IBM Wave for z/VM

Intelligent visualization for virtualization management

Manage your virtual Linux servers with ease

IBM Wave for z/VM helps dramatically simplify administration and management of z/VM and virtual Linux servers on IBM z Systems and IBM LinuxONE. IBM Wave integrates seamlessly with z/VM and enterprise Linux environments to help administrators view, organize and manage resources in an optimized and standardized manner.

New! Service Pack 5 is now available

The pack includes content for dynamic memory management, pre-existing disk storage, virtual device address ranges, IBM Wave service virtual machines, dormant guests, and a "what’s new" pop-up window.



Software requirements

One of these z/VM versions:

Client workstation:

Ubuntu 16.04 is supported as a manage-to environment

Use one of these distributions:

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