• October 20, 2020

Leveraging Open Source & Hybrid Cloud for z/OS: A Rube Goldberg Evolution to COTS Value

This content was originally presented at the inaugural Open Mainframe Project Summit in September 2020. I’ve been working on the mainframe for over 50 years, lately focusing on the open source capabilities of IBM’s proprietary operating systems. Throughout the years, I’ve noticed that businesses have three main goals for their mainframe environment: Get off the […]

SaaS and the modern CIO

Last year, CISCO released a white paper titled CISCO Global Cloud Index. This paper, in essence, states that workload for software as a service (SaaS) is starting to outstrip workload for infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and that it is predicted to increase even further. This is a reflection that IaaS is going the way of network […]