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Software AG announced the availability of Nyoka, an open source library that enables data scientists to transform Artificial Intelligence (AI), Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning models into the Predictive Model Markup Language (PMML) industry standard. Nyoka is a Python library that provides comprehensive support for the latest PMML standard as well as extensions for data preprocessing, script execution and deep neural networks. Nyoka underscores Software AG’s commitment to open industry standards and complements its Zementis predictive analytics for enterprise-grade, operational deployment of AI…

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The Open Mainframe Project has announced Zowe, a new open source software framework that bridges the divide between modern applications and the mainframe, providing easier interoperability and scalability among products and solutions from multiple vendors. Zowe is the first open source project based on z/OS. In addition to this technical milestone, Rocket Software is now part of the Open Mainframe Project as a Platinum Member, joining Platinum members IBM and CA Technologies as key contributors to the Zowe framework…

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Dell EMC is announcing several enhancements to its cloud-enabled infrastructure solutions portfolio to help customers maximize the value of their IT ecosystem and multi-cloud environments. Coupled with innovation from across Dell Technologies, Dell EMC is delivering a broad portfolio of cloud solutions that caters to all types of applications and creates a consistent experience across cloud platforms…

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Dell EMC is launching Dell EMC PowerEdge MX, the industry's newest high performance, modular infrastructure, designed to support a wide variety of traditional and emerging data center workloads. PowerEdge MX offers the first modular infrastructure architecture designed to easily adapt to future technologies and server disaggregation…

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Rocket Software will be joining other enterprise technology leaders at SHARE 2018 in St. Louis, August 12-17. Rocket executives will discuss strategies for “getting more from your mainframe,” including ways to dramatically simplify the management of applications and analytics, as well as access critical data more easily. Another area of focus will be identifying and nurturing the next generation of mainframe developers and architects through a combination of hiring best practices and open-source technology. Key members of the Rocket team will be leading various presentations and workshops throughout the event and will also be present in booth #400, showcasing the company’s latest mainframe products…

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We've created a numbrer of cool and funny (in my opinion) mainframe-centric t-shirts with a tagline similar to the title of this Blog; but I think the title really nails it—Don't Panic: It's On the Mainframe! I recently came across this short article in the Global Banking & Finance Review. It's written by Richard Whomes and you can read it in its original form here

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Syncsort has announced new additions to its Syncsort Assure family of products that can be used to help address top-of-mind compliance challenges faced by IT leaders and highlighted in its 2018 State of Resilience Report. These new capabilities in Syncsort’s IBM i security products can help IT leaders streamline compliance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and strengthen security with multi-factor authentication…

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Compuware announced a product acquisition, enhancements to Topaz for Total Test, and a partnership that together dramatically improve the ability of large enterprises to embrace Agile and DevOps on their mainframes through the broader use of simplified, automated unit testing—which is essential for fast, safe and efficient development and deployment of new digital deliverables…

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