LinuxONE-the smarter choice

Today’s business challenge is to combine agility with a trusted foundation of security. That’s what LinuxONE gives you over x86—the ability to scale up and out in a fraction of a second with just one box, running at near-100% utilization.

Meet the LinuxONE family

IBM Emperor II

This top-of-the-line Linux system is engineered to help you deliver premium cloud services with pervasive encryption, lightning speed, and massive scalability.

IBM Rockhopper II

The newest Linux server in the LinuxONE family offers many of the Emperor II's capabilities – and is sized to fit any cloud data center, from a startup to an established bank.

Why LinuxONE compared to x86 servers?

With LinuxONE you can make applications using blockchain perform faster and more efficiently, scale vertically or horizontally without interruptions to running applications, and gain dramatic improvements in performance, security and reliability.


Systems Magazine: Why LinuxONE outperforms Linux on x86 Solutions

Learn about the cost and performance advantages of deploying on LinuxONE.

Robert Frances Group paper

Read the top 10 reasons to choose LinuxONE – security, scalability, and more.

IDC on security

Read why LinuxONE is the unrivaled platform for security.


  1. "Based on an IBM customer's data, 30 x86 servers (300 cores total) can be consolidated into 1 IBM LinuxONE Rockhopper II server (15 cores total), yielding a 20:1 core consolidation ratio and 55% lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) over 5 years."