What is cloud native development?

Cloud native is less about where an application resides and more about how it is built. A cloud native application framework includes microservices, containerization, and self-provisioning architectures in a DevOps environment.

What IBM Z offers for cloud native development

Red Hat® OpenShift® and IBM Cloud Paks™
With OpenShift and IBM Cloud Paks on IBM Z® and LinuxONE you can:

  • Develop and deploy cloud-native applications faster and more effectively
  • Integrate with existing data and services
  • Enjoy the highest levels of security, reliability and availability

Build as you like

Develop z/OS apps with software such as COBOL, PL/I, HLASM, Java® and C/C++.

Develop and test faster

Develop, integrate and automate applications and data on an open platform.

Secure your apps

Protect mission-critical apps in hybrid multicloud environments.

Integrate cloud services

Securely access z/OS services with platforms such as OpenShift®.

Why IBM Z?

With IBM Z, your enterprise platform works in any cloud you choose – with the data privacy, data security, and open, industry-standard capabilities you need for mission critical workloads.

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