Published on 05 April 2022, updated 28 April 2022
IBM Form #: SG24-8950-00
Authors: Bill White, Octavian Lascu, Ewerson Palacio, Makus Ertl, Jannie Houlbjerg, Hervey Kamga, Gerard Laumay, Slav Martinksi, Kazuhiro Nakajima, Martijn Raave, Paul Schouten, Anna Shugol, Andre Spahni, John Troy, Roman Vogt and Bo Xu
This IBM® Redbooks® publication introduces the latest member of the IBM Z® platform that is built with the IBM Telum processor: the IBM z16 server.
The IBM Z platform is recognized for its security, resiliency, performance, and scale. It is relied on for mission-critical workloads and as an essential element of hybrid cloud infrastructures. The IBM z16 server adds capabilities and value with innovative technologies that are needed to accelerate the digital transformation journey.
This book explains how the IBM z16 server uses innovations and traditional IBM Z strengths to satisfy the growing demand for cloud, analytics, and a more flexible infrastructure. With the IBM z16 servers as the base, applications can run in a trusted, reliable, and secure environment that improves operations and lessens business risk.
Chapter 1. Enduring the pace of digital transformation with the IBM z16 server
Chapter 2. IBM z16 hardware overview
Chapter 3. Supported features and functions
Chapter 4. IBM z16 system design strengths
Chapter 5. Operating system support