Enterprise security

Unmatched integrated security to protect your most critical information workloads and assets

System z' s rich set of built-in enterprise security capabilities can help you simplify and improve a complex set of operational security processes. System z is designed for the highest level of security for commercial grade platforms.

Why IBM mainframe for enterprise security?

IBM zEnterprise security solutions


Secure the enterprise with confidence

Increasing security threats are risks to sensitive business information.

Tracked, Hacked, and Attacked

Solitaire Interglobal reports on security vulnerabilities by server platform.

Papers

Case studies

  • Vantiv delivers ultra-secure, lightning-speed payment processing

  • Halkbank securely extends banking services on social and mobile channels

  • Outtasking gives BADER control and security for the future

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Citi enables individuals, communities, institutions and nations

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Visa, one of the largest electronic payments networks, enables commerce

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zEnterprise EC12 Launch - Colony Brands

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IBM Smarter Computing Executive Summit - Vantiv

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IBM Security zSecure Products at Allied Irish Bank

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Enterprise Systems Perspective – Security Ready

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IBM on Cloud Security Trends


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zSecure for Superior Mainframe Security


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Hardware

IBM provides world-class IBM mainframe technology to help today's enterprises respond quickly to evolving business conditions and with extreme flexibility. From automation to advanced virtualization technologies and open industry standards, IBM mainframes help deliver competitive advantages for enterprises contributing and succeeding on a smarter planet.

Operating Systems

IBM System z supports multiple operation systems:

Solutions

IBM's technology, solutions and industry expertise can help you find the competitive edge with a sharper understanding of your customers. Our System z solutions combine the foundation of IBM hardware, software and middleware with flexible financing and packaging options to help your business meet and overcome the challenges of doing business in the on demand world. IBM can help you develop a customer-centric view—and assist you in delivering the right solution and the right products.



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    IBM leaders discuss new zEnterprise announcements for the IBM Enterprise Linux Server, cloud and virtualization

 

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Consolidating security across platforms with IBM System z (PDF, 1.53MB)
Organizations that rely on mainframes to run critical applications should consider using the mainframe as an enterprise security hub.

Considerations for making Systemz your ESB deployment platform (PDF, 950KB)
By Nick Burling, Andrea Greggo, Carl Wohlers and Elena Wood, IBMSoftware Group; and Paul DiMarzio and Bill Jones.

How secure is your enterprise System?
Check out the numbers and what they mean for your business.

IBM zEnterprise System – Network Security (PDF, 707KB)
This paper describes why, for many customers, traditional network firewalls will not be required for their network traffic associated with multi-tier application workloads within a zEnterprise Ensemble.

IBM zEnterprise Unified Resource Manager
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IDC white paper (PDF, 707KB)
Learn how you can centralize more servers, workloads, applications and data on IBM System z

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Consolidating your workloads on IBM System z can help lower your IT costs

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