The IBM Power System S922 server — now available in a 1-socket, 1-core option to run IBM i, without VIOS, at a lower price point.

IDC discusses the benefits of IBM i 7.4

Learn a brief history of IBM i and discover the benefits of upgrading to IBM i 7.4. Find out why IDC says that upgrading is generally so simple that in many cases an organization's business partner can do it overnight.


SAIB uses Alexa to talk with IBM i

SAIB, an Italian company that manufactures chipboard, has always been ahead of the technology curve. They wanted to create an Alexa for Business "skill", or application, to improve the efficiency of their sales department. Read more in the customer story.


Key IBM i features

Availability

  • Ensures mission-critical applications remain up and running
  • Near zero downtime
  • Get work done 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year

Security

  • Enhanced security features implement latest industry standard practices
  • Protect critical business applications and data
  • New auditing capability at the Object level

Open Source

  • Industry standard Open Source environments
  • Port more applications to IBM i
  • Easily integrate with IoT, AI and Watson

Featured products

IBM PowerHA SystemMirror for i

  • Monitor availability 
  • Speed up recovery 
  • Test resilience

IBM Administration Runtime Expert for i

  • Ensures consistent performance and deployment for any workload 
  • Ships with an intuitive, easy to use GUI interface
  • Enables users to collect a wide array of information, system settings, and attributes

IBM Rational Developer for i

  • Boost developer productivity
  • Modernize your applications
  • Choose your toolset

Read what the innovators are saying

You and i – IBM i Trends and Strategies

Get the latest news and innovations in IBM i straight from Steve Will, Chief Architect for IBM i, and learn more about the strategy and planning related to the operating system and its associated products and solutions.

Db2 Web Query for i

Get illuminating information and guidance on all aspects of the Db2 Web Query product set and the use of Db2 for i for analytics, straight from Doug Mack, leader of the Analytics team within the Db2 for i Lab Services group.

iSee Video Blog

See Scott Forstie and Tim Rowe, IBM i Development Architects, explain and demonstrate favorite IBM i tools and technologies, emphasizing IBM i Services, IBM i Access Client Solutions, and Db2 for i.

Earn an IBM i community badge

The IBM i community badge program recognizes individuals who contribute regularly to the success and vitality of the IBM i community. Find out how your own skills and knowledge can earn you a badge.

User groups

Stay aligned with industry trends and connect with your IBM i peers to share user experiences, best practices and more.

Join the Large User Group (LUG) of over one hundred large companies for up-to-date technology information and work directly with the IBM i development team.

Engage with the European IBM Power Systems™ community while learning more about the latest architecture and new solutions.


Get support to maximize your open source investment

With world-class support for open source software on IBM i, you can keep your developers focused on what they do best: writing great code. With a holistic approach, your team can get support for the solution stack at any stage of software development, whether in the sandbox or in production.