Data Centers

Porting Applications to Linux on IBM System Z

Date Added: Mar 2014
Format: PDF

This white paper examines some of the common misconceptions about porting applications to Linux on IBM System z mainframes. It also provides an overview of the process used by the Platform Technology Center to port applications to Linux on IBM System z hardware. This paper will also discuss the decision making behind the process, the cost and effort involved, and the consequent revenue opportunities and superior capabilities that the platform provides.