We are pleased to announce Skytap on IBM Cloud is now available in IBM Cloud’s Frankfurt data center. The expansion of Skytap to Frankfurt includes support for running traditional x86 applications. Skytap x86 is also available in Dallas, Ashburn, Toronto, London, and Singapore data centers. Skytap Power is available in Dallas, Toronto, and London. Read more on the IBM Cloud blog.
Skytap is a cloud service purpose-built to natively run traditional systems in the IBM Cloud. It is the only cloud service to support AIX, IBM i, and Linux on IBM Power together with x86 workloads, enabling businesses to accelerate their journey to the cloud and increase innovation. Skytap’s extensible application environments are compatible with on-premises data centers, simplifying migration and providing teams self-service access to develop, deploy, and accelerate innovation for even the most complex applications. Customers use Skytap to support their need for virtual training labs, sales demonstrations and customer proof-of-concepts, development and test environments, production and disaster recovery. Skytap is an IBM Gold Business Partner and is certified Ready for IBM Power Systems On Cloud.