Why IBM for Linux solutions?
IBM offers the broadest range of Linux solutions - from systems, to software, to services.
Building on our extensive contributions to Linux and other open source communities, IBM has been supporting and promoting Linux for more than 15 years.
IBM continues to innovate with Linux in new areas - from big data and analytics, to cloud and engagement, to cognitive computing.
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Linux Success Stories
NY Municipal Shared Services uses Linux on IBM z Systems
IBM Research and SCA are partnering to create a shared service cloud for the municipalities of New York. This cloud model is predicted to eliminate 25% of government's IT budget by streamlining applications and connecting siloed municipalities.
Zato Health is using Linux and IBM POWER8
Zato Health is a software company that addresses problems of information silos with both clinical and genomic data. POWER8 in combination with Zato enables edge processing to span large amounts of health record data across multiple systems.
Kenya Power is using Linux on IBM z Systems
With a goal to provide universal electricity access by 2020, Kenya Power implemented the IBM Mainframe for its mission-critical systems, significantly improving reliability with fewer unscheduled outages.