What’s Old is New Again: Why the Mainframe Thrives

The IBM zSystems mainframe’s staying power relies on its security, reliability and computing power.

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IBM Mainframes: Still the Backbone of Today’s Global Commerce

The IBM Mainframe continues to be the most powerful transaction processing system.

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Mainframe is complex? Think once again before you finally kill it.  

zSeries mainframes are not as complex as they are made out to be. There is no other platform that comes close to the scalability and availability of the mainframe.

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How Mainframes Prevent Data Breaches

Mainframe technology can act as a vault for information and help prevent hacker security breaches.

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Fighting the Media’s Mainframe Misconception: Proving the z13 Is Modern

Mainframes continue to have major technological advances with each new generation. Add in a lower TCO compared to other platforms, mainframes are in fact a modern solution for enterprise data centers.

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BMC Mainframe Survey Confirms z System Is Here to Stay

Companies continue to see an increase in data and transaction volumes. These companies continue to use mainframes as they offer a greater advantage in handling massive workloads.

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A New zSystems Mainframe in 2017? IBM Hints At It In 3Q16 Results

IBM has hinted at a new z14 mainframe release later this year. The new mainframe will come with what some expect a technology upgrade to better suit Linux technology.

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This Teenage IBM Employee Got His Job By Buying An Old Mainframe Compute

Buying an old z890 mainframe helped this teen land a job with IBM. It took Connor over a month to learn how the mainframe operated and how to input new code to rebuild a network.

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Mainframes Are Not the Problem They Are the Solution 

Airlines and financial institutions have begun to realize that the mainframe is not the cause of their recent failures. Applications like DB/2 and Oracle being more scalable, controllable, secure and cost effective on the mainframe, should allow for fewer servers, simplifying data centers.

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Why the Resiliency Of the Mainframe Is Not a Surprise In The Cloud Computing Age 

The resiliency of the mainframe should not come as a surprise. The majority of banking institutions and Fortune 500 companies continue to run their businesses on mainframes.

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