IBM Cloud Infrastructure Center details

Efficient infrastructure management and provisioning

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 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 Terraform, Red Hat CloudForms®, or Ansible®.

Integrate via OpenStack compatible APIs

The built-in OpenStack compatible APIs allow for vendor-agnostic IaaS management, easy integration to Cloud automation tools, such as IBM Cloud Automation Manager or VMware vRealize Automation/Orchestration, and no platform specific skill requirements.

Discovery of virtual machines

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

Image management for faster deployments

Capture and manage a library of virtual machine images to quickly deploy a virtual machine environment by launching a stored image from the library.

Accelerate cloud deployments

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Develop and deploy cloud native applications faster and more effectively with IBM Cloud Paks® and Red Hat OpenShift.