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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018

Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: Encryption Importance
Partner POV: Protect Your Assets: An application view of data is important for a point-in-time recovery
Currents: A Human-Centric Approach: IBM Design Thinking leads to an elevated user experience
Feature: Battle-Tested Tools: USAA integrates applications and data across platforms using RESTful APIs
Cover Story: Enterprise Peace of Mind: IBM z14 pervasive encryption protects all data
Feature: Worldwide Preparation: How IBM Z addresses GDPR compliance with pervasive encryption
Special Report: Rising to the Challenge: Survey shows opportunities for Linux on POWER
TECH Showcase: A Plan in Place: Determine which of the 7 levels of business continuity is right for you
Administrator: Improved Protection: Pervasive encryption features include integrated cryto hardware, key management, encryption of data at rest and data in flight, and Secure Service Container support
StopRun: Enthusiastic Education: Instructor brings the mainframe to eager students
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Power Systems
2018 Mainframe Solution Edition
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Intro
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Cover1
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Table of Contents
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Editor's Desk: Encryption Importance
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 7
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Partner POV: Protect Your Assets: An application view of data is important for a point-in-time recovery
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 9
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Currents: A Human-Centric Approach: IBM Design Thinking leads to an elevated user experience
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 11
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 12
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 13
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Feature: Battle-Tested Tools: USAA integrates applications and data across platforms using RESTful APIs
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 15
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 16
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 17
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Cover Story: Enterprise Peace of Mind: IBM z14 pervasive encryption protects all data
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 19
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 21
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Feature: Worldwide Preparation: How IBM Z addresses GDPR compliance with pervasive encryption
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 23
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 24
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Special Report: Rising to the Challenge: Survey shows opportunities for Linux on POWER
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 30
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - TECH Showcase: A Plan in Place: Determine which of the 7 levels of business continuity is right for you
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 33
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 34
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Administrator: Improved Protection: Pervasive encryption features include integrated cryto hardware, key management, encryption of data at rest and data in flight, and Secure Service Container support
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 36
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 37
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - 38
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - StopRun: Enthusiastic Education: Instructor brings the mainframe to eager students
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IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Cover4
IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe - January/February 2018 - Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Power Systems
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