Ubuntu on IBM

Ubuntu is the operating system of choice for next generation, cloud workloads. Canonical and the Ubuntu community work together with IBM to ensure that Ubuntu works seamlessly with IBM LinuxONE, IBM Z and Power Systems. We continue to collaborate with IBM in areas like containers, virtualization, Infrastructure-as-a-Service, big data analytics and DevOps to provide reference architectures, support solutions and cloud offerings, both for enterprise data centers and cloud service providers.

Ubuntu for LinuxONE and IBM Z

IBM LinuxONE and IBM Z leverage open technology solutions to meet the demands of the new application economy. They combine the best of open source to offer cloud service providers and IBM's enterprise customers unprecedented performance, security and resiliency, combined with lower TCO. Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is now available to all IBM LinuxONE and IBM Z customers.

Your use of Ubuntu on IBM Z and LinuxONE in production constitutes acceptance of these terms.

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Cloud and server news


Ubuntu available on IBM LinuxOne Rockhopper II ›

IBM and Canonical have ensured that Ubuntu is available on IBM Z and LinuxONE servers.

Ubuntu for Power Systems

Ubuntu for Power Systems brings the Ubuntu Server and Ubuntu OpenStack to Power Systems enabling its ease of entry into the scale-out and Cloud markets. Power is especially optimized for Mobile, Social, Cloud, Machine Learning, Big Data and Analytics workloads. Ubuntu and tooling such as Juju make managing and deploying those workloads easy.

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Become an Ubuntu partner

Interested in becoming an Ubuntu partner? Talk to us today to learn more about our programmes.

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Partner programmes

Do you offer different services to you customers? Learn more about other Ubuntu partner programmes.

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