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ALSO CALLED: Mainframes
DEFINITION: A mainframe (also known as "big iron") is a high-performance computer used for large-scale computing purposes that require greater availability and security than a smaller-scale machine can offer. Historically, mainframes have been associated with centralized rather than distributed computing, although that distinction is blurring as smaller computers become more powerful and mainframes  … 

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Mainframe 2020 and Beyond: Major Market Trends and Opportunities
sponsored by Ensono IBM
WEBCAST: Tune into this webcast to hear ComputerWeekly’s editor-in-chief Bryan Glick curate a discussion between leading mainframe experts from Ensono and IBM about the role of mainframes in today’s rapidly evolving IT landscape – and hear their predictions about the evolution of mainframes beyond 2020.
Posted: 27 Nov 2019 | Premiered: Nov 27, 2019

Ensono IBM

Operations Transition in 4 Months Leads to Significant Savings
sponsored by Ensono Limited
VIDEO: As the U.S. leader in mutual life insurance, Guardian relies heavily on its legacy mainframe infrastructure to support a workforce of nearly 8,000. Tune in to learn what criteria helped Guardian determine a new managed infrastructure choice – and the economic benefits they earned as a result.
Posted: 19 Aug 2019 | Premiered: 19 Aug 2019

Ensono Limited

10 Steps to Reducing Mainframe MLC Costs-Video
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
VIDEO: This short video provides a step-by-step process to reduce mainframe MLC costs up to 20% without compromising business critical services.
Posted: 03 Mar 2014 | Premiered: 03 Mar 2014

BMC Software, Inc.

Leveraging Mainframe Data with Hadoop
sponsored by Syncsort
WEBCAST: Mainframes generate and process huge data volumes, but the costs and challenges of mainframe computing often leave this data untapped. This webcast explains how Hadoop can help you conquer the costs and challenges of big data and gain key business insights.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Oct 28, 2013

Syncsort

Big data: Past, present and future
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Join IDC analyst Carl Olofson on January 21, 2014 at 11:00 AM ET (16:00 GMT) in this live webcast event as he discusses how to find business and analytics success in the world of big data.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Jan 21, 2014, 11:00 EST (16:00 GMT)

IBM

Enterprise Modernization - The Cornerstone of Smarter Computing
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: View this webcast to learn how to combat the server and application sprawl that is consuming your IT budget while driving efficient innovation. Discover an infrastructure approach that maximizes performance of existing assets while allowing for modernization and mainframe development.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Premiered: Feb 14, 2012

IBM
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