Linux on IBM System z

Linux on IBM System z

Open source technologies + IBM System z = Innovation

Linux on System z offers a uniquely powerful solution to help organizations meet tomorrow's IT demands with data center simplicity, trusted operations and unrivaled economics.

LINUX. JOURNAL. 2013 Readers Choice

IBM wins Linux Journal Readers' Choice: Best Linux Server Vendor

Why open source?

73% of mission-critical workloads run on Linux

What we offer

Featured offerings

New! IBM InfoSphere BigInsights for Linux on System z

Put the power of Hadoop to use on the industry’s most reliable, scalable and available high performance platform. Turn large, complex data volumes into insights with operational efficiency, advanced analytics, and exploration.

New! Elastic Storage for Linux on System z

Elastic Storage, based on IBM GPFS technology, ensures fast data access, end-to-end availability, reliability and integrity.

IBM Enterprise Cloud System

A complete OpenStack based converged solution for rapid and secure cloud deployments

IBM Cloud Management Suite for System z

Provide dynamic provisioning for business-critical workloads

Solution Edition for Enterprise Linux

Using new attractive pricing to consolidate and deploy Linux workloads

Enterprise Linux Server

A simple and economic way to master IT complexity

IBM Wave for z/VM

Empowered virtualization management facilitating an easier transition to private cloud

z/VM - Efficiency at Scale

New functionality to increase scalability and consolidation ratios

Case studies



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NY Municipal Shared Services

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Government agencies are empowering citizens through technology.

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SinfoniaRx fuels growth with Enterprise Linux Server

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Enterprise Linux Server and IBM Wave for z/VM provide simplified IT management

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Whitecube and zEnterprise: Improving the Client Experience

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A Brazilian company adopts IBM System z to handle rapid business growth