Why Mainframes Are Critical to Modern, Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Why Mainframes Are Critical to Modern, Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Generally speaking, people tend to romanticize the old or the new—rarely do they idolize both. This is especially true in technology. In IT, you are either a die-hard fan of mainframes, COBOL, and on-prem systems; or you want to scrap everything and replace it with...
Five Stages of Mainframe Grief

Five Stages of Mainframe Grief

1. Denial: We need digital transformation and can build it ourselves. The company begins manual coding of APIs to connect the mainframe to modern applications, but progress is slow. 2. Anger: A hypothesis that the mainframe is an obstacle to innovation followed by a...
Are You Tooled Up For Hybrid Cloud?

Are You Tooled Up For Hybrid Cloud?

The one constant in information technology is change. With labor shortages and the volume of APIs growing exponentially, enterprises moving to the hybrid cloud and the system integrators that are helping them need to change again and avail themselves of the best API...