The table below shows IBM tested and supported Linux environments. IBM remote technical support for these environments is provided when you obtain a Support Line contract. You may also find support for these environments by contracting with a third party provider.

The listed distributions are 64-bit distributions; the Red Hat and SUSE distributions include the 31-bit emulation layer to run 31-bit software products.



Distribution
LinuxONE Emperor LinuxONE Rockhopper
z13 z13s zEnterprise - zBC12 and zEC12 zEnterprise -
z114 and z196
System z10 and System z9
RHEL 7     (1)     (1)     (3)     (3)     
RHEL 6     (1)     (1)     (4)          
RHEL 5     (1)     (10)     (5)          
RHEL 4 (*)                    (8)     
SLES 12     (2)     (2)               
SLES 11     (2)     (2)     (6)          
SLES 10 (*)               (7)          
SLES 9 (*)                    (9)     
Ubuntu 16.04                         
    
    
(*)