One of your company’s most critical assets is its performance monitoring solution. Today’s consumers never sleep; they’re always connected and require rapid, unprecedented response times. As a result, digital workloads are extremely disruptive and highly complex. Outages are no longer measured in hours because every second that your company’s … [Read more...]
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As technology continues to change the way we live day-to-day and as more companies drive to provide superior customer service, how is this going to impact your job and your company’s role in our new digital world? According to a Compuware survey of CIOs on the impact of new technologies and trends on the mainframe application environment, 91 … [Read more...]
During a recent proof of concept of our next generation technology utilities, something struck us as very significant: One of the test cases included a billion (with a “B”) row table. Not so long ago, million row tables were the largest we saw in tests. Given that, is it unreasonable to expect trillion row tables by the end of the … [Read more...]
As promised, BMC and Compuware have delivered exactly what they announced in February—a powerful combination of mainframe cost management solutions that enable mainframe shops to pinpoint the most costly drivers of their budget and take action—quicker than ever before. BMC Cost Analyzer is receiving rave reviews from customers for making it … [Read more...]
It seems like everyone is talking about the digital revolution and every company is looking to “go digital.” According to Gartner, 50% of businesses intend to be a digital business in 24 months and 83% in three to five years. Getting the digital transformation right is critical to business, but one thing is certain, failure to move is guaranteed … [Read more...]
If you work in an IT shop that has a mainframe, you’re probably aware of the fact that the budget gets squeezed—justly or unjustly—because of the enormity of the bill. Actually, if you added up the other systems, they would probably dwarf the mainframe bill; it’s just that, often times, mainframe billing gets lumped together as one line item, … [Read more...]
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...]
On Feb 17, BMC Software and Compuware Corporation announced a technology and marketing partnership designed to help IT make mainframes more responsive and cost-efficient. In an age where partnerships may include more marketecture than substance, this announcement stands out for several reasons: 1. BMC and Compuware are innovators in the … [Read more...]
Once again, BMC has surveyed nearly 1,200 mainframe users worldwide. And the story remains the same—mainframe continues to be a critical business tool. For the past nine years, we’ve conducted this survey to get the best picture possible of mainframe trends how the mainframe supports real businesses—and how we can make it even better. In this … [Read more...]
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...]