The z10 BC isn't as big or brawny as its beefy sibling, but it has lots of power and is priced to move. Call it a mainframe system for the rest of us.
You don't typically think of Big Iron as a locus of Web 2.0 activity -- but IBM is trying to recast it as such
Protecting your data doesn't have to break your budget, thanks to open source options.
In the new version of CONTROL-M, BMC is trumpeting a job rollback and auditing feature, along with virtualization-friendly amenities
Sales of its System z mainframes helped propel IBM to the top of the server market. Unix server sales were also up.
IBM's InfoSphere data integration platform is brimming with mainframe goodies
Just how favorably does Microsoft's Hyper-V compare to established products from VMWare, Virtual Iron, and Citrix?
Firefox 3.0 release highlights the perils of information technology celebrity
The enterprise OS-scape could experience disruptive shocks during the next five years
Putting the cart before the horse: does cloud computing sell, and -- if so -- who's buying?
IT shops don't always embrace application modernization as a means to ratchet up efficiencies. They're mostly looking to cut costs.
IBM touts its new iDataPlex Web 2.0 servers as nothing less than game-changing
One expert explains why last month's Power systems consolidation is so important.
Virtualization can be a boon to business continuity and disaster recovery planning -- provided you understand the risks
For many large mainframe customers, the idea of a mainframe-centric -- or mainframe-exclusive -- "enterprise data center" makes a lot of sense
Like the z9 EC and z9 BC systems that preceded it, IBM's System z10 drastically alters the rules of the mainframe game.
This year's Winter SHARE conference -- held last week in Orlando -- gave attendees a unique opportunity to take System z10 for a test drive.
Virtualization took center stage again last week, as both IBM and Sun unveiled ambitious new virtual offerings
VMWare might be far out in front, but don't count Microsoft out
Most analysts believe the acquisition benefits both companies and is a signature milestone in Sun's long and painstaking trek back to relevancy.