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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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IBM Z Mainframes Are Back
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: Read this interview with Ross Mauri, general manager of IBM's Z and LinuxOne mainframe business, to learn what’s fueling IBM’s mainframe revitalization; and what that means for mainframes moving forward.
Posted: 03 Nov 2020 | Published: 30 Oct 2020

Beta Systems

Unlocking Mainframe Data for Modern Cloud Uses
sponsored by Qlik
WHITE PAPER: Mainframe computers deliver mission-critical applications with strong performance, reliability and security. But unlocking insights comes at a cost. Are you looking to extract more value from your mainframe data – while offloading processing to less expensive platforms, like the cloud? Modernize your mainframe – and take advantage of the cloud.
Posted: 23 Sep 2020 | Published: 23 Sep 2020

Qlik

Make the Most of the Modern Mainframe
sponsored by Ensono IBM
WHITE PAPER: Inside, learn how to start making the most of your organization’s mainframe—and how to use it as a springboard to propel digital transformation, reduce barriers to innovation and business agility, and more.
Posted: 22 Sep 2020 | Published: 22 Sep 2020

Ensono IBM

Extending ServiceNow to Discover the IBM i and IBM Mainframe
sponsored by Precisely
WHITE PAPER: Information from all areas of the organization must be shareable with other systems to facilitate true automation and analytics capabilities. However, one crucial piece of infrastructure often gets left behind: the mainframe. Dive into this white paper to learn more about the discovery chasm between mainframe and IBM i and other enterprise systems.
Posted: 03 Sep 2020 | Published: 03 Sep 2020

Precisely

Leverage the Power of ServiceNow for Mainframe and IBM i: AIOps-Driven Event Management
sponsored by Precisely
WHITE PAPER: IT Event Management software typically omits IBM i and mainframe systems – leaving organizations with a blind spot. Dive inside this white paper to learn about a way to implement AIOps-driven event management capabilities seamlessly across mainframe and IBM i data.
Posted: 31 Aug 2020 | Published: 31 Aug 2020

Precisely

For Many Businesses, It's Time to Upgrade Their Best-Kept Secret: IBM i
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Dive into this IDC white paper to explore the unique nature of the IBM i platform in an IT world dominated by thin, kernel-based operating systems – and why IBM i-based enterprises are so keen on upgrading to i 7.4.
Posted: 16 Jul 2020 | Published: 30 Sep 2019

IBM

Modern Security Solutions for the Mainframe
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: Jump into this white paper to learn how to identify and plug system security vulnerabilities in your z/OS environments by comparing your current RACF settings to industry standards as defined by Security Technical Implementation Guides.
Posted: 22 Jan 2020 | Published: 22 Jan 2020

Beta Systems

The Future Proof Mainframe
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: The death of mainframes has been predicted for decades – yet here they still stand, fifty years later. Download this white paper to find out how to adapt RACF administration challenges to today’s security standards – and keep your mainframes running smoothly.
Posted: 22 Jan 2020 | Published: 22 Jan 2020

Beta Systems

Get Your Security Up to Speed with _beta access
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: Discover how _beta access can simplify the administration, monitoring, and auditing of your z/OS security systems – and can facilitate an end-to-end solution for RACF management responsibilities.
Posted: 21 Jan 2020 | Published: 21 Jan 2020

Beta Systems

z/OS Logstreams at a Glance
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: Maintaining critical z/OS mainframe environments is a hefty responsibility – especially as downtimes grow more and more costly. Inside, learn about a z/OS log stream tool that simplifies viewing, troubleshooting, and archiving processes.
Posted: 21 Jan 2020 | Published: 21 Jan 2020

Beta Systems

Distributed Job Scheduling for z/OS
sponsored by Beta Systems
WHITE PAPER: Job scheduling across multiple server and application environments can get complicated – even after automated processes are introduced. Click inside to learn how to use a workload automation platform to simplify distributed job scheduling.
Posted: 20 Jan 2020 | Published: 31 Dec 2018

Beta Systems

IBM’s Mainframe50: The Future of the Mainframe
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IDC takes 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.
Posted: 16 May 2014 | Published: 16 May 2014

IBM

A Trusted Ally in a World of Constant Change
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper provides a step-by-step process to reduce mainframe MLC costs up to 20% without compromising business critical services.
Posted: 07 Mar 2014 | Published: 07 Mar 2014

BMC Software, Inc.

Analyst Report: IBM CICS Tools: Discovery and Optimization for the Next Generation by the Branham Group (February 2013)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This independent white paper discusses the challenges that IT departments face in cost and manpower hours. It looks at several tools that have been shown to significantly reduce the time needed to meet those challenges with resultant deep cost benefits.
Posted: 21 Feb 2014 | Published: 01 Jan 2013

IBM

10 Steps to Reducing Mainframe MLC Costs
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides you with 10 easy-to-navigate steps to reduce your software charges.
Posted: 18 Dec 2013 | Published: 18 Dec 2013

BMC Software, Inc.

Demo: Overview of IBM Integrated Solution for System z Development (December 2012)
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: An overview of the IBM Integrated Solution for System z Development, including its capabilities and constituent member products.
Posted: 18 Oct 2013 | Published: 18 Oct 2013

IBM

Put an end to mainframe scripting with policy-driven IBM automation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Automating single-mainframe environments often requires time-consuming and cumbersome script-writing. This resource describes a strategy designed to quickly and easily replace manual methods of mainframe automation.
Posted: 17 Oct 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

IBM

A Step Change in Development Efficiency
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper helps you improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the mainframe development processes via simple-to-use, centrally-configurable graphical modeling.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 25 Jul 2013

MicroFocus

How to Move Towards the Modern Mainframe
sponsored by MicroFocus
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to learn about the pitfalls of mainframe application development and delivery. You’ll also discover how to tackle these challenges head-on by improving productivity, flexibility, and collaboration in the mainframe development process.
Posted: 25 Jul 2013 | Published: 25 Jul 2013

MicroFocus

Move up to Enterprise Developer for zEnterprise
sponsored by Micro Focus
WHITE PAPER: Access this crucial paper to get an in-depth look at a tool that brings contemporary capabilities to mainframe application development, enabling faster change and delivery of new business functions without mainframe resources.
Posted: 16 Apr 2013 | Published: 02 May 2013

Micro Focus

Rehosting Mainframe Workloads
sponsored by Clerity
WHITE PAPER: Many legacy applications still contain valuable business information. But maintaining the mainframes that they reside on can quickly become cost-prohibitive. This white paper explores various mainframe alternatives, the concept behind rehosting, and a recommended market offering you can implement immediately.
Posted: 19 Jul 2012 | Published: 01 Apr 2011

Clerity

Endress + Hauser Success Story
sponsored by SUSE
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines how one organization successfully migrated to Linux and consolidated 14 physical servers to a single IBM System z mainframe. Inside, discover how your business can consolidate physical servers and realize other valuable benefits like rapid provisioning and easy management of virtualized Linux environments.
Posted: 19 Jun 2012 | Published: 19 Jun 2012

SUSE

City of Inglewood
sponsored by Micro Focus
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to discover how one city migrated from their aging mainframe to a Windows platform. Learn how your organization can save on maintenance costs and increase operational efficiency by making a similar move.
Posted: 14 May 2012 | Published: 14 May 2012

Micro Focus

How to manage consolidated applications
sponsored by HP Inc
WHITE PAPER: This resource explains how you can lower costs and improve flexibility by migrating your mainframe to open system servers. Discover the three major factors driving organizations to consider migrating application workloads off mainframe environments to open systems solutions.
Posted: 07 Oct 2011 | Published: 07 Oct 2011

HP Inc

IBM Data Center Networking: Planning for virtualization and cloud computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IBM Redbook covers the impact of server and storage consolidation, data center network virtualization and consolidation technologies, and much more.
Posted: 23 May 2011 | Published: 10 Feb 2011

IBM
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