Virtualization & Cloud en Introducing the New Power Trends Virtual Conference <div class="field-deck"> Learn about IBM's latest systems and servers, Linux on Power's amazing benefits, and the numbers behind Power's security advantage </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Save Nov. 14 for the Power Trends virtual conference, covering IBM Power Systems trends and directions, five reasons IBM’s PowerLinux is the best Linux hosting platform, proof points for Power's security advantages, and much more.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Views System Admin Virtualization & Cloud IBM Systems & Servers Operating Systems Registered-User AIX conference event IBM IBM i Linux Power Systems PowerLinux pure systems PureFlex security Wed, 16 Oct 2013 16:17:00 +0000 9102 at Our new Power Trends virtual conference will bring you a new understanding of IBM's Power Systems trends and directions, the competitive position of PowerLinux (and Linux on Power) these days, the numbers behind the Power security advantage, and much more. IBM Fall 2013 Power Systems Announcements <div class="field-deck"> Major cloud enhancements with five new products </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IBM unleashed a slew of new Power Systems features and capabilities in its Q4 2013 announcement package today. Topics include Big Data management and performance, new OpenStack and PowerVM virtualization products, PowerLinux embedded in mainline POWER7+ systems, a new performance management feature called Power Enterprise Pools, and AIX and IBM i Technology spiffs.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Views Power Systems PowerVM PowerLinux Registered-User AIX cod enterprise pools ibm blu IBM i integrated facility for linux OpenStack powersc powervc PowerVM powervp rpg solution edition for service providers technology refresh Tue, 08 Oct 2013 14:47:00 +0000 9022 at The New IBM Power Systems General Manager Doug Balog . . . and the Rise of Linux <div class="node-body blog-body">I had a chance to talk with Doug Balog, the new general manager of IBM's Power Systems business. Balog is coming off of a successful lead of IBM's System z mainframe business, in which the z group saw some impressive gains in both MIPS and revenue. His shift to Power Systems seems to be two-fold. . . .</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Views PowerLinux Virtualization & Cloud Registered-User AIX doug balog IBM i IBM Power Systems Linux PowerLinux PureSystems PowerMaxcer Wed, 25 Sep 2013 20:49:00 +0000 8762 at Doug Balog, IBM General Manager of Power Systems. IBM Pours $1 Billion into Refreshed Linux on Power Systems Strategy <div class="field-deck"> IBM announces investment at LinuxCon 2013 in New Orleans </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> This year IBM accelerated its Linux on Power and PowerLinux server hardware strategy by introducing powerful and price-competitive PowerLinux servers, but the company is just shifting into third gear: Over the next five years, IBM is promising to pour another $1 billion into its Linux on Power initiative.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Views Virtualization & Cloud IBM Systems & Servers Operating Systems Registered-User AIX IBM IBM i Linux Power Systems PowerLinux pure flex virtual loaner program Wed, 18 Sep 2013 03:11:00 +0000 8682 at The new IBM Power Systems Linux Center opened its doors in Montpellier, France after IBM Fellow and Vice President of Power Development Brad McCredie revealed IBM's new $1 billion investment in front of 1,400 Linux industry leaders, developers and end-users at the Linux Foundation's LinuxCon conference in New Orleans. Is the x86 Architecture Really the Best Choice? <div class="node-body blog-body">If you're the kind of pro who starts believing that IBM's Power Systems paradise of scalability, mobility, flexibility, and security is a reflection of the business computing world, this video is for you, ready to compare and contrast some of the trials and tribulations your less fortunate peers face every day. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Views Virtualization & Cloud IBM Systems & Servers Registered-User IBM Power Systems x86 PowerMaxcer Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:44:00 +0000 7522 at Solitaire Interglobal, Ltd talks through the challenges of using an x86 architecture and contrasts them with today's business challenges served with IBM Power Systems. DevOps: The Way Forward in the World of Rapidly Changing Applications <div class="field-deck"> Sponsored by: Rocket Software </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> DevOps is more than just a buzzword&mdash;it&#39;s becoming a critical practice in today&#39;s world of continuous software delivery and multiple releases.</p> <p> This white paper provides an introduction to DevOps and discusses how to achieve maximum collaboration between development and operations teams by automating your entire application lifecycle.</p> <p> Embracing the goals of DevOps means creating a highly collaborative environment which results in continuous delivery of high-quality application changes and software releases.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Rocket Software Virtualization & Cloud Resources Registered-User applications devops rocket software white paper Sat, 06 Jul 2013 17:59:00 +0000 7322 at Wimbledon Runs with IBM Power Systems, Big Data, and SlamTracker <div class="field-deck"> The top tennis and golf championships share a common foundation: IBM Power Systems servers running AIX and Linux </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p> The world&#39;s biggest and most prestigious <a href="">tennis</a> and <a href="">golf</a> championship tournaments all need an intensely reliable and forward-thinking Internet, mobile, and data-delivery partner, and for <a href="">Wimbledon</a>, the partner is IBM.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AIX News & Views Virtualization & Cloud IBM Systems & Servers Registered-User AIX Big Data Cloud IBM Power Systems Linux slamtracker wimbledon Tue, 02 Jul 2013 19:33:00 +0000 7182 at IBM uses a "three-active" virtualized data center based on IBM Power Systems, AIX, and Linux to serve up content for the Wimbledon tennis tournament, including a gorgeous iPad app that brings mobile Big Data insights—and winning moments—to fans around the world. Screenshot from Wimbledon iPad app How IBM Works with Masters to Deliver an Immersive Digital Experience <div class="field-deck"> IBM uses POWER, AIX, and three data centers to help bring the Masters to golf fans around the world </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IBM uses POWER, AIX, Linux, and three data centers to help bring The Masters to golf fans around the world through a immersive digital experience.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> AIX News & Views Virtualization & Cloud IBM Systems & Servers Registered-User AIX Augusta National Golf Club Cloud disaster avoidance golf IBM Power Systems iPad app Masters recovery video Fri, 12 Apr 2013 04:00:00 +0000 5801 at The players play, Augusta National shares, and IBM powers the immersive digital experience by using POWER, AIX, and three data centers to help bring the Masters to golf fans around the world. Source: Representative screenshot from the official Masters iPad app. POWER IT Pro's Mel Beckman on Microsoft Cloud Career Day Panel <div class="field-deck"> Cloud training is critical; you need to get it wherever you can </div> <div class="node-body article-body">POWER IT Pro's Mel Beckman is a panelist at Microsoft's Cloud Career Day on Tuesday, March 12. Cloud training crosses platforms and application realms. You need to take every opportunity for professional development. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Virtualization & Cloud Registered-User Cloud computing Microsoft Certified Career Day Private Cloud professional development public cloudm training Wed, 06 Mar 2013 16:23:00 +0000 5381 at IBM Hitches Its Cloud to OpenStack <div class="field-deck"> IBM makes its cloud services and software based on open standards </div> <div class="node-body article-body">IBM today announces that its cloud services and software will be based on open cloud standards, primarily OpenStack (, beginning with a new service offering called SmartCloud Orchestrator. OpenStack is a consortium of cloud computing developers that specifies standards and reference implementations for an open cloud architecture. OpenStack aims to free businesses from proprietary vendor lock-in. Significantly, IBM says it has already migrated parts of its SmartCloud infrastructure to OpenStack.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Product News Virtualization & Cloud Registered-User Hypervisor IBM Linux Open Standards OpenStack smartcloud SmartCloud Orchestrator Mon, 04 Mar 2013 19:27:00 +0000 5361 at