Mainframe security
Strengthen mainframe security and protect your business data against cyber threats with IBM zSystems
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Cyber resiliency for today and the future

With the cyber resilient IBM z16™, you are prepared for a constantly evolving cybersecurity landscape. Protect your data from “harvest now, decrypt later” quantum attacks and mitigate the impact of disasters. Automate and simplify your compliance audit readiness to lower cost and risk. And be ready when new cybersecurity challenges arise.

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Reduce business risk

By enforcing security policy and using best practices, your organization can reduce risks to your business operations.

Closed-loop protection

A secure mainframe solution provides closed-loop, automated security intelligence and threat remediation.

Streamline governance

Simplify provisioning, governance and authorization of users, groups and resources with mainframe security.

Protect data

Comprehensive encryption and access control help guard your organization’s essential data.


Case studies

Atruvia AG

Reducing the impact of data breaches to safeguard clients’ reputations and economic stability.

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Banco Bradesco

Processing 1.5 billion monthly banking transactions for 72 million customers with security and agility.

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Keeping customer data secure and in compliance with regulations while improving service levels.

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Next steps


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Mainframe security portal

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