Gartner: the future is automated

Gartner: the future is automated

Harnessing technology in business is really about getting computers to do more and humans to do less. Or rather, to...

October 1st, 2012 brian bloom

IBM announces new zEnterprise mainframe

IBM announces new zEnterprise mainframe

IBM Corp. showed off its newest and most capable mainframe to date on Thursday, the zEnterprise EC12, a successor to the...

August 28th, 2012 brian bloom

Network firewalls, mainframes are still security favorites

Network firewalls, mainframes are still security favorites

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Network firewalls and mainframes are old technology, but despite calls over the years to do away with...

July 3rd, 2012 Ellen Messmer

Interview: Andrew Wickett on legacy migrations

Interview: Andrew Wickett on legacy migrations

In this week's podcast, we speak to Andrew Wickett, director  of migrations and modernization at Micro Focus, about moving from the mainframe to...

June 1st, 2012 brian bloom

IBM mainframe automation on a tight budget

IBM mainframe automation on a tight budget

  Owning and operating a mainframe has never been cheap. Forget the initial cost of buying one: you’ll be paying...

March 13th, 2012 brian bloom

CA adds new mainframe Linux management capabilities

CA adds new mainframe Linux management capabilities

CA Technologies Inc. has added new capabilities to its mainframe Linux management product offerings, as well as two partnerships to cover...

August 8th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Montreal’s Speedware offers mainframe migration

Montreal’s Speedware offers mainframe migration

Montreal-based Speedware Ltd. is offering a software tool that can migrate mainframe applications to Unix, Linux and Windows-based platforms. But...

November 5th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Shopping cart: A survey of storage products

Shopping cart: A survey of storage products

Product name: OpenTech Systems Inc.’s DR/Xpert for DB2 Description DR/Xpert is designed to automatically manage image copies of DB2 databases....

April 3rd, 2008 ComputerWorld Canada staff

EMC’s new VLT scales to half a petabyte

EMC’s new VLT scales to half a petabyte

EMC also announced what Emsley called the first tapeless virtual tape library for use in IBM zSeries mainframe environments. “A...

February 21st, 2008 Dave Webb