Why Companies Keep Their Mainframes and Legacy Systems

Why Companies Keep Their Mainframes and Legacy Systems

Like clockwork, an exaggerated report of the mainframe’s inevitable demise will crop up from time to time. Detractors like to talk about the Z-machine like a dinosaur headed for extinction. So, why do hundreds of companies keep their mainframes year after year? As...
Investing in the Mainframe Rather than Migrating

Investing in the Mainframe Rather than Migrating

Despite the tangible benefits for organizations of investing in and modernizing their mainframe platform, as can be expected, organizations do reassess the value of their mainframe platforms and consider using more distributed infrastructure. This is based on the...
SunTrust, BB&T and Innovation

SunTrust, BB&T and Innovation

The recently announced merger between BB&T and SunTrust is all about achieving scale in order to compete, something that is often driven by technological innovation. According to the The Wall Street Journal: “Regional lenders are struggling to compete with big...