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Lots of ways to look at cloud computing. With System zEnterprise, you should be able to reduce your costs, reduce your risks, improve security and resilience and have investment protection for the future. See how.

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Z cloud with technical details

  1. 1. Enabling Business Innovation with Cloud Computing on System z IBM zEnterprise System Reed Mullen, IBM System z Cloud Computing Initiative Leader [email_address]
  2. 2. Trademarks The following are trademarks of the International Business Machines Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. The following are trademarks or registered trademarks of other companies. * Registered trademarks of IBM Corporation * All other products may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Notes : Performance is in Internal Throughput Rate (ITR) ratio based on measurements and projections using standard IBM benchmarks in a controlled environment. The actual throughput that any user will experience will vary depending upon considerations such as the amount of multiprogramming in the user's job stream, the I/O configuration, the storage configuration, and the workload processed. Therefore, no assurance can be given that an individual user will achieve throughput improvements equivalent to the performance ratios stated here. IBM hardware products are manufactured from new parts, or new and serviceable used parts. Regardless, our warranty terms apply. All customer examples cited or described in this presentation are presented as illustrations of the manner in which some customers have used IBM products and the results they may have achieved. Actual environmental costs and performance characteristics will vary depending on individual customer configurations and conditions. This publication was produced in the United States. IBM may not offer the products, services or features discussed in this document in other countries, and the information may be subject to change without notice. Consult your local IBM business contact for information on the product or services available in your area. All statements regarding IBM's future direction and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice, and represent goals and objectives only. Information about non-IBM products is obtained from the manufacturers of those products or their published announcements. IBM has not tested those products and cannot confirm the performance, compatibility, or any other claims related to non-IBM products. Questions on the capabilities of non-IBM products should be addressed to the suppliers of those products. Prices subject to change without notice. Contact your IBM representative or Business Partner for the most current pricing in your geography. Adobe, the Adobe logo, PostScript, and the PostScript logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Adobe Systems Incorporated in the United States, and/or other countries. Cell Broadband Engine is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. in the United States, other countries, or both and is used under license therefrom. Java and all Java-based trademarks are trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc. in the United States, other countries, or both. Microsoft, Windows, Windows NT, and the Windows logo are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States, other countries, or both. INFINIBAND, InfiniBand Trade Association and the INFINIBAND design marks are trademarks and/or service marks of the INFINIBAND Trade Association. Intel, Intel logo, Intel Inside, Intel Inside logo, Intel Centrino, Intel Centrino logo, Celeron, Intel Xeon, Intel SpeedStep, Itanium, and Pentium are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation or its subsidiaries in the United States and other countries. UNIX is a registered trademark of The Open Group in the United States and other countries. Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds in the United States, other countries, or both. ITIL is a registered trademark, and a registered community trademark of the Office of Government Commerce, and is registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. IT Infrastructure Library is a registered trademark of the Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, which is now part of the Office of Government Commerce. IBM* IBM Logo* DB2* Dynamic Infrastructure* GDPS* HyperSwap InfoSphere Parallel Sysplex* RACF* System z* System z10 Tivoli* z10 z10 BC zEnterprise z/OS* z/VM* z/VSE
  3. 3. <ul><li>Cloud computing basics </li></ul><ul><li>IBM System z: the enterprise cloud computing solution </li></ul><ul><li>System z cloud offerings </li></ul><ul><li>A closer look at IBM zEnterprise System and cloud computing </li></ul>Discussion Topics
  4. 4. Cloud Computing is a key catalyst for these changes <ul><li>Reduce costs </li></ul><ul><li>Improve services </li></ul><ul><li>Empower users </li></ul>CIO <ul><li>Improve growth </li></ul><ul><li>Manage risk </li></ul><ul><li>Gain control </li></ul>CFO <ul><li>Respond to uncertain change </li></ul><ul><li>Innovate for competitive advantage </li></ul><ul><li>Create strategic alignment </li></ul>CEO C-level executives are seeking alternatives such as Cloud Computing to reduce costs, improve service, and manage risks
  5. 5. Operations have industrialized to become smarter Banks use automated teller machines to improve service and lower cost. Manufacturers use robotics to improve quality and lower cost. Telcos automate traffic through switches to assure service and lower cost. … breakthroughs like these are enabled by service management systems
  6. 6. Cloud Computing… … is a user experience and a business model Cloud computing is a style of computing in which applications, data, and IT resources are provided as services to users over the network. … is an infrastructure management methodology Cloud computing is a way of managing large numbers of highly virtualized resources such that, from a management perspective, they can be automatically aggregated to deliver services. Service Consumers Datacenter Infrastructure Monitor and Manage Services and Resources Cloud Administrator Service Catalog, Component Library Access Services Component Vendors/ Software Publishers Publish and Update Components, Service Templates IT Cloud
  7. 7. What is Cloud Computing? U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology: “ Cloud computing is a model for enabling convenient, on-demand network access to a shared pool of configurable computing resources that can be rapidly provisioned and released with minimal management effort or service provider interaction.” Read more at: http://csrc.nist.gov/groups/SNS/cloud-computing/index.html Mainframes are inherently designed to deliver these characteristics <ul><li>Resource pooling </li></ul><ul><li>Broad network access </li></ul><ul><li>Rapid elasticity </li></ul><ul><li>Measured service </li></ul><ul><li>On-demand self service </li></ul>Characteristics <ul><li>Software as a Service </li></ul><ul><li>Platform as a Service </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure as a Service </li></ul>Service Models <ul><li>Private cloud </li></ul><ul><li>Public cloud </li></ul><ul><li>Hybrid cloud </li></ul><ul><li>Community cloud </li></ul>Deployment Models
  8. 8. Cloud Service Lifecycle Management IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager Supports Linux and z/VM <ul><li>Service Subscription </li></ul><ul><li>Request a service </li></ul><ul><li>“ Sign“ contract </li></ul><ul><li>Offer Service </li></ul><ul><li>Register services and resources </li></ul><ul><li>Add to service catalog </li></ul><ul><li>Service Creation </li></ul><ul><li>Scope of service </li></ul><ul><li>SLAs </li></ul><ul><li>Topologies, best practices management templates </li></ul><ul><li>Deploy Service </li></ul><ul><li>Request-driven provisioning </li></ul><ul><li>Management agents and best practices </li></ul><ul><li>Application / service on boarding </li></ul><ul><li>Self-service interface </li></ul><ul><li>Manage Service Operation </li></ul><ul><li>Visualize all aggregated information about situations and affected services </li></ul><ul><li>Control operations and changes </li></ul><ul><li>Event handling </li></ul><ul><li>Automate activities to execute changes </li></ul><ul><li>Include charge-back </li></ul><ul><li>Service Termination </li></ul><ul><li>Controlled clean-up </li></ul>
  9. 9. Cloud Service Models EXAMPLES: Virtualized, Shared, Dynamically Provisioned Servers Networking Data Center Fabric Storage Infrastructure as a Service IBM System z Solution Edition for Cloud Computing Financials Collaboration Analytics CRM, ERP, HR Software as a Service IBM Smart Analytics Cloud for System z Database Middleware Platform as a Service Application Runtimes Development Tooling IBM WebSphere CloudBurst Appliance
  10. 10. <ul><li>Client owned and managed </li></ul><ul><li>Access limited to client and its partner network </li></ul><ul><li>Drives efficiency, standardization and best practices while retaining greater customization and control </li></ul><ul><li>Service provider owned and managed </li></ul><ul><li>Access by subscription </li></ul><ul><li>Delivers select set of standardized business process, application and/or infrastructure services on a flexible price per use basis </li></ul>Standardization Capital Preservation Flexibility Time to Deploy Cloud Computing Model Cloud Services Customization Efficiency Security and Privacy Availability Private Cloud Public Cloud Cloud Computing can be implemented in many different ways
  11. 11. There is a spectrum of deployment options for cloud computing Private Public Hybrid IT capabilities are provided “as a service,” over an intranet, within the enterprise and behind the firewall Internal and external service delivery methods are integrated IT activities / functions are provided “as a service,” over the Internet Third-party operated Third-party hosted and operated Enterprise data center Enterprise data center Private cloud Hosted private cloud Managed private cloud Enterprise Shared cloud services A Enterprise B Public cloud services A Users B Handout Material
  12. 12. Integrate a cloud computing deployment as part of the existing IT optimization strategy and roadmap Consolidate Virtualize Standardize and automate <ul><ul><li>Reduce infrastructure complexity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce staffing requirements </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Manage fewer things better </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lower operational costs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Remove physical resource boundaries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Increase hardware utilization </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce hardware costs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Simplify deployments </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Standardize services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reduce deployment cycles </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enable scalability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Flexible delivery </li></ul></ul>Handout Material
  13. 13. Reduced Cost Cloud Computing on System z builds on the industry’s leading virtualization technology Cloud Economics Optimized Business = … leverages virtualization, standardization, and automation to free up operational budget for new investments Virtualization + Standardization Automation + = … allowing you to optimize new investments for direct business benefits Agility + Business & IT Alignment Service Flexibility +
  14. 14. A Step-by-Step Approach for Moving to Cloud STEP 3 Meet Scale, elastic demand STEP 1 Consolidate and Virtualize STEP 2 Automate and Manage Better Take Out Cost Simplify Optimize <ul><li>Automatic discovery of virtualized resources (server, storage, network) </li></ul><ul><li>Dependency and change tracking </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor and perform problem identification and isolation of virtualized environment </li></ul><ul><li>Automated provisioning and de-provisioning </li></ul><ul><li>Pool standardized virtualized building blocks </li></ul><ul><li>Plug-and-play capacity across hardware generations </li></ul><ul><li>Capture and catalog virtual images in the data center </li></ul><ul><li>Manage the virtualized environment </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated virtualization management with IT service delivery processes </li></ul><ul><li>Elastic scaling </li></ul><ul><li>Pay for use </li></ul><ul><li>Self-service provisioning </li></ul><ul><li>Simplified deployment with virtual appliances </li></ul>Standardize Image Library App OS Image App OS Image App OS Image
  15. 15. A Step-by-Step Approach for Growing Cloud on zEnterprise STEP 3 Cross-architecture Workload Optimization STEP 1 Consolidate and Virtualize STEP 2 Automate and Manage Better Take Out Cost Simplify Integrate and Optimize <ul><li>Exploit the extreme virtualization capabilities of System z and z/VM </li></ul><ul><li>Use basic z/VM features and functions to manage virtual Linux servers </li></ul><ul><li>Use advanced z/VM features and functions for automated operations and service delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Introduce Systems Director for additional image management </li></ul><ul><li>Add Tivoli technologies for greater levels of service management </li></ul><ul><li>zEnterprise is the industry’s only multi-architecture cloud solution </li></ul><ul><li>Use a cloud deployment model to host multi-tier solutions across System z, POWER and System x resources </li></ul><ul><li>Use the Unified Resource Manager and Tivoli ISM for optimal workload placement </li></ul>zEnterprise System and zManager Tivoli Integrated Service Management Cloud Offerings and Products IBM Systems Director and VMControl Solution Edition for Cloud Computing Enterprise Linux Server (z10, z196) Solution Edition for Enterprise Linux Image Library App OS Image App OS Image App OS Image
  16. 16. Public and Private Clouds are preferred for different workloads Database and proprietary workloads emerge as most appropriate <ul><li>Data mining, text mining </li></ul><ul><li>Analytic workloads in general </li></ul><ul><li>Data warehouses or data marts </li></ul><ul><li>Transactional databases </li></ul><ul><li>Industry-specific applications </li></ul><ul><li>ERP applications </li></ul><ul><li>Test loads for proprietary configurations </li></ul>Infrastructure workloads emerge as most appropriate <ul><li>Development and Test </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure for training & demonstration </li></ul><ul><li>Desktop </li></ul><ul><li>Audio/video/Web conferencing </li></ul><ul><li>Service help desk </li></ul><ul><li>Storage </li></ul><ul><li>Infrastructure as a Service </li></ul>Source: IBM Market Insights, Cloud Computing Research , July 2009. n=1,090 Top public workloads Top private workloads
  17. 17. Cloud computing services from IBM are delivering measurable results and addressing IT infrastructure challenges SOURCE: Based on IBM and client experience. Virtualization Standardization Automation IT attributes From To Server/storage utilization 10-20% 70-90% Test provisioning Weeks Minutes Change management Months Days/hours Release management Weeks Minutes Metering and billing Fixed cost Variable cost Service catalog ordering Months Days/hours Service access Administered Self service Payback period for new services Years Months Journey to cloud
  18. 18. Clients Will Adopt Cloud Computing Based on Workload Affinity File & Print Data Warehousing Data Mining Systems Mgmt. SME ERP / SCM / CRM Lower Gain From External Cloud Higher Gain From External Cloud Lower Pain To Cloud Delivery Higher Pain To Cloud Delivery Web Serving Numerical [Low Data/Compute] Numerical [High Data Transfer] Collaboration Application Dev / Test Virtual Desktop Start Here LE - Transaction Processing LE - ERP / SCM / CRM Handout Material “ Database centric” architecture “ Content centric” architecture “ Loosely Coupled” architecture “ Analytics” architecture “ Virtualized Traditional” architecture
  19. 19. Why deploy clouds on larger, scale-up servers like System z? <ul><li>Higher Utilization </li></ul><ul><li>Up to 100% CPU utilization </li></ul><ul><li>“ Shared everything” architecture </li></ul><ul><li>Host thousands of mixed workloads </li></ul><ul><li>More Efficient Data Center </li></ul><ul><li>Less power and cooling </li></ul><ul><li>Less floor space </li></ul><ul><li>Fewer parts to manage </li></ul><ul><li>Increased Productivity </li></ul><ul><li>Efficient, rapid provisioning </li></ul><ul><li>Superior workload management </li></ul><ul><li>Fewer parts to manage </li></ul><ul><li>Greater Reliability, Availability </li></ul><ul><li>Built-in hardware redundancy </li></ul><ul><li>Decades of RAS innovation </li></ul><ul><li>Capacity and Backup on Demand </li></ul>
  20. 20. IBM zEnterprise Virtualization for Cloud Computing The Industry’s Only Multi-Architecture Cloud Solution <ul><li>Enjoy the cost and operational advantages of extreme virtualization on System z </li></ul><ul><li>Host more virtual machines per core with z/VM than any other platform in the industry </li></ul><ul><li>Run 1000s of virtual servers in a single z196 server with the highest levels of efficiency and manageability </li></ul><ul><li>Deploy virtual servers in seconds and non-disruptively add system resources to meet user demand </li></ul><ul><li>Take advantage of superior resource sharing for superior business agility </li></ul><ul><li>Easily connect to industry-leading z/OS transaction and data services running in the same machine for business-critical cloud services </li></ul><ul><li>Decades-proven virtualization security protects sensitive data and critical business processes in the cloud </li></ul><ul><li>Deliver all of this on a system with unmatched levels of reliability, security, and user productivity </li></ul><ul><li>Integrate POWER and System x for cloud optimization </li></ul><ul><li>BladeCenter Extension and Unified Resource Manager (zManager) deliver game-changing technologies for cloud computing with IBM zEnterprise System </li></ul><ul><li>Optimize your cloud services with an integration of System z, Power, and x86 applications </li></ul><ul><li>Manage your heterogeneous infrastructure at a platform level from a single point of control with zManager </li></ul><ul><li>Provide visibility, control, and automation across this virtualized environment with the Tivoli Integrated Service Management suite of products for zEnterprise </li></ul>
  21. 21. (1) Based on zEnterprise comparison to virtualized x86 alternative (2) Based on three-year acquisition costs for large-scale, enterprise-class workloads (3) Based on life-cycle management testing of large-scale virtual server environment conducted by IBM Virtual Servers Virtual Servers Hypervisor Hypervisor <ul><li>Consolidate even more with zEnterprise IFLs: up to 60% faster at 33% lower price </li></ul><ul><li>Increase energy savings as you scale, up to 75% (1) </li></ul><ul><li>Spend up to 70% less on acquisition costs (2) and boost staff productivity by up to 70% (3) compared to virtualized x86 alternatives </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate IBM POWER ® and System x technologies for unparalleled levels of workload optimization </li></ul><ul><li>Manage and govern the integrated environment to deliver superior business results at a lower cost </li></ul>Hypervisor Virtual Servers High Speed Private Network IBM zEnterprise for IT Optimization, Consolidation, Cloud Computing Even Greater Savings, Operational Simplification, and System Reliability z/OS z/OS z/VM z/VM Business Apps Data Serving Linux Virtual Servers Linux Virtual Servers Shared Everything Infrastructure (CPU, Memory, Network, Adapters, Crypto, Devices) zEnterprise-Managed Infrastructure (Hardware, Hypervisors, Virtual Servers)
  22. 22. The Most Efficient Platform for Large Scale Consolidation Linux on z196 <ul><li>Lower acquisition costs of hardware and software vs distributed servers* </li></ul><ul><li>Less than $1.00 per day per virtual server (TCA)* </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce floor space by up to 90% compared to distributed servers* </li></ul><ul><li>Reduce energy consumption by up to 80% compared to distributed servers* </li></ul>74% less than Nehalem 39% less than Nehalem New x86 z10 z196 Consolidate 40 Oracle server cores onto 2 Linux cores on zEnterprise Distributed server comparison is based on IBM cost modeling of Linux on zEnterprise vs. alternative distributed servers. Given there are multiple factors in this analysis such as utilization rates, application type, local pricing, etc., savings may vary by user. *
  23. 23. Linux on System z Technology Refreshes Forklift Upgrades : Fast, Easy, Upwardly Compatible IBM System z10 IBM zEnterprise System “ One of the key advantages we see of running Linux on System z is as new generations of hardware technology are introduced, we’re able to basically do a forklift upgrade – we don’t have to re-certify applications as we have had to do on other platforms in the past.” – IT Manager, Delivery Industry Company Linux on System z Application Environment
  24. 24. Smarter Virtualization with IBM System z and z/VM <ul><li>Do more with less </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Consolidate more servers, more networks, more applications, and more data in a single machine with Linux and z/VM </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Achieve nearly 100% utilization of system resources nearly 100% of the time </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enjoy the highest levels of resource sharing, I/O bandwidth, system availability, and staff productivity </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Reduce costs on a bigger scale </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Consume less power and floor space </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Save on software license fees </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Minimize hardware needed for business continuance and disaster recovery </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Manage growth and complexity </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Exploit extensive z/VM facilities for life cycle management: provisioning, monitoring, workload mgmt, capacity planning, security, charge back, patching, backup, recovery, more... </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Add hardware resources to an already-running system without disruption – the epitome of Dynamic Infrastructure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consolidation on a scale up machine like System z means fewer cables and fewer components to impede growth </li></ul></ul>
  25. 25. Single-System, Multi-LPAR, Linux-on-z/VM Environment Maximizing Resource Utilization and System Availability CPU CPU CPU Shared Physical CPUs CPU CPU CPU z/VM Paging Subsystem Expanded Storage Paging Volumes Virtual CPUs z/VM Paging Subsystem Expanded Storage Guest Memory <ul><li>Run multiple copies of z/VM on a single mainframe for enhanced scalability, failover, operations, and energy efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>Share CPUs and I/O adapters across all z/VM LPARs, and over-commit memory in each LPAR for added cost effectiveness </li></ul>LPAR Running z/VM LPAR Running z/VM Logical CPUs z/VM-Managed Memory z/VM-Managed Memory Paging Volumes
  26. 26. Extreme Virtualization with Linux on z/VM Advanced Disk Support Full Volume Temp Disk 1 Unallocated Temp Disk Space Minidisk A Minidisk B Minidisk C Parallel Access Volume (PAV) Linux Linux Linux z/VM Virtual Disk in Storage (memory) Excellent Swap Device R/O R/O Minidisk : z/VM disk partitioning technology is great for staging Notes: R/W = Read/Write access R/O = Read only access Temp Disk : “on-the-fly” disk allocation pool Full Volume B A C TDISK1 z/VM Control Program Shared Data R/W z/VM Virtual Disk in Storage (memory) R/W R/W R/W z/VM Minidisk Cache (memory) R/W R/W
  27. 27. System z LPAR z/VM VSWITCH LACP Port 65 z/VM Port 66 Port 67 Port 68 Port 69 Port 70 Load Balancer Aggregator / Multiplexer VM Controller Port 1 Port 4 Port 2 Port 3 LACP (Link Aggregation Control Protocol) Switch Up to 8 OSA ports per VSWITCH Non-disruptive networking scalability and failover for virtual servers. z/VM Virtual Switch and Link Aggregation Enhanced Networking Bandwidth and Business Continuance Port 1 Port 4 Port 2 Port 3 Linux NIC Linux NIC Linux NIC Linux NIC Linux NIC Linux NIC OSA OSA OSA OSA
  28. 28. Linux on z/VM: Flexible, Efficient Growth <ul><li>Clients can start small with Linux on System z and non-disruptively grow their environment as business dictates </li></ul><ul><li>Users can dynamically add CPUs, memory, I/O adapters, devices, and network cards to a running z/VM LPAR </li></ul><ul><li>z/VM virtualizes this capability for guest machines </li></ul>z/VM Linux Memory I/O and Network Linux CPU z/VSE Linux z/VM z/OS LPAR Resources Smart economics: non-disruptively scale your z/VM environment by adding hardware assets that can be shared with every virtual server Dynamically add resources to z/VM LPAR Linux Linux
  29. 29. Optimize and Integrate with: - RACF Security Server for z/VM - IBM Systems Director - IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for z/VM and Linux - IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager - IBM WebSphere solutions - IBM Tivoli Monitoring - IBM Operations Manager for z/VM - IBM SAN Volume Controller - More... Linux on z/VM: Command and Control Leveraging the IBM Software Portfolio
  30. 30. <ul><li>Clients can cluster up to four z/VM systems in a Single System Image (SSI) </li></ul><ul><li>Provides a set of shared resources that can be used by both z/VM and hosted virtual machines, with full awareness of sharing by the clustered z/VM systems – be they on the same and/or different z10 servers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Directory, minidisks, spool files, Virtual Switch MAC addresses </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Helps simplify systems management for a multi-z/VM environment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Single user directory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cluster management from any system </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Apply maintenance to all systems in the cluster from one location </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Issue commands from one system to operate on another </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Built-in cross-system capabilities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Service consolidation: run one copy of service virtual machines for the cluster </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Resource coordination and protection: network and disks </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dynamically move Linux guests from one z/VM system to another in the cluster via Live Guest Relocation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Helps reduce planned outages; enhances workload management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>With z/VM: dynamically move work to available resources and dynamically move resources to work </li></ul></ul>z/VM Statements of Direction Clustered Hypervisor Support and Guest Mobility Overview of Planned New Function Note: All statements regarding IBM's plans, directions, and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice, and represent goals and objectives only.
  31. 31. Nationwide Delivers Cloud Services with Linux on System z <ul><li>Nationwide is running hundreds of virtual Linux servers on two IBM System z10 Enterprise Class machines. The company offers a broad set of tested-and-certified Linux images as part of their catalogue of services: </li></ul><ul><li>WebSphere Application Server </li></ul><ul><li>WebSphere Portal Server </li></ul><ul><li>Apache Server </li></ul><ul><li>DB2 LUW Server </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual server images are deployed in minutes after a request is submitted using pre-approved templates and a “shared root” file structure made possible by running Linux on z/VM. </li></ul><ul><li>Services are monitored and managed with complete back up capabilities to run in either of their two Class 4 Data Centers. Services are terminated and resources are reclaimed when user contracts expire. </li></ul><ul><li>Nationwide has successfully migrated their Linux on System z cloud infrastructure to new generations of mainframe technology with incredible speed. In 45 minutes the Nationwide team was able to move their z9 Linux infrastructure onto their new z10 machines – upgrading hundreds of virtual servers with no application breakage. </li></ul><ul><li>Several of these applications have moved multiple times from Linux-on-z to AIX and back to Linux-on-z in order to satisfy different business requirements. </li></ul>
  32. 32. Linux on System z Advantages As Seen by a Large Financial Services Company <ul><li>Test servers tend to multiply (one application can require 16 or more servers) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Unit testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>QA testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enterprise testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Regression testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cluster testing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Middleware and Operating System version testing </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Reliable common driver code for all virtual servers </li></ul><ul><li>HW platform changes / upgrades are all possible without major disruption to Linux </li></ul><ul><li>Every virtual server benefits from hardware upgrades, technology refreshes, and hardware currency – no waiting for the 3-to-4-year upgrade cycle </li></ul><ul><li>No cables! </li></ul><ul><li>No flaky memory cards, no NIC mismatches, no CPU failures </li></ul><ul><li>Real hardware multi-pathing </li></ul><ul><li>Significant power / floor space / cooling savings </li></ul><ul><li>Decommissioned virtual server resources are returned to the shared pool of system resources and reused (vs. spending about $800 to dispose of an old physical server) </li></ul>Handout Material
  33. 33. Automobile Services Company Selects IBM System z, Linux and WebSphere as New Strategic Direction for Enterprise Middleware Business challenge: Client relied on a Microsoft .net infrastructure running on HP blades to connect its various systems. Ad-hoc functionality and non-standard interfaces created support and scalability challenges that made the company less agile in responding to business requirements and new opportunities. Solution: A new project offering in-car communication services prompted the company to pursue an IBM WebSphere SOA-based enterprise standard for middleware running on Linux on System z. The System z solution significantly outperformed a Microsoft / HP alternative. <ul><li>Solution components: </li></ul><ul><li>IBM System z </li></ul><ul><li>Linux on System z </li></ul><ul><li>IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager </li></ul><ul><li>IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON </li></ul><ul><li>IBM WebSphere Process Server </li></ul><ul><li>IBM WebSphere Service Registry and Repository </li></ul><ul><li>IBM WebSphere Modeler </li></ul>The client cited value, performance, and robustness as the primary reasons for selecting the IBM solution. <ul><li>Benefits: </li></ul><ul><li>IBM solution gives the client a more flexible middleware infrastructure to support innovative new solutions </li></ul><ul><li>Increased responsiveness allows client to bring new offerings to the marketplace sooner rather than later </li></ul><ul><li>Client is in a better position to differentiate itself from competitors </li></ul>Handout Material
  34. 34. Transzap Boosts Software-as-a-Service Uptime with IBM System z <ul><li>Solution components: </li></ul><ul><li>IBM System z </li></ul><ul><li>Linux on System z </li></ul><ul><li>IBM z/VM </li></ul>“ We intend to deliver a 99.9% application uptime guarantee to our customer base, thanks to the availability characteristics of System z.” — Peter Flanagan, CEO, Transzap, Inc. Business challenge: Transzap offers its customers a comprehensive suite of financial software tools. As a small business with tens of billions of dollars in client transactions flowing through their systems each year, Transzap needed an economical, reliable platform to provide clients with high availability, while enabling the capacity to accommodate growth within their software-as-a-service business model. Solution: Transzap decided to consolidate on an IBM System z platform to provide the stability and scalability needed to accommodate triple digit volume growth, enabling them to focus on the business of software innovation. Transzap migrated to System z and virtualized its critical applications on Linux on System z, a platform that supports Transzap's dynamic Java and Oracle environments. <ul><li>Benefits: </li></ul><ul><li>Helps Transzap serve more than 69,000 users across 6,800 companies </li></ul><ul><li>Provides higher levels of uptime for their customers </li></ul><ul><li>Offers peace of mind through 24x7 world-class hardware support </li></ul>Transzap, Inc.
  35. 35. IBM System z Cloud Computing Solutions System z Solution Edition for Cloud Computing … a cloud computing foundation solution that can be customized by the client for a wide range of cloud workloads. IBM Smart Analytics Cloud for System z … a cloud computing solution for the delivery of business intelligence and analytics optimized for the large enterprise client. … an appliance that creates and dispenses multi-server patterns of virtualized IBM middleware products. IBM WebSphere CloudBurst Appliance for z/VM … a system offering that provides a basic level of cloud infrastructure support well suited for deploying a development / test cloud. Enterprise Linux Server and Solution Edition for Enterprise Linux
  36. 36. IBM System z Offerings for Large Scale Consolidation <ul><li>Offerings include </li></ul><ul><ul><li>System z IFL specialty processors, memory, and I/O connectivity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hardware maintenance for three to five years </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>z/VM virtualization software package with three to five years of subscription and support </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Supported with promotions from Linux Development partners Novell and Red Hat </li></ul><ul><li>Very competitive pricing </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Competitive TCA with scalable Linux and UNIX alternatives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Total Cost of Ownership and Qualities of Service that blow away the competition </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Price / performance improves as you grow your environment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Able to host thousands of servers in a single system </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Pricing starting at under $1,000 per virtual server for 3 years for very large consolidations (1) </li></ul></ul>(1) Calculations based on specific solution offering components using IBM and client experiences. Results can vary. The Enterprise Linux Server A dedicated IBM zEnterprise or System z10 server for large-scale Linux workloads System z Solution Edition for Enterprise Linux Additional capacity on an installed IBM zEnterprise or System z10 server for large Linux workloads TCA: hardware, virtualization software, memory, maintenance More Solution Editions include: SAP, Business Resiliency, Security, WebSphere, Application Development, Chordiant, ACI, Data Warehousing, and Cloud Handout Material
  37. 37. IBM System z Solution Edition for Cloud Computing Solution Edition for Cloud Computing Creates… That delivers … IBM Hardware <ul><li>Phase 1: Create cloud computing use cases within the enterprise </li></ul><ul><li>Phase 2: Implement the service automation and management tooling to support cloud workloads </li></ul>IBM Services Centralize, Virtualize, Simplify <ul><li>Phase 3: Educate the client on cloud computing for on-going success and provide a sample workload </li></ul>The solution components… Learn more at: http://www.ibm.com/systems/z/solutions/editions/cloud/index.html IBM Software An infrastructure solution for cloud computing built on Tivoli & System z The framework to migrate workloads for rapid adoption of cloud computing benefits Automation Visibility Control
  38. 38. IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager Aggregated capabilities for managing your cloud environment <ul><li>Built on the IBM Service Management Platform to manage the life cycle of virtual images </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces complexity by orchestrating technology, processes, people and data to provide cloud computing services and service management of cloud computing </li></ul><ul><li>Provides rapid provisioning of physical and virtual resources into a highly secured environment </li></ul>Tivoli process automation engine Federated data subsystem Services, assets, configuration items Operational management technology IT infrastructure Platform management services Security services Provisioning services Usage and accounting services Monitoring services Energy management services Tivoli Service Automation Manager IBM Service Management Platform No other vendor provides one solution for consistent provisioning, security, or monitoring across mainframe, UNIX, and x86 platforms
  39. 39. IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager Giving Clients Visibility, Control, and Automation of Linux on System z
  40. 40. Architecture Overview of Solution Edition for Cloud Computing <ul><li>Management LPAR provides rapid provisioning / de-provisioning and services lifecycle management </li></ul><ul><li>Workload LPAR supports the customer-defined cloud images </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Linux running on z/VM </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A sample workload is provided by eyeOS (web-based desktop) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Available now! </li></ul><ul><li>WebSphere Cloudburst appliance can be used for rapid provisioning of best practice WebSphere workloads onto System z </li></ul><ul><li>IBM Director with VMControl provides a consistent cross-platform approach to cloud </li></ul>Tivoli Service Automation Manager Management LPAR Workload LPAR Image A Image B Service Portal Virtual Server Images z/VM z/VM Users Tivoli Monitoring OMEGAMON Tivoli Usage and Accounting Manager The System z Solution Edition for Cloud Computing can be used to build test and compute clouds, and also provide a foundation for software services in the cloud WebSphere Cloudburst
  41. 41. <ul><li>New class of hardware appliance built on proven IBM DataPower platform </li></ul><ul><li>Secure, self-service cloud management device </li></ul><ul><li>Unmatched middleware management – apply maintenance, federate cells... not a black box </li></ul><ul><li>Dispenses hardened WAS patterns into a pool of virtualized hardware running a supported hypervisor (z/VM, PowerVM, VMware) </li></ul><ul><li>Enables consistent and repeatable deployment of application environments based on patterns </li></ul><ul><li>Integrates with existing infrastructure through programmable REST APIs </li></ul>Enhancing the portfolio of cloud computing capability: WebSphere CloudBurst for z/VM
  42. 42. <ul><li>Simplify the deployment of WebSphere software to Linux on System z environments </li></ul><ul><li>Secure, self-service cloud management device </li></ul><ul><li>Unmatched middleware management </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Apply maintenance, federate cells... not a black box </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Dispenses hardened Linux WAS patterns onto z/VM </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Time to value: reduces deployment times from days to minutes </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Enables consistent and repeatable deployment and change management of application environments based on patterns </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Gives customers both an audit trail and the ability to keep their environments identical from development through production </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of all the PMRs that have resulted from disparity between two environments ... Eliminate them with this solution </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tracks license usage in real time </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Allows customers to understand when and where licenses are being used to avoid wasteful deployment practices </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Peace of mind: helps ensure license compliance </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Tie many products together to support integration testing for diverse topologies: properly test complex environments </li></ul>Enhancing the portfolio of cloud computing capability: WebSphere CloudBurst Appliance (WCA) for z/VM See WCA on System z demo at: http://tinyurl.com/WCA-on-zLinux Also located on System z Cloud wiki: https://w3.tap.ibm.com/w3ki2/display/stgsales/Cloud+Computing+on+System+z
  43. 43. Universita di Bari Solve community challenges Solution Edition for Cloud Computing Press release: http://www-03.ibm.com/press/us/en/pressrelease/32051.wss Innovative Cloud Solutions BENEFITS to Clients Universita di Bari, established in 1924, is developing cloud-based solutions for a consortium of companies and universities from five regions of southern Italy. Fish Market Electronic fish auction for fishermen while on boats Wine Market Support for 60 wineries to determine demand and get best market price MoniCA Logistics solution tracks and collects data real time Cloud computing allows multiple organizations to tap into heavy-duty computing power at minimal cost. It lowers the barrier for local businesses to benefit from this technology.
  44. 44. IBM Smart Analytics Cloud for System z Smart Analytics Cloud Creates… That delivers … <ul><li>Phase 1: Create awareness of, a strategy for, and a governance foundation for BI across the organization </li></ul><ul><li>Phase 2: Preparation for the Smart Analytics Cloud </li></ul>IBM Services <ul><li>Phase 3: Install the base cloud, integrate into the corporate enterprise, and test the cloud use cases </li></ul><ul><li>Phase 4: Educate the enterprise for on-going success with the Smart Analytics Cloud </li></ul>The solution components… Learn more at: http://www.ibm.com/systems/z/solutions/cloud/smart.html IBM Software A private cloud within the enterprise A solution for delivering business intelligence to the entire organization Open, enterprise-class BI platform Web Office Search Mobile Cognos 8 BI A broad range of BI capabilities IBM System z Centralize, Virtualize, Simplify the BI infrastructure IBM Hardware
  45. 45. Smart Analytics Cloud for Large Enterprises This offering transforms the delivery of business intelligence into a service that is readily available and affordable to corporate users across and beyond the enterprise Report Authors Cloud Administrators BI Administrators Smart Analytics Cloud WAS z/VM for Dev/Test Cognos Linux DB2 WAS z/VM for Production Cognos Linux DB2 Cloud boarding application Data Mart / Warehouse Finance Line of Business ‘B’ Marketing R&D Data Mart / Warehouse Large enterprise organization z/VM for cloud management Ops Mgr for z/VM VM Perf Toolkit Tivoli Automation Tivoli Monitoring z/VM Tivoli usage metering Linux Data Mart / Warehouse Operations Data Mart / Warehouse HR Line of Business ‘A’ Marketing R&D Data Mart / Warehouse Handout Material Senior Executives
  46. 46. <ul><li>Blue Insight: IBM’s deployment is the world’s largest private cloud computing environment for business intelligence and analytics that will empower IBMers from around the world with information and business insight to make smarter decisions – no matter where the data resides </li></ul><ul><li>IBM Smart Analytics Cloud: a services based solution offering to enable large enterprise clients to build their own private cloud environment with easily consumable business intelligence services, system and software </li></ul><ul><li>IBM Blue Insight results: </li></ul><ul><li>Consolidating 20+ multi-product, departmental BI deployments to Cognos 8 BI on System z </li></ul><ul><li>Realizing value from 60+ data sources across IBM representing more than 1 PB of data </li></ul><ul><li>Deploying private cloud self service to support 200,000+ named users across our global workforce (120K by mid-year 2010, expanding to 200K by 2011) </li></ul><ul><li>56% cost savings per user (grows with volume) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>$7,775,767 – Infrastructure cost savings realized with z10 technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>$2,558,525 – Business Intelligence Competency Center (BICC) cost savings </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Elasticity in a shared server model supporting SLAs for diverse tenants; speed to value and reduced capital spend (26 weeks to 2 weeks) </li></ul>Our commitment to informed decision making led us to consider private cloud delivery of Cognos via System z, which is the enabling foundation that makes possible more than $20M savings over 5 years . – IBM CIO Office “ What IBM has done is come up with a perfect application for a private cloud.” – John Webster, CNET, Nov. 18, 2009 Smart Analytics Cloud in the IBM Corporation
  47. 47. The IBM zEnterprise System: A New Dimension in Cloud Computing Security Extending System z Security to a Private network across heterogeneous resources Virtualization 1000s of virtualized systems across a heterogeneous resource pool Scalability A new dimension of scale Infrastructure capable of a Trillion Instructions per second Efficiency ¼ network, 1/25th floor space, 1/20 energy, 1/5 administration Availability Resiliency management and fewer points of failure zEnterprise offers a major leap in virtualization and scale, providing opportunities to gain the benefits of cloud computing today . Unlike competitors who offer restrictive cloud solutions, IBM stands alone in offering cloud solutions than span architectures with a proven management solution for visibility, control, and automation.
  48. 48. IBM zEnterprise System – Best-in-class Systems & Software Technologies A “System of Systems” that unifies IT for predictable service delivery IBM zEnterprise 196 (z196) <ul><li>Unifies management of resources, extending IBM System z qualities of service end-to-end across workloads </li></ul><ul><li>Provides platform, hardware and workload management </li></ul><ul><li>Optimized to host large-scale database, transaction, and mission-critical applications </li></ul><ul><li>The most efficient platform for large-scale Linux consolidation </li></ul><ul><li>Capable of massive scale-up </li></ul><ul><li>New easy-to-use z/OS V1.12 </li></ul>zEnterprise Unified Resource Manager IBM zEnterprise 196 (z196) <ul><li>Selected IBM POWER7 blades and IBM System x Blades* for tens of thousands of AIX and Linux applications </li></ul><ul><li>High-performance optimizers and appliances to accelerate time to insight and reduce cost </li></ul><ul><li>Dedicated high-performance private network </li></ul>zEnterprise Unified Resource Manager * All statements regarding IBM future direction and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice, and represents goals and objectives only. zEnterprise BladeCenter Extension (zBX) zEnterprise BladeCenter Extension (zBX)
  49. 49. Creating z/VM virtual servers using the zEnterprise Unified Resource Manager Hypervisor tab Hypervisor name: “VM” Click to create a new virtual server
  50. 50. Creating z/VM virtual servers using the zEnterprise Unified Resource Manager Configuration task panel
  51. 51. Workload Management with Unified Resource Manager Policy-based Resource Sharing that Aligns IT Assets with Business Priorities <ul><li>A Workload is a grouping mechanism and management view of virtual servers supporting a business application </li></ul><ul><li>It provides the context within which associated platform resources are presented , monitored , reported , and managed </li></ul><ul><li>A Performance Policy is associated with a Workload </li></ul><ul><li>Unified Resource Manager will dynamically adjust CPU settings to achieve performance policy compliance </li></ul><ul><li>Workloads can span LPARs, blades, and even zEnterprise systems (up to eight) </li></ul>z/OS DB2 Linux WebSphere Payroll App Linux Web Server for Payroll App Linux WebSphere HR App Linux Web Server for HR App Workload = “Payroll” Workload = “HR” Performance Policy Performance Policy
  52. 52. Database-as-a-Service and Multi-tenancy with DB2 on z/OS <ul><li>Multi-tenancy: multiple companies or users using the same software with a level of isolation </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tenants are companies or users that would have historically installed and used a single instance of software solely for their own use </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Multi-tenancy allows companies/users to use the same software with a level of isolation </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Multi-tenancy can further reduce hardware and maintenance costs of DBaaS </li></ul><ul><li>Analogous to users running various applications on the same operating system </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The point is to share management and hardware costs among a number of tenants </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Tenants, like the distinct users on an operating system require a level isolation </li></ul></ul>Number of Tenants Size of Tenants Large tenants Medium tenants Long tail of small tenants Medium Tenants Small Tenants Large Tenants Isolation: Databases Shared: Hardware Isolation: Tables Shared: Database Isolation: Rows Shared: Tables MT Application MT Application MT Application or non-MT application
  53. 53. IBM Systems Director VMControl Proactively Manage the Virtual Environment <ul><li>Discover and manage heterogeneous image repositories </li></ul><ul><li>Import, capture and catalog new images from existing systems </li></ul><ul><li>Simplified virtual image deployment and customization </li></ul><ul><li>Dynamically provision virtual server, storage and network resource </li></ul><ul><li>Leveraging OVF open standard packaging for interoperability </li></ul>Deploy Virtual Machines Import Open Virtualization Format (OVF) Capture Virtual Machines
  54. 54. Virtualization Compute Memory Virtual Server I/O & Network View In Animation Mode Image Repository <ul><li>The server image meta-data is used to create a virtual container, allocating the required platform resources </li></ul><ul><li>Storage is dynamically allocated and attached to the virtual server – other data disks are attached </li></ul><ul><li>The virtual server is dynamically attached to the appropriate networks and VLANs </li></ul><ul><li>The virtual server is started from the bootable disk image and customized as part of its initial boot </li></ul>meta-data <ul><li>Improved time to value </li></ul><ul><li>Fewer tools and fewer tasks </li></ul><ul><li>Workload (business) context </li></ul>Deploying a Virtual Server Image with VMControl Handout Material Virtual Server meta-data SW OS meta-data SW OS meta-data SW OS SW OS SW OS SW OS SW OS
  55. 55. Putting zEnterprise System to the task Use the smarter solution to improve your application design zBX Select IBM Blades Blade HW Resources Optimizers IBM Smart Analytics Optimizer z HW Resources z/OS Support Element Linux on System z z/VM Private High Speed Data Network IEDN Private Management Network INMN Unified Resource Manager 1 All statements regarding IBM future direction and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice, and represents goals and objectives only. Customer Network Customer Network System z Host Linux on System x 1 AIX on POWER7 DataPower 1 Future Offering Future Offering Blade Virtualization Blade Virtualization System z PR/SM z/TPF z/VSE Linux on System z System z Hardware Management Console (HMC) with Unified Resource Manager Private data network (IEDN)
  56. 56. zEnterprise hardware management and platform management … 10100100101001 0100100101001 Hypervisors Energy Networks <ul><li>Energy Management </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring and trend reporting of CPU energy efficiency. </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to query maximum potential power. </li></ul><ul><li>Static power savings. </li></ul>Performance Virtual Servers Operations <ul><li>Operational Controls </li></ul><ul><li>Auto-discovery and configuration support for new resources. </li></ul><ul><li>Cross platform hardware problem detection, reporting and call home. </li></ul><ul><li>Physical hardware configuration, backup and restore. </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery of system activity using new user. </li></ul><ul><li>Hypervisor Management </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated deployment and configuration of hypervisors </li></ul><ul><li>Hypervisors (except z/VM) shipped and serviced as firmware. </li></ul><ul><li>Management of ISO images. </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of virtual networks. </li></ul><ul><li>Manage and control communication between virtual server operating systems and the hypervisor. </li></ul><ul><li>Network Management </li></ul><ul><li>Management of virtual networks including access control </li></ul><ul><li>Single view of virtualization across platforms. </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to deploy multiple, cross-platform virtual servers within minutes </li></ul><ul><li>Management of virtual networks including access control </li></ul>Virtual Server Lifecycle Management <ul><li>Wizard-driven management of resources in accordance with specified business service level objectives </li></ul><ul><li>HMC provides a single consolidated and consistent view of resources </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor resource use within the context of a business workload </li></ul><ul><li>Define workloads and associated performance policies </li></ul>Workload Awareness and Platform Performance Management <ul><li>Key </li></ul><ul><li>Manage suite </li></ul><ul><li>Automate suite </li></ul>Handout Material HMC
  57. 57. zEnterprise hardware management and platform management … 10100100101001 0100100101001 Hypervisors Energy Networks <ul><li>Energy Management </li></ul><ul><li>Monitoring and trend reporting of CPU energy efficiency. </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to query maximum potential power. </li></ul><ul><li>Static power savings. </li></ul>Performance Virtual Servers Operations <ul><li>Operational Controls </li></ul><ul><li>Auto-discovery and configuration support for new resources. </li></ul><ul><li>Cross platform hardware problem detection, reporting and call home. </li></ul><ul><li>Physical hardware configuration, backup and restore. </li></ul><ul><li>Delivery of system activity using new user. </li></ul><ul><li>Hypervisor Management </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated deployment and configuration of hypervisors </li></ul><ul><li>Hypervisors (except z/VM) shipped and serviced as firmware. </li></ul><ul><li>Management of ISO images. </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of virtual networks. </li></ul><ul><li>Manage and control communication between virtual server operating systems and the hypervisor. </li></ul><ul><li>Network Management </li></ul><ul><li>Management of virtual networks including access control </li></ul><ul><li>Single view of virtualization across platforms. </li></ul><ul><li>Ability to deploy multiple, cross-platform virtual servers within minutes </li></ul><ul><li>Management of virtual networks including access control </li></ul>Virtual Server Lifecycle Management <ul><li>Wizard-driven management of resources in accordance with specified business service level objectives </li></ul><ul><li>HMC provides a single consolidated and consistent view of resources </li></ul><ul><li>Monitor resource use within the context of a business workload </li></ul><ul><li>Define workloads and associated performance policies </li></ul>Workload Awareness and Platform Performance Management <ul><li>Key </li></ul><ul><li>Manage suite </li></ul><ul><li>Automate suite </li></ul>Save time, cost and simplify asset management Decrease problem determination and resolution time for cross-platform resources Improve and simplify cross-platform availability procedures Enable broader and more granular view of resource consumption Factory installed and configured network Improved network security with lower latency, less complexity, no encryption/decryption Allow critical workloads to receive resources and priority based on goal-oriented policies established by business requirements Smart business adjustments based on workload insight Provide deep insight into how IT resources are being used Gain flexibility, consistency and uniformity of virtualization Provide the business with faster time to market Simplified network management for applications … value made possible by the Unified Resource Manager Simplified installation of hypervisors Gain significant time to market with improved speed of deployment Simplified energy management Energy cost savings Handout Material HMC
  58. 58. Workload Optimization with Operational Certainty and Efficiency Using zEnterprise for “Best Fit” Cloud Computing Business Value: Reduce Cost, Improve Service, Manage Risk Reduced Cost Optimized Business System z Hardware Management Console (HMC) with Unified Resource Manager zBX Select IBM Blades Blade HW Resources Optimizers IBM Smart Analytics Optimizer z HW Resources z/OS Support Element Linux on System z z/VM Private data network (IEDN) System z Host Linux on System x 1 AIX on POWER7 DataPower 1 Future Offering Future Offering Blade Virtualization Blade Virtualization System z PR/SM z/TPF z/VSE Linux on System z Platform Management with zEnterprise Unified Resource Manager Integrated Service Management for System z Cross-System Software and Applications
  59. 59. IBM Service Management on System z Delivers Value on the Innovation of zEnterprise One integrated service management engine to manage your entire data center One integrated policy for managing service availability and data protection One integrated workflow to optimize service delivery <ul><li>Visibility, Control, Automation TM with a single point of control on a common infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>Consolidated view of the IT infrastructure </li></ul><ul><li>Lower training and maintenance costs </li></ul><ul><li>Integrated, consolidated reporting </li></ul><ul><li>Asset optimization </li></ul>IBM Advantage
  60. 60. Security Remains Top Concern for Cloud Adoption Source: “Driving Profitable Growth Through Cloud Computing”, IBM Study conducted by Oliver Wyman
  61. 61. Top Challenges in Moving to a Public or Private Cloud Source: IDC’s “Data Center and Cloud Computing Survey”, January 2010 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 % of respondents Security Concerns Technology is immature Cost prohibitive/price Difficult to integrate with already-installed technology Issues with downtime/availability Lack of staff skill sets IT organization is not structured to change processes and policies Ability to meet SLAs Vendor lock-in Doubt the savings/projected ROI numbers Need more automation tools Other Q: What do you see as the top 2 challenges in moving to a public/private cloud? <ul><li>Security support, maturity of virtual server hosting, and workload management on System z are proven strengths of the platform </li></ul><ul><li>With zEnterprise and IBM Service Management on System z, these strengths are extended to integrate Power and System x technologies for optimal workload placement and Cloud Computing </li></ul>
  62. 62. Securing Your Cloud with IBM Tivoli Security for zEnterprise <ul><li>Enforce security policy compliance and reduce security vulnerabilities </li></ul><ul><li>Centrally manage and protect access to applications, business services, infrastructure, and data </li></ul><ul><li>Leverage the mainframe as your Enterprise Security Hub for cross-platform security </li></ul><ul><li>Tivoli zSecure suite and Tivoli Security Management for z/OS </li></ul><ul><li>Cost-effective security administration, security policy enforcement, automated auditing and compliance to detect threats and reduce risk </li></ul><ul><li>NEW! Tivoli zSecure Manager for RACF z/VM </li></ul><ul><li>Mainframe audit solution for the enterprise security hub for analysis and reporting </li></ul><ul><li>Mainframe administration enables efficient and effective RACF administration </li></ul><ul><li>Tivoli Federated Identity Manager </li></ul><ul><li>Secure information sharing with federated SSO and a security token service </li></ul><ul><li>New-user self enrollment capabilities </li></ul><ul><li>NEW! Tivoli Access Manager Family </li></ul><ul><li>Data-level entitlement management and enforcement </li></ul><ul><li>B2C enrollment and proxy standards </li></ul><ul><li>Federation standards for on- and off-premise </li></ul>
  63. 63. Multi-System Cloud Management on IBM zEnterprise The Big Picture Going Forward IBM Tivoli Service Management IBM Systems Director VMControl  Future  Future <ul><li>Enables optimal workload placement in a multi-system cloud infrastructure: spend less and deliver higher qualities of service </li></ul><ul><li>Allows clients to manage all the hypervisors in a zEnterprise system with consistency </li></ul><ul><li>Extends same management capabilities to Power and System x servers elsewhere in the enterprise </li></ul>Note: All statements regarding IBM's plans, directions, and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice, and represent goals and objectives only. IBM Power IBM System x
  64. 64. The IBM zEnterprise System: Now extending System z cost savings and value to a new dimension <ul><li>Designed to meet the need of today’s heterogeneous data centers </li></ul><ul><li>Enables a mixed set of workloads to be deployed on best fit technologies </li></ul><ul><li>Delivers lower acquisition and operating costs than a one size fits all approach </li></ul><ul><li>Reduces risk by extending the reach of System z qualities of service </li></ul><ul><li>Improves service through tighter integration for multi-tier workloads </li></ul>

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