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 as-needed, as well as provisioning of Red Hat, SUSE, and Canonical Linux distributions, and of Red Hat OpenShift® Container Platform clusters via the deployment of Red Hat CoreOS as part of Red Hat OpenShift.

Fast deployments via image provisioning

Working with images

Quickly deploy a virtual machine environment by launching it from the image library, filled with captured images from virtual machines.

Industry-standard user experience

Provides industry-standard user experience to define, deploy, and manage the lifecycle of virtual infrastructure for all types of containerized and non-containerized workloads, to automate via a self-service portal, and integrate across the enterprise.

Self-service portal for end users

End users can easily provision predefined virtual machine instances as required to do their work via the self-service portal coming with Cloud Infrastructure Center.

Integrate via OpenStack compatible APIs

Getting started with APIs

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

Accelerate cloud deployments

Deploy Red Hat OpenShift clusters via the deployment 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.

New features with 1.1.5

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  • Live Guest Relocation for IBM z/VM virtual machines
  • Red Hat KVM based on secure execution protection
  • Attaching persistent storage to multiple z/VM virtual machines
  • Allocation-based chargeback of metrics captured by Cloud Infrastructure Center

Gain agility and flexibility

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