Welcome to Power Development Platform (PDP), Cloud for AIX, IBM i and Linux

The Power Cloud that enables developers offers no-charge remote access to IBM hardware, including IBM POWER9, IBM POWER8 and IBM POWER7+ processor-based servers on the Linux, IBM AIX and IBM i operating systems.

PDP is intended for Development, Porting and Functional testing only. For any Performance and Scalability testing, users are requested to approach local Client Briefing Centers.

Secure remote access methods

Users can access the PDP systems through the virtual private network (VPN) concentrator and associated VPN client software provided.

Technical support

We provide technical support through Live web chat, E-mail, and FAQs to the PartnerWorld member during their test period.

Feedback request

At the end of each engagement all PDP users will be requested to fill out an online feedback form to enable us to assess the offering's value and gather requirements to plan for future enhancements.