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S p e c i a l R e p o r t : M o b i l e M a i n f r a m e Meeting Demand for Mobile Survey addresses employee, customer and business partner challenges BY SHIRLEY S. SAVAGE M obile computing affects every Mobile Survey Breaks New Ground to partners to employees. All of these T stakeholders are embracing the imme- and Modernizing Applications for Mobile Clabby Analytics, as well as information Delivery, represents new ground for IBM from two customers who are adopting Systems Magazine, Mainframe edition as mobile in their organizations. part of an organization’s business from customers diacy the technology provides. Customers now expect services offered by organizations to be available 24-7 with mobile access becoming a particularly important part of that expectation. Recognizing this need, organizations are seeking to provide customer access to services and to alert customers to his supplement, which details the To learn about the results, read the results of the 2013 International accompanying article, which includes Survey on Developing, Managing analysis from Joe Clabby, president of it marks the first time we have partnered with SHARE and GUIDE SHARE Europe to conduct a survey. The resulting survey, conducted by Unisphere Research in December 2012, polled members of both user groups Evelyn Hoover, Executive Editor, IBM Systems Magazine as well as the magazine’s readers to determine their successes and new offerings. Mobile computing gives challenges with regard to adopting mobile employees the capability to connect technology in their enterprises. A total to their organizations’ servers from of 537 mainframers responded to the anywhere. As more companies formulate 40-question survey. This special report sponsored by

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2013

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: Virtual Argument Over Cloud
IBM Perspective: The Perfect IT Combination
Data Display: IBM Mainframe: A Leader in Energy Efficiency
Trends: Batch Modernization Redefines Application Development
IT Today: Running Highly Stacked Workloads on System z Can Greatly Reduce Cost Per Unit of Work
Cover Story: Breaking Through Complexity: IBM Entry Cloud Configuration for SAP Solutions bring simplicity and efficiency
Feature: Reach Cloud's Potential: Build your IT environment with IBM zEnterprise and SmartCloud
Tech Corner: System z Virtualization Environment Provides Far Lower TCA Than Its Intel Alternative
Solutions: CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS, and CA Mainframe Chorus; Attachmate Reflection 2011 R3; PerfTechPro for z/OS; Compuware APM for Mainframe
Advertisers Index
Stop Run
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Mainframe
Special Report: Mobile Mainframe
2013 Mainframe Buyer's Guide Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2013