Linux OS on the reliable, secure IBM mainframe platform
The Linux OS on z Systems offers a uniquely powerful enterprise Linux solution for data center simplicity, trusted operations and unrivaled economics. As well, using the Linux OS on z Systems allows for an easy integration with workloads running on z/OS or z/VSE. It’s an enterprise grade platform for Linux.
Take Linux to a new level
IBM pushes z Systems head-on into the open source arena
What we offer
Featured solutions for Linux on z Systems
The open source revolution is fueled by the need for agility. Join the open source community for Linux on z Systems and benefit from the value of an open ecosystem.
Expanded features for Quality of Service, extended count key data (ECKD) device handling, and support of IBM Spectrum Scale GUI.
Use IBM's premier virtualization hypervisor, and it’s ease of management with IBM Wave for z/VM , for efficient scalability and extreme consolidation for Linux workloads and Linux-based clouds.
Gain simplicity, security, availability and scalability with this open source server virtualization solution. The standard KVM interface supports Linux OS on z Systems.