Acquired by IBM on July 2, 2008
Funding Received
$37 Million in 1 Round from 6 Investors
Sunnyvale, CA
Platform Solutions develops open mainframe computers compatible with a set of data center environments and operating systems.
Hardware + Software

Company Details


Platform Solutions, Inc. develops Open Mainframe computers compatible with a set of datacenter environments and operating systems. It offers Open Mainframe servers, Open Systems servers, and NEC D-Series storage arrays. The company's System64 product line consolidates z/OS, Windows, and Linux operating system in one secure and reliable operating environment based on Intel Itanium 2 processor technology. Platform Solutions has a strategic partnership with T3 Technologies.

The company was founded in 1999 and is based in Sunnyvale, California. As of June 30, 2008, Platform Solutions, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of International Business Machines Corp.

Past Team (1)


Board Members and Advisors (1)


Investors (6)

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Offices/Locations (1)

  • HQ

    501 Macara Avenue

    Suite 101

    Sunnyvale, CA 94085