IBM Journey to Hybrid Cloud with IBM Z

Journey to hybrid cloud with IBM Z content solution

Building your hybrid cloud with IBM Z® provides innovative data privacy, security, and cyber resiliency, a cloud-native experience, and speed to modernization by leveraging universal skills and tooling.

This content solution page includes use cases and technical resources to help you on your journey to hybrid cloud with IBM Z.

Big Picture: Journey to hybrid cloud with IBM Z


1. Explore cloud capabilities with limited disruption. Define goals.

Business challenges: Agility is constrained by skills, budget, and resistance to change across the business.

Value: Reduce business risk.


2. Adopt a hybrid cloud strategy. Take initial steps to implement it.

Business challenges: Technology choices drive strategy. Different solutions across silos and architectures prevent cloud expansion.

Value: Foster universal skills and standards.


3. Optimize your hybrid cloud to maximize results. Business choices drive strategy.

Business challenges: Connecting and integrating the components across platforms and architectures.

Value: Achieve business agility and flexibility.

How to get started with Journey to hybrid cloud with IBM Z

Technical resources for Journey to hybrid cloud with IBM Z

The Cloud You Want for Enterprise Agility

Cloud Native Development with IBM Z

Application Delivery Foundation for IBM Z

z/OS Cloud Broker Db2 Use Case

z/OS Cloud Broker WebSphere Liberty Profile Use Case

Running Linux on IBM Z and LinuxONE

What's new

February 26. 2021

Updates were made to reflect the change to the name of the content solution about the developer experience, which is now Developer experience for hybrid cloud with IBM Z.

February 12. 2021

Links to a new content solution about the developer experience were added.

The Management tab in the How to get started section was updated.

December 11. 2020

Links to several other pages were added.

A use case for IBM Data Privacy Passports was added to the Protect tab of the How to get started on hybrid cloud with IBM Z section.

The Data Privacy Passports content solution was added to the Content Solutions tab of the technical Resources section.