SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for z Systems and LinuxONE

AN ENTERPRISE-CLASS, HIGHLY RELIABLE, SCALABLE AND SECURE OPEN SOURCE SERVER OPERATING SYSTEM, OPTIMIZED FOR IBM Z SYSTEMS AND LINUXONE AND BUILT TO POWER PHYSICAL, VIRTUAL AND CLOUD-BASED MISSION-CRITICAL WORKLOADS.
For nearly 20 years, businesses have trusted their mission-critical applications to SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for z Systems and LinuxONE. As your workloads increase, turn to the operating system that’s better optimized for the mainframe and LinuxONE systems than any other Linux OS – increasing uptime, reducing operating costs and accelerating innovation. The operating system provides state-of-the-art hardware exploitation of z Systems and LinuxONE processors – for a much faster Linux system with enhanced compiler and toolchain to help boost your application performance.
More businesses choose SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for z Systems and LinuxONE than any other Linux for running workloads on IBM mainframes. The reasons are engineering excellence and long-term business expertise that accelerate innovation. SLES is optimized for IBM mainframes like no other Linux operating system, ensuring you benefit from continuous improvement and innovation. Our longstanding development jointly with IBM means you can confidently rely not only on our business expertise but also on true engineering excellence.
 

Key Features

High performance and throughput with support for the latest technology advances in SIMD (Single Instruction, Multiple Data) and SMT (Simultaneous Multithreading) across the full range of IBM LinuxONE and z Systems.
Increased security and data protection by supporting the latest cryptographic acceleration for secure-key operations and new hardware assists in fast data encryption.


Advanced RAS capabilities increase reliability and reduce costs, providing extra dimensions of availability and ensuring the highest levels of security while reducing your planned and unplanned downtime and supporting the legendary RAS characteristics of IBM z Systems.
Improved operational efficiency with tools you won’t find anywhere else and by taking advantage of the networking and communications features for OpenFabrics Enterprise Distribution, shared memory communications and enhanced HiperSockets support. Our systems management tools dramatically reduce tedious, complicated and labor-intensive maintenance.
 

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