Enterprise government and
Smarter Cities solutions

Governments improve citisen outcomes
with efficient, dynamic and trusted solutions

A strong foundation supports new services that improve lives

With the right infrastructure, amazing results can be achieved. Take the savings from operating and managing current citisen services and invest in the services that engage and empower citisens to improve their lives. Leverage the data that exists to make the right decisions real time to yield the best outcomes. Support existing and improved services quickly on a trusted infrastructure.

Optimal infrastructure

Learn how zEnterprise creates an optimal infrastructure

Save money. Improve agility.

Building a foundation for a high-performance, low cost private cloud

Smarter Cities and government industry solutions

Case Studies

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Empowered citisens create a smarter Honolulu on a secure Linux cloud on IBM System z

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Miami Dade provides their county agencies an easily accessible and robust IT environment

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Marist College uses a zEnterprise cloud for improved education

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ZZZS improves quality of service to citisens and healthcare insurance providers

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IBM provides world-class IBM mainframe technology to help today's enterprises respond quickly to evolving business conditions and with extreme flexibility. From automation to advanced virtualisation technologies and open industry standards, IBM mainframes help deliver competitive advantages for enterprises contributing and succeeding on a smarter planet

Operating Systems

IBM System z servers are supported by a multitude of operating systems, such as z/OS, z/VSE, z/TPF, Linux on System z and the z/VM hypervisor.


IBM's technology, solutions and industry expertise can help you find the competitive edge with a sharper understanding of your customers. Our System z solutions combine the foundation of IBM hardware, software and middleware with flexible financing and packaging options to help your business meet and overcome the challenges of doing business in the on demand world. IBM can help you develop a customer-centric view—and assist you in delivering the right solution and the right products.

Enterprise government white papers

IBM zEnterprise Starter Edition for Cloud (PDF, 134KB)

IBM zEnterprise Starter Edition for Cloud extends Linux on System z into a highly available and secure private cloud

IBM Smarter City Solutions on Cloud (PDF, 4.02MB)

Learn how cloud computing can play an essential role by helping cities acquire new capabilities in less time and with lower cost.

IBM Smarter Cities community links

IBM Smarter Cities Virtual Briefing Center

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