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SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z: Optimized for IBM Mainframes
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z offers you an alternative to x86 platforms for virtualizing Linux, UNIX and Windows workloads. When you consolidate servers using SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for System z, you are leveraging the resiliency of the mainframe, the power of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and the hypervisor capabilities of z/VM. This allows you to create virtual environments that lower total cost of ownership, reduce data center complexity, increase flexibility and decrease downtime. As the market share leader for Linux on mainframes, we ensure that you have access to the largest number of open source and proprietary applications and receive the best support in the industry. Learn more at www.suse.com/ products/systemz/

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SUSE Studio Boosts Your Mainframe Workload Image Deployments An Extra Level of Assurance Thanks to SUSE Linux Enterprise High Availability Extension
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide

Using the Guide
Company Showcases
21st Century Software Inc.
Action Software International
Acxiom
Applied Software Inc.
ASG Software Solutions
Advanced Software Products Group Inc.
BMC Software
CA Technologies
Compuware
CSI International
Data 21 Inc.
Direct Computer Resources
DINO Software Corp.
DTS Software
Eaton Corp.
GFS Software Inc.
GT Software
INNOVATION Data Processing
NewEra Software Inc.
OpenTech Systems Inc.
PKWARE Inc.
Serena Software
Sirius Computer Solutions
Syncsort Inc.
SysperTec
Treehouse Software
Tributary Systems Inc.
Trident Services
Vanguard Integrity Professionals Inc.
Visara International
Xbridge Systems
Product Index
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Intro
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG1
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG2
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG3
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG4
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG5
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG6
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Using the Guide
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG8
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG9
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - 21st Century Software Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Action Software International
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Applied Software Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - ASG Software Solutions
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Advanced Software Products Group Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG15
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BMC Software
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG17
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - CA Technologies
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Compuware
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - CSI International
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - DINO Software Corp.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - DTS Software
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - GFS Software Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG24
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - GT Software
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - INNOVATION Data Processing
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG27
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - NewEra Software Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - OpenTech Systems Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - PKWARE Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Serena Software
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Treehouse Software
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Tributary Systems Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Trident Services
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Vanguard Integrity Professionals Inc.
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Xbridge Systems
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - Product Index
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG38
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG39
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - 2013 Buyer's Guide - BG40
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