Power Systems

The growing Linux on Power ecosystem

Did you know: Linux deployments are up 14 percent over the last three years, while Windows is down 9 percent. In addition, Linux solutions have grown 23 percent since 2013. IBM and Red Hat announced Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization for IBM Power Systems, which improves performance on critical workloads, while maximizing resources and reducing complexity—and more!

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Academic Initiative Challenge

How students are tackling unstructured data indexing with POWER8

North Carolina State University is one of the participants in the Innov8 with POWER8 Challenge. See how they’re using early access to the cutting-edge POWER8 technology for a custom Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) accelerator for analytics software to quickly index unstructured data, a process that until this point has been extremely time-consuming.

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