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Micron21 Datacentre Pty Ltd, one of the few vertically integrated data center-based service providers in Australia, has extended its reliance on Brocade® networking solutions to deliver new points of presence, services, and capacity to its growing global network. The continued addition of BROCADE MLXE CORE ROUTERS in Amsterdam, Los Angeles, and Singapore has provided Micron21 with the basis for network transformation. Today, the company has differentiated its offerings with a highly successful Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Protection as a Service offering. The offering is currently in operation at multiple high-profile Internet Service Providers (ISPs), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and Web hosting companies, as well as numerous enterprise networks and government departments…

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GT Software has announced that six-time IBM Information Champion, Dusty Rivers will present to the Virtual IMS User group today. This highly anticipated presentation entitled, “Why IMS Still Matters, Using IMS Data and Transaction in Mobile, BI/BA and Data Virtualization Applications,” will be conducted by GT Software’s own Rivers, the Director of z Systems Software: IMS & CICS for the organization, in addition to being a recognized technology expert worldwide.  Rivers will discuss how IMS transactions and critical data are being used in new mobile initiatives, business intelligence and business analytical systems, and in conjunction with new data virtualization initiatives.  The presentation will also address how IMS is still relevant within current technologies and businesses today…

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As someone who has worked in the mainframe world for more than 25 years, there’s one phrase that I could be happy never hearing again: skills gap. It’s no secret that many mainframe engineers are nearing retirement age, but contrary to popular perception, the world isn’t about to end. Far from it. The reality is that organizations that foster the new crop of engineers who can work on IBM z13 servers and other mainframe environments, rather than just bemoan the lack of resumes that cross their desks, are already ahead of the curve. And internships may be the key to filling the positions that will open in the next three to five years…

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GT Software has announced its successful partnership with solutions provider Red Hat by enabling customers to connect and leverage legacy assets easily via middleware. As a mainframe middleware technology partner with Red Hat, GT Software’s mainframe modernization solutions can also run on Red Hat Linux, on and off of the mainframe.  In addition, the firm’s industry pioneer solution, theIvory® Service Architect™  enables Red Hat’s JBoss to easily and quickly connect to mainframe data and applications.  The Ivory Service Architect modernizes mainframes through graphic-driven application development and extends mainframe access through Web services, for quick, easy, platform-agnostic integration without any additional coding…

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Japanese telecommunication service provider SoftBank Corp is streamlining its data center operations by deploying BROCADE® VDX® SWITCHES to provide Ethernet fabrics as part of the company's group-wide common service infrastructure network. The new infrastructure will greatly reduce complexity and the cost of network operations within SoftBank's data centers, giving the company greater agility to pursue new growth opportunities in Over-The-Top (OTT) services…

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Serena Software has announced the introduction of the new release of Serena Deployment Automation. Serena Deployment Automation helps customers implement application release automation, DevOps and Continuous Delivery practices by providing simple yet powerful ways to replace slow, error-prone manual processes, reduce deployment times and automate complex application deployments. …

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