Why scale on IBM vs. commodity architecture?

There are limits to what commodity architectures can do, especially when you face surges in demand and don’t have room for downtime. According to IDC, IBM has the servers with the flexibility to realize your multicloud strategy.

Meet the scalable servers of IBM

IBM Power Systems scale-out servers

A scale-out infrastructure that lets you grow as you go – with servers that fit in your data center, work well with emerging apps, and provide flexibility and value for a variety of workloads.

IBM Power Systems accelerated servers

IBM® Power System™ Accelerated Compute Series combines cutting-edge AI innovation data with the dependability IT requires, so that you can deploy data-intensive workloads with confidence.

IBM Hyperconverged Systems

IBM Hyperconverged Systems powered by Nutanix centralizes management of servers, storage and software, eliminating the need for stand-alone storage systems.


IBM z14 rapidly responds to changes in business demands by reallocating resources automatically based on priorities, and by quickly and efficiently deploying new services.


The IBM LinuxONE platform uses a trusted open source server approach to deliver the highest quality of service for cloud workloads, including protection against internal and external threats.


Case study: Evertec

The Caribbean’s largest processing company migrated to virtualization on IBM Z.

Case study: SinfoniaRx

A healthcare services company saved $1 billion and improved patient outcomes with IBM LinuxONE’s scale and performance.

Case study: CipherHealth

CipherHealth improved reliability and reduced costs by migrating to on-premises infrastructure based on IBM Power Systems.

Case study: JORI

Furniture manufacturer JORI created a web-based 3D configurator on IBM i, helping them close more sales and accelerate manufacturing.