IBM z Mainframe

4 reasons you need mainframe-connected APIs now

There’s a wealth of strategic business assets that reside on mainframes—and many companies are finding ways to extract value from them. Companies can expose assets through many channels including easy-to-consume APIs. Want to learn how your business can extract these assets? Read on. RESTful APIs (representational state transfer web services) can support existing and new […]

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How to lead digital transformation with IBM ODM for z/OS

This post was co-authored by Laurent Tarin. 90 percent of the world’s data has been created in the last two years. Some expect that there will be over 30 billion connected devices in the world by 2020. Mobile, social, analytic, cloud and cognitive technologies are transforming the way we do business. Customers expect immediate and […]

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Unlock the power of WebSphere z/OS on IBM Z

I’ve seen a lot of excitement from developers around the July 17th launch of the latest IBM Z hardware and software (z/OS), and justifiably so. There are clear, significant benefits of IBM Z, including its security, resiliency and performance characteristics that make it a platform worthy of running your mission-critical enterprise applications. And for all […]

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How the new, next-gen IBM Z helps you get more from your cloud

Earlier this week, IBM pulled back the curtain on the new IBM Z mainframe. This is a dazzling piece of technology, designed to be the world’s most powerful transaction system. It includes impressive integration capabilities, leading encryption technology and astounding performance. Sounds impressive, right? But what does all this have to do with cloud? The […]

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Taking your business to the cloud with IBM Z

IBM just unveiled the world’s most powerful transaction mainframe system with breakthrough pervasive encryption technology. The IBM z14 features the industry’s fastest microprocessor, and offers a scalable system structure that delivers a 35 percent capacity increase for traditional workloads and up to 35 percent capacity increase for Linux workloads compared to the z13. The new […]

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IBM all in to ‘Power’ up OpenStack

Throughout the past couple of years, I’ve written about IBM’s commitment to the OpenStack Foundation – it’s ecosystem growth, open governance and quality of releases. IBM’s commitment to OpenStack has grown as dramatically as the OpenStack Foundation itself, achieving a total of 13 core contributors, 85 total technical contributors and 1595 commits to the latest release of Havana alone.

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