Cloud on Power Systems

Superior cloud economics


How do you choose the right IT infrastructure for the waitless world? Outcomes matter and the landscape is changing rapidly. To stay relevant and be successful, your business needs a systematic and integrated approach to business innovation. IBM Power Systems with POWER8 offer an answer. They use open technologies and deliver superior cloud economics – 12 times the work of x86 commodity servers. And they offer a virtualisation hypervisor with zero documented vulnerabilities. A secure, open and waitless choice.

IBM Power Systems provides the freedom to choose and change as your business needs change. Power Systems simplifies cloud management and scales to meet business needs with price/performance advantages while protecting critical systems and data.


Benefits of IBM Power Systems cloud solutions

Featured cloud solutions

IBM PurePower Systems

The most secure, quick-to-deploy converged infrastructure for Cloud with open choice.

IBM Cloud Manager with OpenStack (US)

Open-standards based cloud management that delivers improved security, automation, and usage tracking across heterogeneous systems.

Power Systems Solution Edition for Cloud (US)

Simplify cloud implementations with a pre-built and pre-installed solution including hardware, software, and implementation services.

IBM Power Systems and Storage Solution Edition for Scale Out Cloud (PDF, 112KB)

Quickly and easily deploy an OpenStack-based “as a service” infrastructure that integrates IBM servers, storage and software.

Client success stories


With IBM Power Systems and Storage we can now build a new environment within two hours, rather than the multiple days it took in the past. We are getting customers up and running faster than ever before.

- Jimi Inge, Head of Cloud Services, Tieto Sweden AB

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