New to System z?
While today’s data centres are actually holding many companies back, IBM’s System z does just the opposite.
Which isn’t new.
System z is the industry standard for several reasons. Among them:
Introducing the breakthrough IBM zEnterprise System (zEnterprise)
At a time when businesses are expecting growth, you need a system that embraces multi-platform environments. Unifies data centres. Brings together IBM System x, Power and System z platforms so they work together as one.
zEnterprise does all that – and is built on best-in-class systems and software technologies. It’s a system of systems that unifies for rapid, predictable service delivery.
In addition to creating an environment that supports end-to-end workloads and business processes, zEnterprise delivers:
Getting the most out of zEnterprise
zEnterprise builds on the success of the previous generation of IBM System z with:
With IBM Global Technology Services, we can help you get the most out of zEnterprise, including:
And IBM Global Financing offers financing strategies that can help:
1 Source: ITIC: ITIC 2009 Global Server Hardware & Server OS Reliability Survey; July 2009; http://itic-corp.com/blog/2009/07/itic-2009-global-server-hardware-server-os-reliability-survey-results/ (link resides outside of ibm.com); Results are measured in minutes per year.
2 Based on IBM cost modeling of Linux on zEnterprise vs. alternative distributed servers. Given there are multiple factors in this analysis such as utilisation rates, application type and local pricing, etc.; savings may vary by user.
* Dr. Howard Rubin is the CEO and founder of Rubin Worldwide.