Thanks to its reputation for resiliency, the mainframe is widely viewed as the preeminent platform for disaster recovery and business continuity planning.
In the face of mounting pressure from IBM, CA officials say their revamped tools still provide plenty of value-added bang for the buck.
Princeton Softech gives Big Blue new access and connectivity features for a variety of non-IBM data sources.
At $250 million over five years, the projected savings are real and substantial -- and the PR benefits, especially for System z, are even more important.
TCO and ROI efforts can be misleading -- in part because they tend to over-generalize the needs of particular customers and apply them to the market as a whole.
SHARE recently announced a list of five disaster recovery and business continuity recommendations that it says all mainframe shops would do well to follow.
The reorganization could revitalize a System i business that is in need of a jumpstart, analysts say.
IBM’s acquisition of DataMirror’s technology will likely find its way into the company’s DB2 database
IBM wouldn’t just give mainframe capacity away, would it? The short answer is: yes, it would—and it has.
Can the combined will of Microsoft, Cisco, and EMC overcome the ingrained inertia of government bureaucracy?
China is fast rising up the rungs of the global outsourcing ladder.
IT can choose from a variety of techniques to reduce its mainframe software costs
A new survey sheds light on the high cost of downtime, and reveals how IT departments are struggling to manage complex environments
A consortium of computing heavyweights gathered together last week to help keep the Green IT bandwagon going
The updated Systems Director could be a hot ticket for many System p and System i customers.
Successful grid services from both IBM and Sun Microsystems offer proof that grid computing is alive and well in the enterprise
Brazil invests nearly one-third of its total IT spending in mainframe systems
With SEC matters behind it and new management at the helm, CA seems leaner, unencumbered, and ready to compete full-force.
Though the mainframe may be cheaper to power and cool, it’s software is significantly more expensive
Companies are on a collision course in the enterprise data warehouse space