Future-Proof Your Linux on Z and LinuxONE Infrastructure with Velocity Software: Insights into Performance Management and Modernization

Future-Proof Your Linux on Z and LinuxONE Infrastructure with Velocity Software: Insights into Performance Management and Modernization


Linux on IBM Z and LinuxONE have emerged as powerful alternatives to traditional x86 server estates, offering exceptional efficiency, reliability, and security features. These systems are increasingly being adopted by organizations looking to consolidate their server farms and database deployments. Velocity Software plays a crucial role in this landscape, providing advanced management tools tailored to enhance operational efficiency, system reliability, and overall performance.

Velocity Software is a leader in providing advanced management tools for Linux on Z and LinuxONE environments. Its solutions are designed to streamline operations management, enhance system reliability, and promote modernization efforts. Velocity offers a holistic approach to managing the intricacies of Linux on Z and LinuxONE administration, providing organizations with the tools they need to succeed in a rapidly evolving digital landscape.

In our latest research brief, Future-Proof Your Linux on Z and LinuxONE Infrastructure with Velocity Software: Insights into Performance Management and Modernization, done in partnership with Velocity Software, we explore the following key areas:

  • System Management: Velocity Software’s advanced management tools improve operational efficiency and reliability by streamlining Linux on Z and LinuxONE operations.
  • Enterprise Management: Velocity’s solutions simplify enterprise management for Linux on Z and LinuxONE environments, boosting operational efficiency and resource management.
  • Performance Management: Velocity Software provides an array of tools tailored to address performance requirements, empowering organizations to proactively tackle issues and enhance system performance.
  • Modernization: Velocity facilitates the modernization of Linux on Z and LinuxONE environments, providing self-service and automated strategies, modern browser-based graphical interfaces, and role-based governance for improved system management.

The adoption of Linux on IBM Z and LinuxONE represents a strategic move for organizations aiming to streamline their server and database systems. These platforms stand out for their efficiency, security, and environmental benefits, particularly in reducing the power and cooling demands associated with sprawling x86 server estates. Ultimately, embracing these solutions enables companies to enhance their IT infrastructure’s performance and sustainability, positioning them for greater success in a competitive landscape. If you are interested in learning more, download a copy of Future-Proof Your Linux on Z and LinuxONE Infrastructure with Velocity Software: Insights into Performance Management and Modernization, today.

You can also download this research brief directly from Velocity Software by visiting the company’s website.


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Regarded as a luminary at the intersection of technology and business transformation, Steven Dickens is the Vice President and Practice Leader for Hybrid Cloud, Infrastructure, and Operations at The Futurum Group. With a distinguished track record as a Forbes contributor and a ranking among the Top 10 Analysts by ARInsights, Steven's unique vantage point enables him to chart the nexus between emergent technologies and disruptive innovation, offering unparalleled insights for global enterprises.

Steven's expertise spans a broad spectrum of technologies that drive modern enterprises. Notable among these are open source, hybrid cloud, mission-critical infrastructure, cryptocurrencies, blockchain, and FinTech innovation. His work is foundational in aligning the strategic imperatives of C-suite executives with the practical needs of end users and technology practitioners, serving as a catalyst for optimizing the return on technology investments.

Over the years, Steven has been an integral part of industry behemoths including Broadcom, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), and IBM. His exceptional ability to pioneer multi-hundred-million-dollar products and to lead global sales teams with revenues in the same echelon has consistently demonstrated his capability for high-impact leadership.

Steven serves as a thought leader in various technology consortiums. He was a founding board member and former Chairperson of the Open Mainframe Project, under the aegis of the Linux Foundation. His role as a Board Advisor continues to shape the advocacy for open source implementations of mainframe technologies.

Bringing more than a decade of varying experience crossing multiple sectors such as legal, financial, and tech, Sam Holschuh is an accomplished professional that excels in ensuring success across various industries. Currently, Sam serves as an Industry Analyst at The Futurum Group, where collaborates closely with practice leads in the areas of application modernization, DevOps, storage, and infrastructure. With a keen eye for research, Sam produces valuable insights and custom content to support strategic initiatives and enhance market understanding.

Rooted in the fields of tech, law, finance operations and marketing, Sam provides a unique viewpoint to her position, fostering innovation and delivering impactful solutions within the industry.
Sam holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems and Business Analytics from Colorado State University and is passionate about leveraging her diverse skill set to drive growth and empower clients to succeed in today's rapidly evolving landscape.