Easily manage your virtual Linux servers

IBM Wave for z/VM helps dramatically simplify virtualization management of z/VM and virtual Linux servers on IBM z Systems™ and IBM LinuxONE™. It integrates seamlessly with z/VM and Linux environments to make VM auditing, storage and reporting processes simple and cost effective

Reduce time spent on administrative tasks by up to

Meet IBM Wave Service Pack 6

Available now, this VM management service pack enables IBM Wave users to be deleted, enhancing security. The audit records associated with deleted users are retained for historical purposes. IBM z/VM 6.4, which became generally available in November 2016, is now supported. The logon panel no longer allows selection of native or LDAP authentication, since IBM Wave automatically uses the appropriate authentication method based on user identifier provided.

The benefits of virtualization management
on IBM Wave for z/VM

Ease and efficiency

Reduce time spent on administrative tasks by up to 95% and gain an accurate view of your z/VM system.

Cloud readiness

Take the first steps to using an innovative private cloud with cross system cloning and advanced virtualization management.


Improve systems and resource management and respond swiftly and accurately to IT changes to meet business needs.

Comparing IBM Wave for z/VM Cloning and OpenStack Pattern Provisioning