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Linux on Power

Benefits, resources and support for IBM Business Partners

Announcing a new line of Power Systems servers

Power Systems makes a strategic expansion into a broader Linux market

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The Waitless World demands open innovation to put data to work across the enterprise

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Why Linux on Power?

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Linux on POWER: The
Elements of Innovation
Scale out and scale up with Linux on Power. Supported on every Power Systems server we make, Linux on Power Systems offers both scale out and scale up choices that align to your business. With Linux running on Power Systems you get an open, creative platform that lets you work waitlessly so you have more time to create. The October 5th, 2015 announcement of the expansion of Power Systems with the new Power Systems LC line, brings open innovation and waitless computing to a broader Linux server market.

What we offer

Links to Linux on Power offerings, solutions and popular shortcuts

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    Power Systems LC line

    Power Systems S812LC, designed for entry and small Hadoop workloads, and Power Systems S822LC for commercial computing ideal for data in the cloud and flexible capacity for MSPs

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    Linux only Power servers

    Featuring POWER technology in a dense, rack-optimized form factor, and priced to provide a more scalable alternative to commodity x86 scale-out options.

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    POWER8 x86 Playbook

    Your consolidated resource to win with POWER8 over commodity x86 systems

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    NA Linux on Power Industry Solution Guide

    Description of industry workloads that perform better on Power System vs x86 - solution overview, client pain point and more.

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