Overview

With Enterprise Linux® on IBM® Power® Systems, you can amplify the many benefits of open source technology – reliability, security and scalability – with industry-leading cloud-native deployment options

Benefits

Linux on IBM Power Systems provides you with the blend of agility, security and resiliency you need to stay ahead.

Optimize for open source

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Leverage the OpenPOWER foundation to innovate and build a winning solution based on your POWER® infrastructure.

Build cloud-native

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Get more from your hybrid cloud by deploying your apps faster with industry-leading scalable, resilient servers.

Get the benefits of Linux on POWER

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Linux on IBM Power Systems offers an open solution stack — from hardware to OS — optimized for your hybrid cloud architecture.

Enterprise Linux server solutions

Scale-out Linux servers

Scale-out servers provide continuity for key business operations while also enabling digital transformation.

Scale-up Linux servers

Accelerate your enterprise hardware with servers that can dynamically scale compute and memory on demand.

AI Linux servers

A server infrastructure optimized for AI lets you extract accurate data from your training models.

Run SAP HANA applications with Enterprise Linux

SAP HANA servers on Linux

Discover the benefits of servers that simplify and accelerate your SAP HANA deployments.

Linux server software for hybrid cloud and virtualization

Virtualization and cloud management on OpenStack

Built on OpenStack, IBM PowerVC™ provides simplified virtualization management and cloud deployments.

Deploy and manage private clouds

Get cost-effective bundles of software offerings that enable you to seamlessly deploy and manage private clouds.

Resources

Developer resources for Linux on Power

Learn more about developing on the IBM Power architecture, get access to cloud resources,  and connect with your peers and other developers.

IBM Advance Toolchain

Get open source compilers, runtime libraries, and development tools that allow you to take advantage of the latest IBM POWER hardware features on Linux.

The Real Costs Of Planned And Unplanned Downtime

Discover what 100 IT directors in large US enterprises reveal about the reality and cost of downtime at their organizations.

2020 ITIC Reliability survey

See why IBM Power Systems is rated by ITIC as delivering the highest reliability, for the 12th year in a row.

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