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Announcing the new IBM z13

Reinventing enterprise IT for digital business

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The new IBM z13
Reinventing enterprise IT for digital business

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Announcing the z13 mainframe.
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Today IBM introduces the next generation of IBM z Systems™ with the IBM z13™
The new IBM z13 is tailored for the mobile generation with unprecedented throughput and faster response times, and with analytics designed to deliver right-time insights with more performance and capacity for an extraordinary customer experience on the world’s most reliable, efficient and trusted cloud system.

In February, IBM will continue to debut new offerings across its Systems and Technology portfolio, including solutions from Storage, Power Systems, Software Defined Infrastructure, z Systems and offerings from IBM Global Financing. These announcements will be made at IBM InterConnect 2015, the Premier Cloud & Mobile Conference. Register to join us at InterConnect and invite your clients to attend.

Be prepared and Get Enabled! Mark your calendars to attend the following important education sessions. Specific day-of-call details will be posted on the Launch Education portal as the information becomes available.

Date Topic
1Q 2015 Launch Education for IBM Business Partners and IBM sales and technical sales teams:
January 5 IBM z Systems Update for completing client proposals
January 6 1Q2015 Executive Briefing with Ross Mauri, General Manager for IBM z Systems and Stephen Leonard,
General Manager for IBM System Sales
January 7 IBM Storage Systems update for IBM XIV Storage System: News for Sellers
January 8 IBM z Systems Launch Overview
January 8 IBM Smarter Storage Announcement Overview
January 13 IBM z Systems Launch News: Technical Overview
January 21 IBM FlashSystem Family Launch Education

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z Systems

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US Mobile selects IBM z Systems
for their mobile network
The new IBM z SystemsTM family of products delivers the next generation of the IBM mainframe with the IBM z13TM. The z13 built from the ground up to reinvent IT for Digital Business through technology - with speed, cost savings and extreme reliability to revolutionize the way we work. Today's clients can "future-proof" their businesses with impressive new innovations, technologies and leading capabilities that enable exciting new possibilities for growth and expansion.


IBM Smarter Storage for enterprise systems: DS8870
New IBM DS8870 enhancements
deepen the synergy with IBM
z Systems
New IBM DS8870 enhancements deepen the synergy with IBM z Systems for mission-critical workloads, providing a robust data infrastructure for systems of insight.

Key features of IBM DS8870:

1 Measurements taken from both IBM internal performance benchmark results and customer testimonials using the High-Performance Flash Enclosure.


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IBM Power Systems + POWER8
for Big Data, Cloud and Mobile
Keep up the momentum generated by our recent announcements. Power Systems with POWER8, are built with open innovation to accelerate big data insights and hybrid cloud deployment. A growing open server ecosystem continuously infuses innovation into Power Systems with new capabilities so clients are better equipped for Cloud, Analytics & Mobile workloads as well as handling complex, mission critical applications with confidence.

IBM Global Financing

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Hear how the Rapid Financing
tool can help you respond to
clients quickly
Financing the IBM  z13 helps your clients to lower their total cost of acquisition, improve their return on investment and in the future acquire next level mainframe technology at little or no change in payments per MIP.

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