Thin Clients Are Back—It's About Time
By Rob Enderle | Article Published April 04, 2013
All the pieces are in place for thin clients to take off.
Tags: Cloud, tablet, gaming, AMD, processor, mainframe, nVidia, thin client
IBM Launches New zEnterprise EC12 Secure Cloud-Focused Mainframe System
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 28, 2012
Big Blue says this is its most powerful mainframe ever.
Tags: security, IBM, analytics, mainframe, Memory, solid state
IBM Settles Antitrust Case with E.U.
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published December 15, 2011
Big Blue will provide more parts and information to other vendors that serve mainframe customers.
Tags: IBM, antitrust, mainframe
IBM's zEnterprise Enables Mainframe-Windows Combo
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published November 09, 2011
Until now, the mainframe computer has traditionally been distinctly separate from the Windows world.
Tags: Windows, IBM, mainframe, zEnterprise
IBM Brings Windows to the Mainframe
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published November 07, 2011
New technology to support Microsoft's operating system on mainframe hardware will become available December 16.
Tags: Windows, IBM, mainframe
IBM Debuts Lower-Cost $75,000 Mainframe
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 12, 2011
The IBM zEnterprise 114 will enable hybrid computing and promote server consolidation.
Battle of the Server Vendors: Do Buyers Notice?
By Drew Robb | Article Published April 12, 2011
Despite massive PR, server vendors competing claims about power efficiency may be merely confusing buyers.
Tags: data storage, data center, servers, mainframe, energy consumption
Tips on Selecting an IBM System z Mainframe
By Drew Robb | Article Published October 11, 2010
While mainframes don't get a lot of headlines, these hulking units continue to comprise a major piece of the high-end server market.
Tags: IBM, server virtualization, mainframe, mainframe management, server technology
IBM Deals With EU Complaint, Insider Trading Settlement
By David Needle | Article Published March 24, 2010
A French company files a complaint related to IBM's mainframe licensing, while a former IBM executive appears ready to plead guilty to charges of insider trading.
Tags: IBM, EU, mainframe, mainframe licensing, emulation
CES and the Death of the PC
By Rob Enderle | Article Published January 12, 2010
The recent Consumer Electronics Show heralded the end of an era, as a profusion of handhelds Smartphones to Slates pushed bulky PCs from dominance.
Tags: PC, IT, mainframe, handheld, CES 2010
Young Developers Get Old Mainframers' Jobs
By Edward J. Joyce | Article Published October 07, 2009
Industry observers have predicted the death of the mainframe for years but young developers are still needed to replace their aging predecessors.
Tags: developer, server, mainframe