The IBM user group SHARE recently met in Tampa, Fla. for their spring conference. Prior to the conference, SearchDataCenter.com columnist and past SHARE president Robert Rosen said that the two major focuses for this year's conferences will be IT 2010 and Business Resilience. SearchDataCenter.com was there to report on what's going on with mainframes and other data center news.
SHARE conference special report
Former SHARE president Robert Rosen wraps up the event with a column on energy efficiency and other hot topics at the Spring 2007 SHARE conference.
The province of Quebec is consolidating hundreds of Oracle database instances to Linux on a mainframe running z/VM, a move that will simplify database management and save it millions.
Rick Weaver, BMC Software's mainframe database recovery product manager, talks about aging mainframers, software licensing costs, and how to speed up local recovery times.
CA says its new mainframe tools can help customers save money by offloading workloads to the zIIP specialty engine.
Users and vendors gathered at the Share mainframe conference in Tampa last week to talk training, new products and Linux on the mainframe.