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In my previous Blog, I spoke about the tremendous opportunities available for young mainframe programmers and developers who will bypass their preconceived notions about working on mainframes. But, it's not just misconceptions among these potential new mainframers: The organizations looking for mainframe employees need to overcome their own misconceptions about hiring them…

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Brocade has announced new capabilities in the Brocade® Analytics Monitoring Platform providing organizations with end-to-end visibility and greater insight into application performance. As a result, customers can reduce up to nearly 70 percent of storage networking latency and performance-related problems by quickly identifying changes in performance behaviors as well as pinpointing the root cause of issues before users are affected…

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EMC has announced general availability for EMC® Enterprise Hybrid Cloud v4.0, as well as planned enhancements for both Enterprise Hybrid Cloud and EMC Native Hybrid Cloud, designed to help customers advance their journey for both traditional and cloud-native applications.  Enterprise Hybrid Cloud v4.0 extends IT’s ability to update legacy application infrastructure to meet the demands of a digital world.  A new Native Hybrid Cloud offering built on hyper-converged VCE® VxRail™ Appliances provides a platform that delivers a simple, fast and easy path toward the development and deployment of cloud native applications…

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ASG Technologies, a leading provider of information access, management and control for today’s enterprise, is announcing the launch of ASG-Mobius 6.0, a purpose-built content management system that helps companies make better use of business information through improved, flexible access to corporate content. ASG-Mobius 6.0 empowers modern, mobile work forces to easily access and integrate corporate content of any kind from any device, while IT architects can deploy the solution on premises, on Amazon Web Services (AWS) or in a hybrid environment…

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Syncsort, a global leader in Big Data and mainframe software, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Cogito Ltd., maker of specialized software that can access IBM z Systems mainframe data, significantly improve the performance of IBM DB2® and CA IDMS™ database management systems on IBM z/OS, and lower mainframe costs for the world’s largest enterprises. This is Syncsort’s third acquisition of a UK-based mainframe software company, all of which deepened its capability to bridge the gap between Big Iron and Big Data…

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Brocade announced that Arizona State University (ASU) has deployed a software-defined network from Brocade. ASU is one of the most innovative universities in the United States, according to U.S. News and World Report, and it serves as home base to top researchers in areas ranging from physics and biology to global security initiatives. ASU's researchers collaborate to develop new approaches and make discoveries that advance science and positively influence the world. To support these data-driven initiatives, ASU needed a stronger, more flexible network foundation that could maximize the impact of all types of research. For that type of high- performance and future-proof network modernization, ASU turned to Brocade…

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