IBM PowerLinux solution briefs

See how ISV applications are supporting IBM PowerLinux servers to leverage Industry standard Linux, solutions tuned to the task.

Fixstars Yellow Dog Appliance on IBM PowerLinux servers (PDF, 429KB)

Advanced image processing in medical and industrial applications, scientific simulations, and open source infrastructure services on PowerLinux.

Information Builders WebFOCUS Business Intelligence on IBM PowerLinux servers (PDF, 1.10 MB)

Business analytics running on IBM PowerLinux servers that empowers accurate decision making in a big data world.

Midrange Performance Group Power Navigator for PowerLinux capacity planning and migrations (PDF, 988KB)

Midrange Performance Group (MPG) and International Data Corporation (IDC) have teamed up to create a method and tool set to Plan, configure, and manage PowerLinux and other OS server upgrades, consolidations and cross-vendor migrations with unfaltering confidence.

Storix Backup Administrator on IBM PowerLinux servers (PDF, 1.12 MB)

One-step bare-metal restore supports super-fast recovery, cloning and migrations on IBM PowerLinux servers - no need to reinstall the operating system.

SugarCRM on IBM PowerLinux servers (PDF, 740KB)

Take advantage of the of SugarCRM and the IBM PowerLinux platform and enjoy the openness, flexibility, and cost advantage of Linux, coupled with the robustness and scalability of the IBM Power Systems platform.

SEP sesam on PowerLinux servers (PDF, 742KB)

Pneuhage Group needed a highly secure, reliable and manageable way to back up its data and applications that also supported flexible, incremental recovery. SEP AG, IBM and SAP AG worked with its IT team on a best-practices installation of SEP sesam Advanced Server on a PowerLinux platform.

TerraEchos Kairos on IBM PowerLinux servers (PDF, 1.14MB)

A world leader in stream computing harnesses the power of real-time associative analytics for extreme workflow optimization in the big data arena.

IBM Power Systems hardware is at the heart of enabling major business and industry transformations fueled by the explosive growth of big data and analytics. Power Systems help organizations drive faster business insights with industry leading performance, scalability and virtualization flexibility.

Operating systems

Power servers deliver flexibility and choice of operating systems to enable your business to select the best applications for your business needs. Whether running 1, 2, or all 3 - coupled with PowerVM, they maximise the benefit of Power Systems in your business.

System software

IBM's integrated approach to developing Systems and Systems Software stacks together delivers maximum utilisation, availability, and flexibility helping you deliver new advantages in your business.


IBM and IBM Business Partner solutions exploit key benefits in Power Systems that help you deliver new capabilities and new competitive advantages to your business.

Migrate to Power

Over the last five years thousands of Oracle and HP UNIX clients have migrated to POWER. Learn how Power Systems has helped them improve their business performance, reduce risk, and establish a more secure future.


Companies embracing Smarter Computing are implementing IT infrastructure based on the IBM Power Systems platform that is designed for data, tuned to the task and managed with cloud technologies. With Power Systems, businesses can outpace their competitors by delivering services faster, differentiate their offerings by delivering higher quality services, and turn operational cost into investment opportunity by delivering services with superior economics.

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