Bringing IT and the Mainframe to Life

The BMC Beat recently caught up with Jonathan Adams, vice president and general manager of Z Solutions & Select Technologies at BMC.

Jonathan discusses highlights from a worldwide survey of 1,200 IT leaders which found that despite the mainframe’s perception as a legacy platform, customers who report that one of their top priorities is cloud, big data or mobility indicate that their mainframes are increasingly used as a full-fledged participant in digital business efforts. In fact, 91 percent of all respondents consider the mainframe to be a long-term strategic platform, with 61 percent expecting growth in their environment in the next two years.

I hope you will take a look at the video below to see Jonathan discuss why the mainframe is here to stay and how BMC is working to bring IT and the mainframe to life.

Watch the video

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Tami Casey

Tami Casey

I joined the BMC communications team in early 2014 as a senior PR manager with responsibility for corporate and product initiatives. My career spans in-house PR roles at Intel Corp., Borland and security startup ForeScout as well as several years at a boutique PR firm serving technology start-ups.