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Data Management Best Practices: Six Essentials for Your Mainframe Team


Here we are in the year 2015, and you might be looking to assess your team’s plan and priorities for the rest of the year. This is a great time to take an open perspective and ensure your Data Management priorities align with industry best practices. By ensuring your team is tightly aligned with proven goals, you’ll increase your chance of … [Read more...]

Bringing IT and the Mainframe to Life

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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, … [Read more...]

Are We There Yet with IT Cost Optimization?


The evolution of IT gradually shifted focus from the technology itself to the role technology should play as an asset to the organization.  One impetus for the shift has been expressed this way: “The good manager should not think of data processing as a technical sandbox in which to play, but as a resource which enables the company to earn a … [Read more...]

Mainframe Innovation on Display at BMC Engage

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At the BMC user conference, Engage, in Orlando, BMC unveiled to customers a unique ability to Bring IT to Life. By delivering on six digital business imperatives, IT services will directly impact the lives of their customers and employees. A core requirement for meeting the digital business imperatives is innovation, and BMC innovation for … [Read more...]