- More memory, cache enhancements, and improved I/O bandwidth to serve up more data to support exponential mobile transaction volumes
- Real time insights at the point of impact with integrated analytics and transaction processing
- Data and services are securely delivered, with minimal risk, on the most reliable platform
- Improved data resilience with SAN Fabric Priority
- Enabled for open source innovation
New market forces are changing the face of every industry, requiring almost every business to transform and embrace digital business. This means supporting existing clients with new services and offerings, while helping new businesses and citizens gain access to products, services and societal benefits. A successful transformation requires an IT infrastructure that is efficient, secure, adaptive, and integrated. It must be designed to handle the explosive growth of increasingly mobile clients, be able to leverage vast amounts of new data, and provide deeper real-time insight at the point for greatest business impact. All deployed within a secure and resilient cloud ready infrastructure.
The IBM z13™ (z13) provides the infrastructure that will help differentiate a refined digital business. It offers the capacity and processing power to improve business performance and growth. The z13 helps better protect sensitive transactions to minimize business risk and client exposure, while helping to deliver on service level agreements for an exceptional customer experience. New economic efficiencies allow the z13 to offer more throughput and capabilities with less impact to the IT budget.
Taken from: http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/hardware/z13.html