IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - 19

Meet the New
IBM z15 and
IBM LinuxONE III
Models
The latest air-cooled systems can help enhance resiliency,
security and availability in a hybrid cloud world
By Karen E. Lewis // Photography by Matt Carr

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very client's cloud journey is unique-there's no
one-size-fits-all. But most
organizations are or will soon be
operating in a hybrid multicloud environment. In this environment, you
are challenged to keep data secured,
systems available and costs manageable. Meeting these challenges
requires the right IT infrastructure.

Enter the New IBM Z and
IBM LinuxONE Models
New air-cooled, single-frame models
are now available for IBM Z® and IBM
LinuxONE to help you succeed in a
hybrid cloud environment. The
IBM z15™ Model T02 and LinuxONE
III LT2 models are designed to provide organizations of all sizes with
flexible compute options. Businesses can take advantage of the competitive total cost of ownership benefits of these efficient, 19-inch form
factor systems. They are designed
to slot into cloud data center racks
and coexist with other platforms.
The new models also come with a

second drawer, which increases
capacity along with resiliency and
high-availability capabilities.
 

Enable a Cloud Native
Experience
Enterprise clients operating in a
hybrid multicloud environment
need consistency in building applications and managing systems and
skills across tools and runtimes. In
addition to developing and deploying cloud native applications, IBM
clients are modernizing existing
mission-critical applications to help
achieve economies of scale and
increase speed to market.
Red Hat® OpenShift® is a hybrid
cloud, enterprise Kubernetes
platform, and is now available on
IBM Z and IBM LinuxONE.
OpenShift delivers an integrated
open-source Platform-as-a-Service supporting application build
through deployment. Red Hat
OpenShift for IBM Z and LinuxONE
combines the portability and agility of containers and Kubernetes

with the security, scalability and
reliability of these platforms. The
platform is designed to enable
you to build applications once and
deploy them anywhere.
IBM Z integrates into cloud
native ecosystems for access and
use by administrators, developers
and architects-without requiring
IBM Z-specific programming skills.
With IBM Z, you can deliver new
applications and services leveraging open-source tools and containerization. IBM Z also introduces a
path for development and operational agility through integration
of IBM z/OS® assets into cloud
platforms, through IBM z/OS Cloud
Broker, which now integrates
with OpenShift.
"These innovative solutions offer
cloud automation and consistent
tooling for developers to build new
cloud-native applications while also
modernizing existing applications.
They can build once and deploy
anywhere, in the cloud and on-prem
while achieving operational efficienIBMSYSTEMSMAG.COM MAY/JUNE 2020 | 19


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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: Enabling your success in a hybrid multicloud world
Currents: Arvind Krishna elected IBM CEO, James Whitehurst elected president
Currents: Solutions
Currents: Sustainable battery composition
Currents: The next generation of IBMers on why IBM Z is relevant
Currents: Women in IT value community and mentorship
Currents: A call to all Canadian mainframers
Partner POV: Develop an effective package management strategy to streamline DevOps
Cover Story: Meet the New IBM z15 and IBM LinuxONE III Models: The latest air-cooled systems can help enhance resiliency, security and availability in a hybrid cloud world
The Business Value of the Transformative IBM Z Platform How Feature 1: The Business Value of the Transformative IBM Z Platform: How IBM Z provides tools and capabilities for digital transformation
TECH Showcase: The IBM DS8900F family of flash storage systems provides improved encryption, disaster recovery, uptime and scalability
Techbits: Linux on IBM Z and IBM LinuxONE: When to use SCSI versus DASD storage
Techbits: Application tier considerations for moving to the cloud or x86
Techbits: Ask the expert: How can I reduce risk when performing an IBM Z hardware upgrade?
Beyond the Box: IBMer David Hilliard on his role as a locomotive engineer for the Catskill Mountain Railroad
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Editor's Desk: Enabling your success in a hybrid multicloud world
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Currents: Solutions
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Currents: The next generation of IBMers on why IBM Z is relevant
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Currents: Women in IT value community and mentorship
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Currents: A call to all Canadian mainframers
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Partner POV: Develop an effective package management strategy to streamline DevOps
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Cover Story: Meet the New IBM z15 and IBM LinuxONE III Models: The latest air-cooled systems can help enhance resiliency, security and availability in a hybrid cloud world
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - The Business Value of the Transformative IBM Z Platform How Feature 1: The Business Value of the Transformative IBM Z Platform: How IBM Z provides tools and capabilities for digital transformation
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Techbits: Linux on IBM Z and IBM LinuxONE: When to use SCSI versus DASD storage
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Techbits: Application tier considerations for moving to the cloud or x86
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IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Techbits: Ask the expert: How can I reduce risk when performing an IBM Z hardware upgrade?
IBM Systems magazine, IBM Z - May/June 2020 - Beyond the Box: IBMer David Hilliard on his role as a locomotive engineer for the Catskill Mountain Railroad
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