IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - July/August 2013 - (Page 28)

TAKEAWAY ➜ Following the zEnterprise EC12 announcement in August 2012, IBM has seen strong demand and growth in the market—particularly in organizations running Linux on System z. ➜ Many of these clients are new mainframe shops from emerging markets. They’re joining the ranks of those who recognize the advantages of the zEnterprise platform in meeting business goals. ➜ Among these are Sicoob and Algar Telecom of Brazil. Both have reduced IT and energy costs while boosting business performance by consolidating their IT environments on Linux on System z.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - July/August 2013

Table of Contents
Publisher's Desk: By design
IBM Perspective: Ongoing innovation on IBM System z
IT Today: Economics and performance make Linux on System z the clear choice
Partner PoV: Linux and open-source HA build on mainframe's strengths
Trends: New DataPower appliance for IMS rapidly transforms data for cloud and mobile apps
Cover Story: The Next Evolution of Linux on System z: The benefits of this technological synergy continue to advance
Feature: Making a Splash: Linux consolidation helps System z forge inroads in new markets
Feature: Software-Defined Environments Make Computing Smarter: By adding intelligence to the IT infrastructure, enterprises become responsive and flexible, an interview with IBM's Arvind Krishna
Tech Corner: In addition to high performance, System z processors are designed to be reliable
Administrator: System z innovations automatically define configurations for greater availability
Solutions: Compuware Workbench; ThruPut Manager AE+
Advertiser Index
Stop Run: Kochishan challenges misconceptions about polka—and the mainframe
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Mainframe
2013 Mainframe Buyer's Guide Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - July/August 2013