IBM Power Systems

Delivering on the promise of system architecture

Today’s IT infrastructure is being pressured from many fronts; mobile devices and social business are driving an explosion of data along with new customer requirements plus security and privacy exposures.

Simultaneously, budgets continue to be constrained and IT complexity continues to rise. To solve these challenges, selecting the right technology and architecture is crucial. Learn how Power Systems offers the answer.

POWER – pioneering architecture: The first multicore server chip, first eDRAM cache, space exploration, first Simultaneously Multi Thread chip…all POWER innovation as part of three decades of performance and technology leadership. Hear from Brad McCredie, VP & IBM Fellow about today’s POWER innovations and a peek into the future.


Delivering client value through system design: Power Systems not only builds on the POWER chip architecture, but on its systems design as well. See how Power delivers value as Satya Sharma, IBM Fellow and Chief Technology Officer for Power Systems talks about designing for improved IT efficiency, new workloads and big data, and security.


Power security and compliance: No topic today carries greater interest than security and privacy. With “general purpose” architectures leaving company and customer information exposed and at risk, hear from Satya Sharma (Video,00:08:14) how Power Systems solves the challenges of security and compliance.


The system of choice: Power Systems have a long history of being the best – record-setting performance year after year, new innovations for processor and virtual machine performance and efficiency, growing from 16% share in UNIX revenue to 53% share, running many of the world’s largest ERP implementations, and helping competitive-installed clients migrate over 3,400 systems to Power in just the last three years. Hear how Power Systems continues to consistently deliver (Video,00:07:08) differentiated customer value from IBM Fellow and CTO, Satya Sharma

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Next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing are providing unprecedented insights into opportunities, threats and efficiencies. IBM Power Systems is at the forefront of delivering solutions to gain faster insights from analyzing both structured information and unstructured big data. With the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems plus solutions and software, organizations can outpace their competitors by delivering faster services, providing differentiated offerings and turning operational cost into investment opportunity.

To draw insights and make better decisions, businesses rely on the secure, flexible and open platform of IBM Power Systems. Built with the first processor designed for big data workloads, the design of Power Systems combines the computing power, memory bandwidth and I/O in ways that are easier to consume and manage, building on strong resiliency, availability and security.

IBM Power Systems deliver flexibility and choice of operating systems to enable your business to support the next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing that are transforming how organizations work today. Whether running 1, 2, or all 3 - coupled with PowerVM, they maximize the benefit of Power Systems in your business.

Transform your business with Systems Software that enables virtualization, high availability, flexibility, security and compliance on Power Systems™. IBM’s integrated approach to developing Systems and Systems Software together delivers optimized results with Power Systems.

As an open innovation platform, Power Systems is optimized for big data and analytics performance and to deliver scale-out economics and security for the cloud. IBM and IBM Business Partner solutions exploit key capabilities in IBM Power Systems.

Over the last five years thousands of clients have migrated to IBM Power Systems. Learn how Power Systems has helped them support next generation applications for big data and analytics and cognitive computing on an open platform for choice while improving business performance, reducing risk, and establishing a platform for growth.