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Why the Mainframe Rules for Big Data Analytics
Blog: President's Corner | By: Lauren Williamson | Released: January 22, 2015, 12:33 pm
ETL -- extract, transform and load -- has been the prevailing mantra for the past 30 years when it comes to data analytics. Until recently, it was just too expensive to run analytics where the data lived, and so companies were forced to move the information to another platform.
The Secret Life of Mainframes
Blog: President's Corner | By: Lauren Williamson | Released: January 16, 2015, 12:59 pm
Sixty thousand Google searches happen every second. Sounds like a lot, right? And it is -- until you compare it to the power of System z.
Bring Professional Development In-House to Manage the Mainframe Skills Gap
Blog: President's Corner | By: Lauren Williamson | Released: January 5, 2015, 1:35 pm
If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself, the old saying goes. When it comes to developing enterprise IT professionals, companies increasingly must nurture talent internally, according to Dave Hilbe, senior director of product development at BMC.
Tips from the Trenches for Dealing with Real-Life Cybercrime
Blog: President's Corner | By: Lauren Williamson | Released: December 22, 2014, 8:12 am
Years ago when cybercrime expert Patrick Gray tracked down a hacker, he was just as likely to find a high school kid breaking into networks for kicks than someone with more insidious plans.
Not so anymore, said Gray, who spent 20 years investigating computer crime in the FBI.
Mainframe is Key to Digital Business Strategies, Survey Reveals
Blog: President's Corner | By: Lauren Williamson | Released: December 15, 2014, 3:45 pm
“Digital business” is one of the noisiest buzzwords of the moment as organizations strive to transform their operating models into something more relevant, agile and, ultimately, disruptive. Even as organizations push toward more innovative operations, System z remains at the core of many strategies