IBM Platform Computing Cloud Services

An IBM Redpaper publication

Published 11 May 2015, updated 17 June 2015

cover image

IBM Form #: REDP-5214-00
(24 pages)

More options

Rate and comment

Authors: Dino Quintero, Daniel de Souza Casali, Marcelo Correia Lima, Istvan Gabor Szabo, Maciej Olejniczak, Tiago Rodrigues de Mello, Nilton Carlos dos Santos


This IBM® Redpaper™ publication provides a description of the IBM Platform Computing Cloud Services and describes a scenario about how IBM Platform LSF® multicluster and IBM Spectrum™ Scale Active File Manager help manage the usage of cloud services in an efficient way.

This paper provides factual and comparative economics of deploying a solution on-premises versus in the cloud, and includes information about the benefits of on-premises versus cloud solution deployments.

Table of contents

IBM Platform Computing Cloud Services: Purpose and benefits
IBM Platform Computing Cloud Services architecture
IBM Spectrum Scale high performance services
IBM Platform Symphony services
IBM High Performance Services for Hadoop
Platform LSF
Hybrid Platform LSF on-premises with a cloud service scenario
Data management on hybrid clouds

Follow IBM Redbooks

Follow IBM Redbooks