The Power Systems difference

Power Systems are always built for the most demanding, data-intensive, computing on earth. Our cloud-ready servers help you unleash insight from your data pipeline – from managing mission-critical data, to managing your operational data stores and data lakes, to delivering the best server for cognitive computing. With industry leading reliability and security, our infrastructure is designed to crush the most data-intensive workloads imaginable.


Superior server performance and ROI for compute and data-intensive applications and priced to compete featuring IBM S822LC for Big Data and S822LC for Commercial Computing.

  • Runs Ubuntu, SUSE and Red Hat Linux
  • Offer PowerVM and PowerKVM virtualization options


Affordable, easy-to-deploy and energy-efficient solutions for smaller or scale-out deployment options featuring the IBM Power S8 series servers for mid-size business.

  • Supports Linux, UNIX, and IBM i workloads
  • Can be utilized as application, consolidation or standalone servers

Converged infrastructure

Simplified data center operations with best-in-class performance and unlimited scalability with flexible deployment featuring the IBM PurePower System advantage.

  • Based on open standards
  • Complete, flexible cloud infrastructure
  • Application-ready right “out of the box”


Class of system designed with ultimate resiliency, availability, security and performance featuring IBM Power System E850C, E870C and E880C for enterprise differentiation.

  • Runs AIX, IBM i and Linux
  • Is designed for up to 192 POWER8 processor cores with up to 16TBs of memory

High performance computing

Unmatched data management and performance for uncovering insights with unmatched speed and accuracy featuring IBM Power S822, ESS, S812L, S822L and S824L for extreme performance.

  • Configurable into highly scalable Linux clusters
  • For demanding workloads–genomics, finance, computational chemistry, oil and gas exploration and more

Power Systems solutions for next-generation computing

Big data and analytics

Unlock the value of your data and deliver insights faster with Power Systems and big data solutions – optimized for next-gen applications on the industry’s most scalable big data and analytics platform.

Modern data platform

Accelerate your digital transformation with modern data platforms (MDP) on Power Systems for managing and gleaning insights from all your data. All while realizing 2X price-performance over x86 options – guaranteed.


Simplify your data center operations by centralizing the management of servers, storage and software in the cloud, while delivering best-in-class performance and virtually unlimited scalability.

High performance computing

Uncover data insight with greater speed and accuracy with Power Systems – more than any other servers available. Power Systems enable scientists and HPC managers to solve massive, complex problems that were never possible before POWER8 came along.

Power Systems solutions in action

Power Systems are credited with helping Cipher promote environmental stewardship by reducing their oil reservoir simulation time by 90% while saving them 75% on hardware costs.

Check out how POWER technology helped this energy company make significant environmental progress.

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