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.
IT can choose from a variety of techniques to reduce its mainframe software costs
Brazil invests nearly one-third of its total IT spending in mainframe systems
Though the mainframe may be cheaper to power and cool, it’s software is significantly more expensive
With SEC matters behind it and new management at the helm, CA seems leaner, unencumbered, and ready to compete full-force.
New feature lets coders use static SQL for scenarios in which they might otherwise depend on dynamic SQL
Big Blue’s Project Big Green is one of the most ambitious energy-focused IT offerings yet
PSI officials pledge to indemnify customers against liability and expect a return to normalcy -- post-litigation -- with Big Blue.
The move will likely have mixed impact on most CA customers, although mainframe shops should expect some benefits
Fundamental Software has run smack up against Big Blue’s refusal to sanction 64-bit mainframe emulation
Even as IBM and Fundamental continue to wrangle, FLEX-ES shops are dwelling in a kind of limbo. First in a series.
BI giant SAS announced expanded System z support for its Enterprise Intelligence Platform and touted a new sub-capacity pricing option, to boot
A closer look at the challenges of virtualization technologies in a large-scale initiative.
IBM officials position CICS 3.2 as the no-brainer hub for an organization’s -- any organization’s -- service-oriented architecture.
Why don’t proponents of the "mainframe brain drain" hypothesis make similar claims about other costly technology niches?
Vanguard wants the mainframe to be the center of security
IBM officials are confident zIIP will take off -- once it’s had time to germinate in the minds of customers
CA pushes Wily SOA Manager as a good prescription for treating application performance issues in SOA environments.
Is what's good for IBM's System z sales efforts always good for independent mainframe technologists?