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While IBM last introduced a major new zEnterprise System in 2010, the company certainly hasn't been resting on its mainframe laurels since then. Our latest Buyer's Guide explores the recent additions and innovations to the company's mainframe line.
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The third quarter marked the slowest quarterly growth rate for servers worldwide since the first quarter of 2010, according to IDC. Among global vendors, IBM was the big winner, picking up enough share to pull even with HP.
Tags: Linux, Oracle, IBM, Fujitsu, Dell, HP, mainframe, IDC, server shipment stats, x86 server, server revenue
If you ruled out Unisys because you think it sells just old school mainframes, it's time to give this server provider another look. The OEM's high-end x86 servers and mainframes take full advantage of its years of experience in implementing enterprise-class solutions.
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Despite some assertions, mainframe technology is still alive and kicking.
Those in the market for one of these high-end boxes will be hard-pressed to avoid
IBM's System z. The mainframe family strives to be innovative and cutting edge
while remaining true to its legacy.
Tags: IBM, mainframe, buyer's guide, system z, z10
OS Roundup: Cut prices enough and customers will eventually bite is a common tactic for those selling commodity goods -- not high-end mainframes. Yet IBM recently did just that when when it marked down and bundled System z. Is this a sign the mainframe has lost its luster, or will the move unlock new markets?
Tags: IBM, Unix, mainframe, system z