Hybrid Cloud for z

Ian Wright Client Technical Sales Engineer   Hybrid Cloud is a challenging topic from any angle. On one hand, our customers want to take advantage of the flexibility and scale that Cloud offers. On the other hand, they already have an existing infrastructure, and...

IBM z/VM Upgrade in Place Process

Andy Hartman Senior Consultant IBM introduced a process they call Upgrade in Place, for moving to a new release, when they introduced z/VM 6.3. At that time, the current release was z/VM 6.2, which was also the first release to support Single System Image(SSI). For...

What’s Planned for z/VM 6.4

Andy Hartman Senior Systems Engineer IBM announced the preview of z/VM 6.4 in February of 2016. z/VM 6.4 will be the newest release of IBM’s very robust and mature z Systems’ hypervisor. z/VM has been around for more than forty years and has been enhanced all along...