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integrity is essential. IBM Z solutions are designed to allow clients
to achieve seven 9s of uptime for
continuous availability.3 Some of
the capabilities inherent in the
hardware include RAS capabilities
and Parallel Sysplex® for IBM Z and
IBM z/OS® capabilities.
Crypto coprocessors in the
IBM z15™ chip accelerate encryption and cryptographic functions.
The Crypto Express adapter is
designed to meet the FIPS 140-2
Level 4 certification's more stringent security requirements. FIPS
140-2 Level 4 underpins IBM's
Hyper Protect Crypto Services
in the IBM Cloud; it's the service
that allows clients to maintain full
authority over their private encryption materials.
IBM Secure Execution is designed to isolate workloads at
granularity to protect them from
internal and external threats.
Secure Execution differs from other
types of data protection in that it
protects data while it's in use.
A: Ensure continuous
AVAILABILITY
Onsite or offsite, hybrid
cloud-based data protection can
help maintain business operations
and minimize cyberevent impact.
IBM GDPS® forms the pillar of many
IBM client strategies. GDPS is a collection of system recovery options
which uses various services,
including clustering technologies,
replication and automation. 
System Recovery Boost diminishes the impact of downtime,
planned or unplanned, allowing

you to optimize your planned
maintenance strategy and accelerate execution of disaster recovery
testing and site switches.
"System Recovery Boost supports a new class of boost that can
be applied to a range of Sysplex
recovery processes to minimize
disruption and maximize Sysplex
resiliency," notes Gott. "Enhanced
recovery allows organizations to
accelerate service restoration or recovery after planned or unplanned
events by providing additional
processing capacity and parallelism for general-purpose work in
boosting images, and optionally by
applying a new type of temporary
capacity, System Recovery Boost
Upgrade." System Recovery Boost
can help companies precisely apply
capacity on demand after a planned
or unplanned downtime event to
accelerate service restoration.
Encryption technology helps
protect data from being stolen, but
it can't prevent data from getting
destroyed. Additional capabilities
enable enterprises to take the next
step to be fully prepared for disaster recovery.
"Isolating data and systems
from production and backing them
up can mitigate the impact of attacks on data integrity and improve
recovery capabilities. Only IBM
delivers unique multilayered mainframe storage solutions deeply integrated with end-to-end cyberresilience and massive scalability for
IBM Z environments," says Jordan. 
IBM DS8900F storage systems
add the next-level performance,
data protection, availability and re-

silience for mission-critical IBM Z
and IBM LinuxONE storage workloads across hybrid multicloud
deployments. DS8900F has
ultra-low latency and transparent
cloud tiering, offering clients better
than seven 9s of availability and
protection against malware and
ransomware. Both disk storage and
IBM TS7700, a virtual tape-based
data storage solution, allow organizations to make protected copies
at regular intervals; copies can be
restored to the production environment or copied to a recovery
system. Together, these storage
solutions provide multilayered
and deeply integrated end-to-end
cyberresilience to defend against
malware, especially malware impacted recovery data.4

Secure, Resilient,
Always On
IBM offers clients a fully integrated suite of security and resilience
capabilities. From surviving new
threats and attacks to meeting regulation and compliance mandate
changes, IBM Z and IBM LinuxONE
platforms provide cloud-native experience, encryption everywhere,
cyberresilience, always-on availability, and flexible deployment for
organizations of any size.
The high availability and disaster recovery capabilities with IBM Z
and IBM LinuxONE protect organizations by minimizing vulnerability areas, minimizing the impact
of both planned and unplanned
downtime, preserving data integrity and ensuring compliance with
industry privacy regulations.

[1] bit.ly/3ibRvxO
[2] IBM Security and Ponemon Institute, "The Cost of a Data Breach," 2019
[3] Disclaimer: Internal data based on measurements and projections was used in calculating the expected value. IBM z15 servers must be
configured in a Parallel Sysplex using IBM z/OS 2.3 or above; GDPS management of data and middleware recovery across Metro distance systems and storage, including GDPS Metro Multi-site Workload and GDPS Continuous Availability; and DS888X with IBM HyperSwap®. Necessary
resiliency technology must be enabled, such as System Managed CF Structure Duplexing, Sysplex failure management and Capacity Provisioning Manager. Other configurations may provide different availability characteristics.
[4] IBM storage solutions for IBM Z and LinuxONE, ibm.co/3kRhEnF
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020

Welcome: Helping clients thrive in an always-on world
Currents: Increased uptime reduces TCO for IBM Z clients
Currents: On the web
Currents: Celebrating 20 years of Linux on IBM Z
Currents: The new and improved Master the Mainframe
Features: Cyberresilience: Moving Beyond Cybersecurity: A successful resilience strategy stems from well-defined requirements for high availability, continuous operations and continuous availability
Features: Expanding Cloud Capabilities: Red Hat OpenShift can now run on IBM Z, IBM LinuxONE and IBM Power for an infrastructure-agnostic model
Techbits: Improve recovery time with IBM System Recovery Boost
Techbits: How to utilize IBM Safeguarded Copy
Techbits: Ask the expert: IBM Secure Execution
Beyond the Box: M&T Bank Senior Mainframe Security Engineer and IBM Champion Byron Smith promotes the mainframe through mentorship
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Intro
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Cover1
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Cover2
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 1
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 2
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 3
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 4
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 5
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Welcome: Helping clients thrive in an always-on world
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 7
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Currents: On the web
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 9
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 10
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 11
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Currents: Celebrating 20 years of Linux on IBM Z
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 13
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Currents: The new and improved Master the Mainframe
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 15
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 16
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 17
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Features: Cyberresilience: Moving Beyond Cybersecurity: A successful resilience strategy stems from well-defined requirements for high availability, continuous operations and continuous availability
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 19
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 20
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 21
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 22
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 23
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Features: Expanding Cloud Capabilities: Red Hat OpenShift can now run on IBM Z, IBM LinuxONE and IBM Power for an infrastructure-agnostic model
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 25
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 26
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 27
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Techbits: Improve recovery time with IBM System Recovery Boost
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - 29
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Techbits: How to utilize IBM Safeguarded Copy
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Techbits: Ask the expert: IBM Secure Execution
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Beyond the Box: M&T Bank Senior Mainframe Security Engineer and IBM Champion Byron Smith promotes the mainframe through mentorship
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Cover3
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - Cover4
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - CoverSD1
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - CoverSD2
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - SD1
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - SD2
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - SD27
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - SD45
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - SD46
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - SD56
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - CoverSD3
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z Nov/Dec 2020 - CoverSD4
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