Hardware service diagnostic aids and productivity tools, as well as installation and developer toolkits for Linux operating systems running on IBM servers based on POWER technology.
Hardware diagnostic aids and productivity tools
Service and productivity tools are available in a YUM repository that you can use to download, and then install, all recommended packages for your Red Hat, SUSE Linux or Fedora distribution.
You can also download individual tools and review installation order for tools on the following pages.
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
IBM now provides the IBM Installation Toolkit for PowerLinux. This toolkit provides a set of tools that eases the installation of Linux on IBM Power Systems. This toolkit is available as an ISO image, which you can use to burn your own CD for the Toolkit.
IBM Software Development Kit for PowerLinux
15 March 2013
Version 1.3.1 of the IBM Software Development Kit for PowerLinux (SDK for PowerLinux) is now available.
The IBM SDK for PowerLinux servers is a free, Eclipse-based integrated development environment.
The SDK integrates C/C++ source development with, and provides easy setup and use of
The SDK integrates all these tools into a single Eclipse-based GUI environment.