For the 15th consecutive year, BMC completed the industry’s largest survey of executive and technical professionals on their experiences with the mainframe. The state of the mainframe is strong — respondents shared positive views today, optimism for the future, and well-developed strategies to adapt, automate, and secure the mainframe for continued success.
The mainframe is relied on as a critical platform for digital growth
More than 1,000 respondents from BMC’s 15th annual mainframe survey are relying on the platform’s agility, intelligence, and security to succeed in today’s economy. Findings from this year’s research reveal:
- The current state of the mainframe is strong, and the outlook is even better
- The faces of mainframe are changing
- A new mainframe priority has risen to the top
In all, the results of the 2020 BMC Mainframe Survey underscore three key themes: adapt, automate, and secure. Download the report for full findings.
What mainframe customers are saying
“Today for multibank solutions, the mainframe is the preferred platform to support financial core banking functionality and services with adequate availability, security, and performance.”– Dr. Ralf Kumpe, Senior Consultant Mainframe, Finanz Informatik
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