Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

ServerWatch: IBM Adds Linux Partitioning to iSeries Line

Jul 25, 2001, 18:20 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Amy Newman)

IBM, in conjunction with SuSE and TurboLinux, is expanding its Linux offerings to its iSeries line, bringing Linux to its one to 24-way servers.

"After seeing how well-received Linux partitioning was in its flagship eServer z900 mainframe, IBM (NASDAQ:IBM) is expanding the functionality beyond its enterprise-level customers to its midsize customer base.

Starting next month, Linux partitioning modules will be available for all iSeries servers, from 1-way to 24-way servers.

IBM partnered with SuSE Linux and Turbo Linux to develop the offering. Now in public beta, the applications are expected to be generally available in August."

Complete Story

Related Stories: