IBM® Power Systems™ with POWER8™ technology provide a price for performance advantage through higher utilization, lower acquisition cost, better performance for data and analytics workloads, and the ability to flexibly add compute resources on demand
Open and extensible virtualization and cloud management solutions provide a scalable, adaptable and resilient foundation for public and private clouds
Power Systems are optimized to handle delivery of business-critical big data, analytics and cloud delivery services with exceptional performance and security
As the world changes and IT plays an increasingly critical role, organizations are seeking to respond more quickly to changing business demands by transforming the way IT capabilities are consumed and delivered. Cloud computing can streamline service delivery, and improve IT economics through automation and higher utilization of resources.
IT organizations are looking to move to more agile methods but are facing challenges with:
Management of rapid data growth, regulatory compliance, information integrity and security concerns—all while trying to control continuously rising IT costs
Lack of agility in the face of rapid, unprecedented changes in markets, service demands and stakeholder expectations
Static islands of computing resources which result in inefficiencies and underutilized asset