The AIX® operating system (OS) is an open standards-based, UNIX® operating system that allows you to run the applications you want, on the hardware you want—IBM UNIX OS-based servers. AIX in combination with IBM's virtualization offerings, provides new levels of flexibility and performance to allow consolidation of workloads on fewer servers which can increase efficiency and conserve energy. AIX delivers high levels of security, integration, flexibility and reliability—essential for meeting the demands of today's information technology environments. AIX operates on the IBM systems based on Power Architecture® technology. Read more
AIX operating systems
AIX helps you to meet the demanding requirements for performance, energy efficiency, flexibility and availability in your IT environment.
AIX Enterprise Edition
AIX Enterprise Edition is a single offering that includes AIX 7 or AIX 6 (US) and key manageability products that are designed to improve availability, enhance operational efficiency, and accurately assess resource usage in a PowerVM™ (US) virtualized environment.
* According to IDC quarterly tracker reports
** Additional information on binary compatibility can be found at ibm.com/systems/power/software/aix/compatibility/ (US)
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