Securing Your Cloud: IBM Security for LinuxONE

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 30 July 2019, updated 01 August 2019

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ISBN-10: 0738457949
ISBN-13: 9780738457949
IBM Form #: SG24-8447-00
(256 pages)

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Authors: Lydia Parziale, Edi Lopes Alves, Klaus Egeler, Karen Medhat Fahmy, Felipe Mendes, Maciej Olejniczak


As workloads are being offloaded to IBM® LinuxONE based cloud environments, it is important to ensure that these workloads and environments are secure.

This IBM Redbooks® publication describes the necessary steps to secure your environment from the hardware level through all of the components that are involved in a LinuxONE cloud infrastructure that use Linux and IBM z/VM®.

The audience for this book is IT architects, IT Specialists, and those users who plan to use LinuxONE for their cloud environments.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. IBM LinuxONE essentials
Chapter 2. Introduction to security on IBM LinuxONE
Chapter 3. IBM z/VM hypervisor
Chapter 4. IBM Resource Access Control Facility Security Server for IBM z/VM
Chapter 5. Security policy management on IBM z/VM
Chapter 6. Securing a cloud in an IBM z/VM environment
Chapter 7. Securing IBM Cloud Private and Microservices on LinuxONE
Chapter 8. IBM z/VM and enterprise security

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