuxONE: The foundation for next-gen apps and data agility

The LinuxONE open source server has been masterfully engineered to run open source databases and cloud software with the speed, scalability and reliability your customers expect with the unmatched security and privacy their data requires.

Leading open source software runs better on LinuxONE. Period.

Analytics and cognitive

  • Apache Spark
  • Elasticsearch
  • TensorFlow


  • Hyperledger Fabric


  • MariaDB
  •  MongoDB
  • PostgreSQL


  • Go
  •  PHP
  •  Python
  •  Ruby
  • Swift

Linux distributions

  • Red Hat
  • SUSE
  • Ubuntu


  • Chef
  •  Juju
  • OpenStack
  • Puppet


  • node.JS
  • Apache Tomcat
  • OpenJDK

Virtualization and containers

  • Docker
  • Kubernetes
  • KVM

Realize faster-time-to-value with open source on LinuxONE


LinuxONE has hardware crypto on every processor to protect against internal and external threats. Pervasive encryption protects 100% of your data, while key protection is enabled by the firmware.

Performance and scalability

LinuxONE uses the faster commercially available processors and dedicated I/O processors to deliver better performance and massive scalability.

Agility and Flexibility

Get up and running 2.8X faster and 7.41X better resilience on LinuxONE compared to other platforms. (1)

Transform your enterprise on LinuxONE: the servers built for open source software and databases

IBM LinuxONE Emperor II

Extreme scalability

This top-of-the-line open source LinuxONE server is designed to help you deliver premium cloud and database services with pervasive encryption, lightning speed and massive scalability.

IBM LinuxONE Rockhopper II

Big throughput in a standardized rack

The newest LinuxONE open source server offers similar advanced capabilities to the Emperor II – and is sized to fit any data center, from a cloud service provider to an established bank.

Learn Forward

Connects presenters and audiences through interactive presentations to increase real-time engagement.

Beijing Institute of Technology

Empowers students and researchers to build blockchain solutions on a high-performing platform for Hyperledger.

The Plastic Bank

New banking system uses ultra-secure blockchain on LinuxONE to help reduce ocean plastic and empower citizens of developing nations.

SUSE + LinuxONE security

Cloud security with IBM LinuxONE and SUSE Linux Enterprise 15

DBaaS + LinuxONE security

DBaaS security with IBM LinuxONE and MongoDB

Ubuntu + LinuxONE security

Container security with IBM LinuxONE and Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

TCO calculator

See how much you can save by running your workloads on LinuxONE.

The time to differentiate and innovate is now.

See what Open Source on LinuxONE can mean for your enterprise.


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