Scale out, scale up, and scale within with Linux on Power
Linux® on Power offers choice and flexibility to scale your business. With industry standard Linux from Red Hat or SUSE, optimise your workloads for emerging business challenges.
See how POWER could deliver services faster, with higher quality and superior economics.
Download the whitepaper to demonstrate the benefits of Linux on Power.
Big data analytics
Deliver actionable insights faster - PowerLinux big data solutions are optimised for analytics on data-in-motion and data-at-rest.
Reduce acquisition costs - deploying application services on PowerLinux combines value priced POWER servers with critical infrastructure applications.
Industry application solutions
Differentiate in a crowded market - applications deployed on PowerLinux can be customised to your needs, and hardened against failures.
A Linux-only one-socket server supporting a single four-, six-, or eight-core POWER7+ processor modules in a dense, 2U rack-
optimised form factor.
A Linux-only two-socket server supporting 16 POWER7+ cores in a dense, 2U rack-
optimised form factor.
A Linux-only four-socket server that supports up to 32 cores with in a 5U rack-optimised form factor.
PowerLinux systems software – built on POWER
IBM PowerLinux Solution Editions are built on POWER, and include PowerVM server virtualisation (US) and Systems Director VMControl virtual server management (US). They deliver trusted, state of the art technology at the small, mid, and enterprise computing levels, and are broadly deployed in production environments worldwide. These value-priced servers compete with x86 servers on cost, while delivering greater performance, higher utilisation, and superior availability.
Customer stories are based on information provided by customers and illustrates how one organisation uses IBM products. Many factors have contributed to the results and benefits described. IBM does not guarantee comparable results elsewhere.
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“With PowerLinux, IBM brings four big things to the table that are good for Linux: competition, commitment, code, and cool technology.”
Jim Zemlin, Executive Director
The Linux Foundation
"The POWER architecture brings choice to customers, a core value proposition from Red Hat."
Jim Totton, VP and GM of Platform Business Unit, Red Hat
"The time for PowerLinux is now."
Michael Miller, VP Global Alliances and Marketing, SUSE
IBM wins “Best Linux Server Vendor” Award