Overview Atos Origin builds a cost-effective hosting solution on the IBM Enterprise Linux Server platform

The Challenge
To introduce new applications for major clients in the insurance and rail transport industries, Atos Origin needed be able to support large numbers of users and high transaction volumes. The company required a high-performance infrastructure that could offer 24×7 availability.

The Solution
Atos Origin decided to implement the new applications in Linux environments running under z/VM on an IBM Enterprise Linux Server (ELS). The ELS is an IBM System z10 Business Class server which uses Integrated Facility for Linux (IFL) engines to deliver excellent price-performance.