IBM zEnterprise 114

The zEnterprise™ 114 is IBM’s premier midrange “systems of systems” platform for integrated, centrally managed workload deployment. It is designed, priced and right sized as an on ramp for any growing business looking to exploit mainframe technologies for IT efficiencies and competitive business advantage.


Infrastructure to support blades for the zEnterprise.

Unified Resource Manager

Provides a single management view of zEnterprise resources.


At the core of the zEnterprise® System for mid sized and small enterprises is the zEnterprise 114 (z114) — offering new levels of freedom and a whole new world of capabilities for a broader set of businesses, delivering the scalability, flexibility, and breakthrough performance you need — at a lower capacity and attractive entry price point you want.

With extensive growth options, industry-leading virtualisation and consolidation capabilities, the z114 continues the heritage in mainframe qualities of service with a more granular cost structure and significant improvements in packaging, performance and total system scalability over prior generations. The z114 is powered by up to 14 microprocessors running at 3.8 GHz and delivers up to 18 percent improvement in performance per core and up to 12 percent increase in total system capacity for z/OS®, z/VM®, and Linux on System z workloads compared to its predecessor, the z10™ BC. With 130 available capacity settings and granular cost structure offered across two models, you have the freedom to choose the right capacity setting for your needs with the flexibility to scale on demand as workload demands increase. And as a highly workload-optimised system, the z114 extends the unique value of hybrid computing capabilities to businesses of all sizes for integrated, centrally managed workload deployment — all within an environmentally friendly footprint .

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