IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center details

Efficient infrastructure management and provisioning

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Delivers fundamental compute, network, and storage resources to consumers on-demand, enabling the ability to scale and shrink resources on an as-needed basis, as well as provisioning of Red Hat, SUSE, and Canonical Linux distributions, and Red Hat CoreOS as part of Red Hat OpenShift® Container Platform.

Industry-standard user experience

Provides industry-standard user experience to define, initiate, and manage the lifecycle of a virtual infrastructure via a self-service portal and automated deployments using Red Hat CloudForms®, Red Hat Ansible®, or Terraform.

Integrate via OpenStack compatible APIs

Getting started with APIs

The built-in OpenStack compatible APIs allow for vendor-agnostic IaaS management and easy integration to cloud management tools, such as IBM Cloud Paks®, Red Hat tooling or VMware vRealize Automation, without platform specific skill requirements.

Discovery of virtual machines

Learn how to work with virtual machines

Discovery and onboarding of pre-existing virtual machines to be managed by Cloud Infrastructure Center.

Image management for faster deployments

Working with images

Captures virtual machine images and manages the related image library to quickly deploy a virtual machine environment by launching from a library.

Accelerate cloud deployments

Read the solution brief (PDF, 43 KB)

Deploy of Red Hat CoreOS as part of Red Hat OpenShift to develop and deploy cloud native applications faster and more effectively with IBM Cloud Paks.

Gain agility and flexibility

IBM flexible payment plans help align infrastructure investments with workload needs.