Together, IBM and leading ISVs provide solutions that combine the power of IBM PowerLinux and the strengths of business applications, along with superior services and support.
There are Solution Editions specifically designed for big data which run on the PowerLinux 7R2. The IBM PowerLinux server is optimized for Linux, providing more efficient horizontal scaling at price points comparable to traditional Linux servers. The IBM PowerLinux 7R2 server delivers the outstanding performance and workload-optimizing capabilities of the POWER7® processor in a Linux only, dense, 2U rack form factor that is ideal for running multiple application and infrastructure workloads in a virtualized environment. The two-socket, high-performance, energy-efficient server supports sixteen POWER7 cores and a choice of Linux operating systems.
Power Linux Big Data / BigInsights Solution Editions
IBM InfoSphere BigInsights brings the power of Hadoop to the enterprise. Apache Hadoop is the open source software framework, used to reliably managing large volumes of structured and unstructured data. BigInsights enhances this technology to withstand the demands of your enterprise, adding administrative, workflow, provisioning, and security features, along with best-in-class analytical capabilities from IBM Research. InfoSphere BigInsights allows enterprises of all sizes to cost effectively manage and analyze the massive volume, variety and velocity of data that consumers and businesses create every day.
Power Linux Big Data / Streams Solution Editions
Stream computing changes where, when and how much of your business data you can analyze. By extracting insight from data as it is streaming into your organization, you can react to events as they are happening to change business outcomes. Store less, analyze more, and make better decisions, faster. IBM InfoSphere Streams enables continuous and extremely fast analysis of massive volumes of information-in-motion to help improve business insights and decision making.
Power Linux Industry Applications Solution Editions
There is a Solution Editions designed for running your industry applications. The Power 750 Express is a one- to four-socket server that supports up to 32 cores with outstanding energy efficiency and diagnostic features in a 4U (EIA Units) package.
Power Systems Running Linux industry application solutions:
WebSphere Application Server that can go from single server to moderately sized configurations to dynamic web applications requiring web tier clustering and fail over across multiple application server instances.