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June 14, 2013
A Red Hat Summit talk on database and mainframe modernization highlights urgency, need for agility in enterprise development teams.
May 01, 2012
Does IBM's recent drop in mainframe sales indicate big iron modernization tools are gaining traction?
November 10, 2009
Migrating off the mainframe proved to be more than one administrator bargained for in this fictional series of diary entries.
September 03, 2009
Merging dozens of little IT departments into an SAP infrastructure in two data centers posed challenges for ink supplier Sun Chemical.
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COBOL might be one of the oldest programming languages, but that doesn't mean developers know all there is to know. We have expert insights on COBOL basics. Continue Reading
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New deeply skilled mainframe staffers won't pop up overnight, so use a mix of in-house and outsourcing tactics to support another decade on big iron. Continue Reading
Agile DevOps may be a new term in the old world of mainframes, but big iron benefits from the productivity and reliability it brings. Continue Reading
IBM DB2 10 users report the upgrade can cut administration costs, boost mission-critical apps and bring other benefits to your business. Continue Reading
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Modernizing that old mainframe assembler program you depend on can be problematic. Here’s the best way to make them Language Environment compliant. Continue Reading
Mainframe application modernization, re-engineering or distributed integration can maintain support for business-critical applications. Continue Reading
The Principal Financial Group uses BMC MainView to monitor and manage CICS, DB2 and z/OS resources. One user discusses how moving Mainview to the zIIP processor has lowered mainframe costs. Continue Reading