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By Janet L. Sun,Immediate Past President, SHARE Inc.In this series, Janet Sun explores and dispels numerous myths around the mainframe. Continued from Part 1 and Part 2.What Do You Lose by Moving Off the Mainframe?Efficiency Typically, distributed servers support a single application workload.
By Janet L. Sun,Immediate Past President, SHARE Inc.In this series, Janet Sun explores and dispels numerous myths around the mainframe. Continued from Part 1.Mainframes are Expensive?Think that mainframes are expensive?
When I heard about the HuffPost article highlighting a video debunking the myths that Hollywood has been repeating about the mainframe, I was cautiously optimistic.
Learning is an essential part of effective teaching; any good teacher will tell you that. If you’ve convinced yourself you know everything you need to know, you’ll miss a lot of important information.
This is true of mainframe professionals – whether they are experienced hands at COBOL and JCL or