The Latest Research

Companies constantly strive for IT efficiencies and savings. With new technologies and solutions IT staff can work smarter and faster. Use this latest research to help your business.


Understand the value of hybrid multicloud technology

Get a no-charge cost and value assessment for your IT environment. Explore the benefits of hybrid multicloud versus x86 on-prem and of IBM Cloud Paks versus other cloud providers.

Running a premium microservices cloud

LinuxONE and Linux on IBM Z offer a differentiated infrastructure and open standards for running a microservices cloud.

Finding an Effective DevOps Solution

Determine what DevOps solution best addresses business and IT needs with IBM IT Economics.

IBM Z technology

Why Applications Should Drive Your Infrastructure Requirements

Even within the same enterprise, application requirements can vary, resulting in the need for careful analysis of infrastructure attributes.

Moving to new technology makes financial and technical sense

Learn how IBM z15 reduces IT costs compared to earlier technologies and solves new business requirements.

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Lower the cost of new business opportunity with IBM Db2 for z/OS Data Gate.


IBM z15 Data Privacy Passports

Protect data wherever it goes and generate a projected 335% ROI.

Compression and Pervasive Encryption

z15 offers the best of both worlds. By combining on-chip compression with pervasive encryption, the cost of encryption can be reduced to practically nothing.

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IBM Z enables new capabilities for secure and efficient disaster recovery.

On-chip compression on z15 can reduce costs and save time in disaster recovery backup procedures.


Why LinuxONE outperforms Linux on x86 Solutions

Learn about the reasons behind LinuxONE outperforming Linux on x86 solutions.

Mitigating SLA penalties

How an MSP overcame unplanned downtime penalties and lowered SW costs with LinuxONE.

Additional resources

For first-time users of IBM LinuxONE, quantify the business impact of consolidating workloads from x86 servers.

Analytics & AI

Get Faster Insights with Machine Learning for z/OS

IBM Machine Learning on z/OS beats the Cloud when comparing throughput and response time in this live video demonstration.

Machine Learning Scoring on Premises or in the Cloud

Learn how organizations implementing machine learning are considering different approaches — on-prem, in the cloud, or a blend of both.

Is artificial intelligence part of your business?

AI has transformed the ability for many organizations to consume and adeptly use data to make critical business decisions. Leverage a Power Systems AI assessment to examine how AI can make a difference.

Power Systems

Why running Linux workloads on Power Systems servers reduces IT cost

Linux runs practically everywhere, but platforms still matter. Understand how running your Linux workloads on IBM Power Systems can have advantages over x86 servers.

Lower DR center costs

Hear how a retailer used Power Systems to reduce its disaster recovery center costs.

Additional resources

Determine where SAP HANA is best suited for your organization and what server architecture you should use. Ask for a no-charge assessment.

IT Economics

Reducing the carbon footprint of computing

IT operating costs, capital expenditures, migration, server upgrades, and maintenance.

Leveraging workload consolidation for lower IT costs

With workload consolidation ratios ranging from 10 to 32.5 distributed cores to one IFL, read why IT organizations consolidate to resolve data center constraints and mitigate cost.

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Motivate early adopters and maximize chargeback/revenue with user value pricing.

An IBM IT Economics assessment

Evaluate technical and economic differences between your existing environment and alternative solutions

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IT operating costs, capital expenditures, migration, server upgrades, maintenance.

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Business values (KPIs) and qualities of service (SLAs, security, resiliency, serviceability).

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Workload consolidation, server utilization and performance efficiencies.

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Return on investment and payback period.

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Total cost savings over multiple years.

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Modernization with hybrid cloud.