In 2015, SHARE® and IBM Systems Magazine teamed up to better understand the types of mainframe-related skillsthat organizations most value in today’s marketplace, and to gain knowledge about the level of technical expertiseneeded for incoming IT professionals who plan to work on the mainframe.
As the world demands ever safer and faster performance from IT organizations, it’s no surprise that security and high availability are the top two factors influencing mainframe growth this year, according enterprise IT professionals who responded to the 2015 BMC Mainframe Survey.
No one has to tell you that the mainframe is still a critical driver of business progress, despite the misleading rumors of its demise over the past couple of decades.
Mary Ann Matyaz helps close out SHARE in Orlando by 'sharing' her story about a complicated datacenter move.
While mainframe users will continue to rely on existing architecture and networks as the presence of cloud computing grows, infrastructure as a service (IaaS), platform as a service (PaaS) and software as a service (SaaS) will become a major piece of the puzzle – connecting mainframe applications...