ClefOS for System z

ClefOS for System z provides a Linux distribution for System z intended to fill the need for a royalty and license free operating system for appliance and utility system construction by anyone wishing to deploy applications on System z hardware.

ClefOS provides:

  • A complete Linux distribution that tracks the popular CentOS distribution on Intel systems
  • Can be used by end-users and ISVs royalty and license free
  • Permits commercial software certified for RHEL to run at lower cost
  • Automatic availability of patches and updates without subscriptions

ClefOS is already in use by several large ISVs to deliver application appliances and services in convenient, easy to install packages.

Commercial-grade support and integration consulting are available from SNA, and new application repositories are being added weekly, bringing the stability of an enterprise OS and the availability of up-to-the-minute applications.

Download ClefOS for System z

Use the file list below to obtain the installation files needed for your preferred ClefOS version. The links are direct, so you may copy and paste the link URLs if you are downloading with wget, curl, or similar command-line utilities. If you are downloading with a graphical web browser, you will want to use your browser's "Save Link As..." feature (usually in the right-mouse context menu for the link) to directly save the file rather than viewing it. If you prefer, you may also use our unformatted file list.

ClefOS VersionISO Disk ImagesSupporting Files
Version 7.2 (Build 7.2.1511)

72Base.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  aeb0e53ec01ebebf3c96f350af273dfd

72Update.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  a720b303affe36b114fb30040dcbc594

clefos.exec
generic.prm
genericdvd.prm
initrd.img
kernel.img

Version 7.1 (Build 7.1.1503)

71Base.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  ed44d2ae083f0485106611335d4271e1

71Update.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  6c729ca6a6236d4de4fac09a03b714fb

clefos.exec
generic.prm
genericdvd.prm
initrd.img
kernel.img

Version .7 (Build .7.2.1511)

72Base.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  aeb0e53ec01ebebf3c96f350af273dfd

72Update.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  a720b303affe36b114fb30040dcbc594

Version .7 (Build .7.1.1503)

71Base.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  ed44d2ae083f0485106611335d4271e1

71Update.iso [ ISO image  | MD5 file ]
MD5 checksum:  6c729ca6a6236d4de4fac09a03b714fb