IBM PowerLinux solutions

The OS you love, with power to match



#PowerLinux



IBM PowerLinux solutions


The OS you love, with power to match


#PowerLinux

Scale out, scale up, and scale within with Linux on Power
Linux® on Power offers choice and flexibility to scale your business. With industry standard Linux from Red Hat or SUSE, optimise your workloads for emerging business challenges.

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    IBM, Red Hat, SUSE, and The Linux Foundation provide perspectives on the value and promise of PowerLinux

Customer stories are based on information provided by customers and illustrates how one organisation uses IBM products. Many factors have contributed to the results and benefits described. IBM does not guarantee comparable results elsewhere.

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1 Based on IBM testing and documented in IBM System x Virtualisation Server Consolidation sizing methodology. IBM Flex System x240 supports 2.7X more Peak Utilisation Virtual Machines (VMs) than previous generation BladeCenter HS22V.

2 Based on IDC White Paper "The Economics of Virtualisation: Moving Toward an Application-Based Cost Model," Michelle Bailey, November 2009, http://www.vmware.com/files/pdf/Virtualisation-application-based-cost-model-WP-EN.pdf (PDF, 216KB)

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Scale out, scale up, and scale within with Linux on Power

Linux® on Power offers choice and flexibility to scale your business. With industry standard Linux from Red Hat or SUSE, optimise your workloads for emerging business challenges.

IBM PowerLinux Watch the video  

Thinking x86 for Linux? (00:01:40)

See how POWER could deliver services faster, with higher quality and superior economics.

Build the Business Case with IDC.

Build the Business Case with IDC.

Download the whitepaper to demonstrate the benefits of Linux on Power.

Big data analytics

Deliver actionable insights faster - PowerLinux big data solutions are optimised for analytics on data-in-motion and data-at-rest.

Application Services

Reduce acquisition costs - deploying application services on PowerLinux combines value priced POWER servers with critical infrastructure applications.

Industry application solutions

Differentiate in a crowded market - applications deployed on PowerLinux can be customised to your needs, and hardened against failures.

PowerLinux servers


PowerLinux 7R1
A Linux-only one-socket server supporting a single four-, six-, or eight-core POWER7+ processor modules in a dense, 2U rack-
optimised form factor.
PowerLinux 7R2
A Linux-only two-socket server supporting 16 POWER7+ cores in a dense, 2U rack-
optimised form factor.
PowerLinux 7R4
A Linux-only four-socket server that supports up to 32 cores with in a 5U rack-optimised form factor.

PowerLinux systems software – built on POWER

IBM PowerLinux Solution Editions are built on POWER, and include PowerVM server virtualisation (US) and Systems Director VMControl virtual server management (US). They deliver trusted, state of the art technology at the small, mid, and enterprise computing levels, and are broadly deployed in production environments worldwide. These value-priced servers compete with x86 servers on cost, while delivering greater performance, higher utilisation, and superior availability.

Customer stories are based on information provided by customers and illustrates how one organisation uses IBM products. Many factors have contributed to the results and benefits described. IBM does not guarantee comparable results elsewhere.

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Shiva Reddy

IBM Systems & Technology Group Brand Sales Specialist


“With PowerLinux, IBM brings four big things to the table that are good for Linux: competition, commitment, code, and cool technology.”

Jim Zemlin, Executive Director
The Linux Foundation

The Linux Foundation

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redhat

"The POWER architecture brings choice to customers, a core value proposition from Red Hat."

Jim Totton, VP and GM of Platform Business Unit, Red Hat

SUSE.

"The time for PowerLinux is now."

Michael Miller, VP Global Alliances and Marketing, SUSE

 

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