Some of latest developments for the “IBM cloud” share new developments coming later in 2021

IBM Boosts Its Hybrid Cloud with New Power Systems, Red Hat Features | eWEEK

Vendor discussions of cloud and hybrid cloud computing typically follow a “go where you know” trajectory. However, when it comes to hybrid cloud, IBM’s efforts are in an entirely different class.   IBM is the only systems vendor still developing its own silicon and optimizing resulting servers for hybrid clouds. Additionally, IBM has sizable portfolios of home-grown enterprise operating systems (AIX, IBM i and z/OS), middleware and business applications it can bring to bear for cloud-based services. Finally, the company’s decades-long support of Linux resulted in strategic partnerships with major open-source vendors