On a Smarter Planet, strengthening customer experiences is key to driving competitive advantage and growth. Exciting new System z capabilities can help organizations innovate, differentiate and deliver greater value – and do it all with a level of efficiency, economics and trust unmatched in the industry.
With this announcement, IBM extends the zEnterprise portfolio with a new entry point for enterprise computing, the IBM zEnterprise BC12, new innovations for the IBM zEnterprise EC12, new releases of z/OS and z/VM, new industry solutions and capabilities supporting cloud, analytics, mobile and security.
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Introducing the IBM zEnterprise® BC12:
Extending zEnterprise capabilities to enterprises of all sizes
The newest member of the IBM® zEnterprise® System family is the IBM zEnterprise BC12 (zBC12), designed as an entry point for enterprise computing. It delivers new innovations and enhanced capabilities to provide competitive advantage in the areas of cloud, analytics, mobile and security, as well as significant improvements in packaging, performance and scalability over prior generations.
New technology innovations for IBM zEnterprise EC12
Improve service, simplify management, reduce costs, mitigate risks and support growth
IBM zEnterprise EC12 announcement, our new enhancements maximize business value with extended capabilities for optimized hybrid computing through the zEnterprise BladeCenter Extension (zBX), new server-to-server networking using RoCE exploitation and new compression acceleration to help reduce latency. IBM zAware and Flash Express continue to improve availability. System z specialty engines deliver greater efficiencies and improve mainframe economics.Building on the recent
New operating system releases
New operating system releases support enhanced analytics, cloud and security capabilities
z/OS® V2.1 helps you innovate with operational analytics and secured private clouds alongside traditional workloads, providing outstanding qualities of service. New z/OS® Management Facility (z/OSMF) V2.1, extends software management and configuration to new heights.
z/VM 6.3 now supports HiperDispatch for efficient CPU utilization, up to 1TB of real memory and a 4x increase in virtual servers per LPAR, enabling more virtual servers in a single footprint than any other platform. z/VM 6.3 is also enabled for OpenStack, providing a ubiquitous IaaS open cloud architecture.
New industry solutions and capabilities for analytics, cloud, mobile and security
New zEnterprise industry solutions
Our new industry solutions deliver on key business requirements such as predicting risks, managing regulatory compliance and improving citizen services.
Data ready solutions:
Turn information into actionable insights to personalize and expand customer offerings and services.
Cloud ready solutions:
Provide effective administration of services and rapid development of new offerings at lower costs.
Mobile ready solutions:
Provide real-time access to information with anytime, anywhere service delivery.
Security ready solutions:
Strengthen customer trust by ensuring protection and availability of client data for critical business processes
Browse z Systems
Events and webcasts
System z Technical University at Enterprise Systems 2013
Attend IBM Enterprise Systems 2013 event in Orlando, FL. October 21-25.
Mainframe's role in the cloud
Learn about the role that mainframes play in enterprise cloud computing
2013 IBM zEnterprise Technology Summit
Gain insight that you can take action on with the latest innovations in mainframe technology.
The New zEnterprise – A Cost-Busting Platform
Learn about the new advanced features of the zEC12 and why zEnterprise is an ideal platform for business-critical information.
SHARE in Boston
Reserve your spot early for SHARE in Boston, August 11-16, 2013 at the Hynes Convention Center.
The next generation zEnterprise (replay)
Hear IBM leaders and experts discuss the next generation of zEnterprise
IBM Systems events
Attend an upcoming IBM Systems or Smarter Computing event near you!
System z software events
Attend an upcoming System z software event, telecon or webcast
System z #MainframeDebate
Join a Q&A on Twitter with System z executives and experts!
ISV testimonials on zEnterprise
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