IBM’s Mainframe50: The Future of the Mainframe
The mainframe, far from being a relic from a bygone era, remains an essential component of many organizations' IT infrastructures. Mainframes are used as the platform of choice for mission-critical applications in a variety oforganizations and industry verticals.
In honor the modern mainframe's 50 year anniversary since its introduction, IDC is taking an opportunity to reflect on the significance the mainframe has had on the IT industry, business and society; the degree to which this technology remains a core foundation of today’s global infrastructure; and the extent to which companies are using it to find new ways to drive business innovation.
Read on to learn more about this technology and how far it has truly come.