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Did you know that IBM Z was tested to withstand an 8.0 magnitude earthquake? Yup, it’s true. Want to learn other fun facts about IBM Z and share tech facts with the dev community?

Welcome to the “Did You Know…?” challenge! We’ve started this challenge because everyone has a stat, a tidbit, or an amazing fact that no one else in the world knows. We want to hear everyone’s fact and bring the world closer together — and learn from each other.

Your fact can be anything, from sports to tech, to history and geography, and everything in between. We all have a fact that we have been holding onto, just waiting for the right moment to use it. This is that moment! Good luck, fellow fact geeks.

Take part in the #DYK Challenge and share your fun facts with the world at

And don’t forget to register for IBM Z Day, coming November 21: