IBM Mainframes - IBM z14

IBM Mainframes - IBM z14

The latest generation of IBM mainframes, the z14is at the core of trusted digital experiences.

The world is in the midst of a digital transformation that is having a profound effect on us as individuals, in business, and in society. As businesses adapt to capitalize on digital, trust will be the currency that drives this new economy. The new IBM® z14™ (z14) mainframe is the core of trusted digital experiences. It enables the ultimate protection for your data and simplifies compliance to regulations. With z14, you can apply machine learning to your most valuable data to create deeper insights. This product is designed to be open and connected in the cloud, enabling massive transaction scale of high volume encrypted workloads at low cost.

 

Product features

Trusted experiences

  • Data protection and compliance is a must. IBM z14 pervasive encryption provides the ultimate protection for your core corporate data and simplifies compliance to expanding regulations.

Smarter, faster insights

  • In the digital economy data is the differentiator. IBM z14 can rapidly derive actionable insights and enable progressively smarter decisions for better customer experiences and new revenue streams.

Stronger clouds

  • Your business must be open and connected in order to drive innovation at speed. IBM z14 can help you accelerate development and delivery of secure, scalable services with new economic models.

Technical specifications

  • Specialty engines: IFL, zIIP, Coupling Facility, SAP (for I/O)
  • Encryption: EAL5+, Galois Counter Mode, ECC Digital signature, Smartcards, CPACF, Crypto Express6S
  • I/O: FICON, FCP, zHyperLink, Open Systems Adapter, 10 GbE RoCE/SMC-R, HiperSockets™, SMC-D
  • Memory : 256 GB to 32 TB

 

How NOVIPRO can help you

  • Currency Services
    • Assistance with migration or upgrades to new IBM Z
    • hardware and software levels.
  • IBM Z health assessments
    • Health check assessments for IBM Z infrastructure including existing environments, new products and/or functionality. Insuring installation follows best practices. 
  • Capacity planning for mainframe, disk and tape subsystems 
  • Performance tuning and review of IBM Z mainframe, disk and tape subsystems using best-of-breed tools
  • IBM Z jumpstart services
    • Assistance to accelerate adoption, deployment and exploitation of new workloads and/or functions on IBM Z servers.