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Celebrating VM longevity!

VM's 40th birthday.....!

We're pleased that VM reached 40 and continues to be an integral part of System z solutions. VM's 40th was celebrated in August 2012 at SHARE.

VM's 35th birthday.....!

We're pleased that VM reached 35 and continues to be an integral part of System z solutions. VM's 35th was celebrated in August 2007 at SHARE in San Diego.

VM's 30th birthday.....!

It seems like yesterday that the VM community celebrated VM's 25th. VM's 30th was celebrated in August 2002 at SHARE in San Francisco.

Happy 25th Birthday, VM !


VM's 25th on August 2, 1997

*Imagine a birthday cake graphic*

Happy 25th Birthday, VM! IBM announced its first official VM product on August 2, 1972. That product was VM/370. Who would have known that it would evolve into today's z/VM --a popular, flexible, scalable, interactive system favored by many worldwide. Built on a solid foundation of experience, today's VM can serve provides the zSeries virtualization technology.