Bill Miller – BMC Blogs BMC Software Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:05:27 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Bill Miller – BMC Blogs 32 32 Shedding Light on the Mainframe Skills Gap Wed, 08 Nov 2017 15:46:14 +0000 Mainframe managers are worried – they are staring at a significant skills shortfall that will hit them in the next few years if it isn’t already presenting problems. The experienced technical personnel who manage and maintain the Mainframe and keep our critical business functions running 24 x 7 are getting older and retiring. While this […]]]> The 3 P’s of GDPR Fri, 06 Oct 2017 07:45:44 +0000 Much is being said and written about GDPR, the General Data Protection Regulation, which will go into effect in our near future – May 2018. As a reminder, GDPR is the stringent Data Protection Regulation put forth by the European Union Parliament in the aims of better protecting its citizens. Although it originated in the […]]]> The Z14 – Innovation and Trust on the Mainframe Fri, 08 Sep 2017 09:00:51 +0000 Recently, IBM announced the release of the Z14 machine, marking yet another level of innovation on the Mainframe. In my mind, this is a testament to the ongoing vibrancy and relevance of the Mainframe as the platform for the digital age. To handle the demands of today and the requirements around 24×7 availability, performance, and […]]]> Where’s the Ops in Dev Ops? Tue, 01 Aug 2017 08:30:30 +0000 Trying to take advantage of great Development without equally strong Operations is something like trying to row a boat on dry land. These days, there’s a tendency to overemphasize the Dev side of DevOps with folks simply expecting that the Ops side will be handled as efficiently and pretty much take care of itself. This […]]]>