IBM z/OS Cloud Broker content solution

Welcome to the z/OS Cloud Broker content solution, your homepage for technical resources.

z/OS Cloud Broker provides self-service access to z/OS® resources. Application developers can integrate provisioned z/OS resources into cloud-native applications directly through the cloud platform by binding the z/OS services and applications together.

Big Picture: IBM z/OS Cloud Broker

deploy and register

Cloud administrators complete the z/OS Cloud Broker deployment process.

get self-service access

Application developers receive self-service access to z/OS computing resources through OpenShift Container Platform.

connect z/OS resources

Application developers connect z/OS resources to the Kubernetes ecosystem.

How to get started with IBM z/OS Cloud Broker

Technical resources for IBM z/OS Cloud Broker

z/OS Cloud Broker Overview

z/OS Cloud Broker Db2 Use Case

z/OS Cloud Broker CICS Use Case

z/OS Cloud Broker WLP Use Case

z/OS Cloud Broker z/OS Connect Use Case

What's new

June 18, 2021

The link for Learn about how z/OS Cloud Broker enables z/OS resource consumption, on the Other resources tab in the Technical resources section, was updated to find the article in the archives of the new IBM Z Hot Topics website.

April 27, 2021

A new overview video was added. Watch the video here.

March 19, 2021

In the Technical resources section, a link was added to the Journey to Hybrid Cloud with IBM Z content solution.

December 14, 2020

z/OS Cloud Broker version 1.3.0 is now available. Page content has been updated to reflect version 1.3.0. Read the announcement letter here.

August 27, 2020

Added z/OS Cloud Broker z/OS Connect Use Case video to the multimedia tab in the technical resources section.

June 26, 2020

Added z/OS Cloud Broker WLP Use Case video to the multimedia tab in the technical resources section.

May 22, 2020

z/OS Cloud Broker version 1.2.0 now available with support for Cloud Foundry.

June 27, 2019

Overview video added to overview section.

Dec. 13, 2019

OpenShift documentation now available in Knowledge Center.