Why IBM mainframe for cloud?
Cloud is fast becoming the new infrastructure model and IBM z Systems delivers enterprise-grade qualities of service for the most demanding workloads and environments in the market. Deploying your cloud on the new z13 can dramatically improve efficiency and economics, up to 49% lower total cost of ownership than x86 private cloud, all while delivering the trust and confidence of unmatched security and reliability on IBM z Systems.
Reinventing enterprise IT for digital business
z Systems: The ideal foundation for a secure cloud for data
Managed Service Providers:
Gaining operational efficiency and competitive advantage
Half the cost of a typical major cloud provider
IBM z Systems
IBM zEnterprise cloud solutions
An easy to deploy and use cloud management software offering based on OpenStack with IBM enhancements and support for enhanced private / hybrid cloud and Service Provider solutions.
IBM Enterprise Cloud System (US)
A complete OpenStack based converged solution for rapid and secure cloud deployments. Includes IBM server, storage, software and services.
Cloud Management Suite for z Systems
Dynamic provisioning for business-critical workloads with the added capability for monitoring performance and backup of associated data.
IBM Entry Cloud Configuration for SAP Solutions on z Systems V2 (PDF, 1.26MB)
Combine technology and services to automate, standardize, and speed up day to day operations for SAP with this cloud enablement offering
IBM Wave for z/VM
Unleash the power of z/VM virtualization, improve productivity, simplify management, and accelerate the journey to cloud with IBM Wave for z/VM.
Cloud Ready for Linux on z Systems (PDF, 39KB)
Software based cloud service delivery with integrated provisioning, monitoring, service catalog & service desk, storage management, and high availability.
IBM zEnterprise Starter Edition for Cloud for Government (PDF, 4.02MB)
IBM® Smarter City Solutions on Cloud enables cities to intelligently connect city events and data in their jurisdictions through a single integrated solution.
Corners the MSP market with full spectrum hybrid cloud services
First National Bank of South Africa
Pre-integrated infrastructure for enterprise cloud: Ready to go in hours
The New York Municipal Shared Services connects cities to fuel growth
Business Connexion, Africa's largest IT service provider, makes the impossible possible
IBM Smarter Computing: Cloud Ready on z System
Trusted cloud. Simply delivered.
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