IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2015 - (Page Intro)

In the world of IMS, the most important letters are ROI. Reduce operating costs by as much as 90% with Standardware! The key to reducing IT data center costs is virtualization, and the leader in virtual IMS server creation is Standardware. COPE, our IMS virtualization software, allows data center managers to reduce costs and meet the ever-growing demand for IMS resources. Our team of experts has designed COPE to provide unparalleled application development and testing precision for businesses worldwide. Customers who embrace virtualization with Standardware have experienced millions in savings - some reducing operating costs by as much as 90%! Call 866-275-COPE today to discover how Standardware can virtualize your business and actualize your ROI.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2015

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: A new mainframe
IBM Perspective: Embracing mobile with z13
Partner PoV: Align existing competencies with intuitive best practices
Focus on Storage: IBM System Storage DS8870 delivers workload efficiency as the amount of information increases
Currents: Small changes in recent z/OS releases can result in big improvements
Case Study: A Sky-High Education: Marist College uses the cloud to offer massive open online courses
Cover Story: Game Changer: New z13 is optimized for mainframe clients' mobile, analytics and cloud needs
HotTECH Products
Feature: A Clustered Support System: IBM delivers the flexibility and data availability of Elastic Storage to Linux on System z
Tech Corner: Using the data availability function makes sense for some environments
Solutions: Accelerator for.NET 5.0; TASKLIB+ and Launch Express; Express Entry Global Address Verification
Stop Run: A Lego version of the zEnterprise 114 is transformed into a working 'mainframe' model
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Mainframe
2015 Mainframe Solutions Edition Product Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2015