This article highlights a few issues with the GAO 2018 report and its assumptions about the mainframe’s viability, as well as offer some insight into how the government agency’s problems are tied to poor management and more.
People can get confused, especially in the tech space with its ever-expanding lexicon of jargon and acronyms[... ]In today’s connected world, with security high on the agenda, mainframers and non-mainframers need to be able to talk to each other[...]
Glenn Anderson, corporate events speaker, started as an IBM systems engineer trainee right out of college. By the early 1980s he had moved up the ranks to an IBM Systems engineer in Chicago, supporting large IBM mainframe customers. Anderson, a graduate of the well-known improv center[...]
What did the “father of HLASM” and one of the great supporters of SHARE indicate was a key ingredient of success in the mainframe ecosystem? The fun of the mainframe!
The SHARE Phoenix event drew a record 380 first-time attendees. First-time attendance has risen steadily, from 214 at the 2017 San Jose meeting to 320 in St. Louis in 2018.