Like the z9 EC and z9 BC systems that preceded it, IBM's System z10 drastically alters the rules of the mainframe game.
This winter's SHARE conference was a user confab to remember, attracting young and old IT pros alike.
This year's Winter SHARE conference -- held last week in Orlando -- gave attendees a unique opportunity to take System z10 for a test drive.
Data integration vendors cite growing interest among new and existing customers in mainframe data connectivity solutions.
How long is the DR-related outage you budget for? A few days -- a week -- or longer?
Many virtualization strategies can enable business continuity. The right solution depends on your environment and where you want to take it in the future.
Virtualization took center stage again last week, as both IBM and Sun unveiled ambitious new virtual offerings
CA is preparing an innovation infusion for its legacy mainframe software products
VMWare might be far out in front, but don't count Microsoft out
If server virtualization dominated news in 2007, this year expect a focus on infrastructure virtualization.
Most analysts believe the acquisition benefits both companies and is a signature milestone in Sun's long and painstaking trek back to relevancy.
The move seems to have come out of nowhere. What does it all mean?
Were System z's third-quarter shortfalls an aberration or a harbinger of a rough year ahead?
Why the current crop of Green IT initiatives isn't green enough
Solaris running on the mainframe? It's far from a pipedream.
Fasten your seatbelts -- it's going to be a bumpy year.
Industry watchers see Big Blue’s mainframe power efficiency push as a signal event in the longstanding scale-up versus scale-out system wars
Earlier this month Microsoft committed to a very sudden about-face on its virtualization strategy
While industry watchers once encouraged customers to think about transitioning away from pre-relational DMBSes, they’re now backtracking
A vendor’s "greenness" matters to IT executives says research firm IDC