IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2011 - (Page 36)
¨ IBM studied costs based on acquisition, maintenance, facilities and administration expenses. ¨ Regardless of deployment size, the System z platform provides a more cost-effective alternative to a distributed infrastructure. ¨ The IBM mainframe deployment pays for itself in five years, based on systemadministration cost savings alone.
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