Evangelizing Mainframe

Uncovering the Y2K Problem and Prepping the Industry 14 Years Ago

Besides the arrival of a new century in 1999, there were many predictions of doom and gloom. The most feared was the impact of computer systems being able to handle the double zero year as they rolled over to year 2000 (Y2K). Now, most companies have a good understanding of how their many applications are interrelated and share data. 

Posted: 2/4/2014 10:30:39 AM by Jay Richards

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What is Deep Learning?

One of the ways that computers and the machines they control can become increasingly more intelligent is by the use of deep learning.

Posted: 1/21/2014 10:19:24 AM by Trevor Eddolls

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Could It Be Time to Ditch the Mainframe?

I’m starting to think it might be time to ditch the mainframe; the name, that is, not the platform itself.

Posted: 1/13/2014 3:09:17 PM by Philip Mann

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Fat Clients Ride Again

What's the best technique for mainframe software writers to allow their users to access monitor information from a browser? There's an easier way than you're probably thinking.

Posted: 12/16/2013 6:00:00 AM by Trevor Eddolls

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What is Bring Your Own Identity?

Most of us are familiar with BYOD-bring your own device. But now people are beginning to talk about BYOI-bring your own identity. So, what is it and what are the implications for our sites?

Posted: 11/20/2013 2:18:23 PM by Trevor Eddolls

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5 Reasons to Get Excited About the Mainframe Platform

Is it me or does there seem to a very positive feeling around the mainframe platform right now? Finally there seems to be a consensus that the mainframe is a technology that is here to stay. It is the beating heart at the center of business operations for many of the world's largest enterprises.

Posted: 11/4/2013 2:15:52 PM by Philip Mann

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An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Big Data

It’s well worth the time to take a look at what big data can offer your organization now. To get started, here’s an absolute beginner’s guide to big data for mainframers.

Posted: 10/22/2013 1:01:01 AM by Trevor Eddolls

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Destination z Offers Several Opportunities at Enterprise 2013

Next week, the Destination z team will be out in force Oct. 21-23 at the IBM System z Technical University at Enterprise 2013 in Orlando, Fla. This year, Destination z is bringing a caricature artist to the show floor to thank attendees who visit the exhibit hall's zZone.

Posted: 10/15/2013 1:01:01 AM by Evelyn Hoover

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2013 IBM Master the Mainframe Contest: It’s On!

The IBM team that designs the Master the Mainframe contest—with input from industry and academia—seeks to provide a learning experience for students. Participants not only gain hands-on, marketable skills but also a better understanding of how mainframes are used in the real world, including their place in the world of analytics, mobile and cloud.

Posted: 10/7/2013 1:01:01 AM by Mike Todd

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Next Dz Webinar to Focus on Analytics

IBM Destination z will present its second webinar, “Best-of-Breed Analytics on System z,” on Oct. 29. It will feature presenter Carl Parris, the chief architect for analytics on System z at IBM and a senior technical staff member in System z Strategy, Design and Performance Analysis.

Posted: 10/1/2013 1:01:01 AM by Mike Westholder

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