Building the Open Enterprise

Leveraging Red Hat Enterprise Linux, OpenShift and Ansible on IBM Z

Integrate into your hybrid cloud for agile applications

IBM® z/OS® Cloud Broker™ integrates z/OS-based services and resources into your private cloud platform for a modern cloud native experience. This is the first software product to provide access to z/OS services within the private cloud platforms such as Red Hat OpenShift® for consumption by the broader development community.

It enables organizations to protect and leverage their IBM Z® investments through integration with their hybrid multicloud environments and strategies. Organizations and developers can quickly create, modernize, deploy, and manage applications within the security of their firewall.

Benefits

Cloud agility

Get self-service access to z/OS resources with no special skills required, driving innovation and value for your company.

Leverage existing IT investments

Integrate your existing IBM Z hardware/middleware resources. Protect the infrastructure investments running within your data center and the skills of the professionals supporting it.

Keep control of z/OS assets

You'll have 100% control over access and levels of use to all z/OS resources.

Key features of IBM z/OS Cloud Broker

  • Integrate z/OS resources with Red Hat OpenShift platform
  • Use z/OS resources without needing special skills
  • Get the safety/security/control of on-premises private cloud
  • Leverage experience and trust in existing IT investments