Advanced Analytics

Embracing the Challenges of Gaining Value from Analytics

Data volume and higher transaction velocities associated with modern applications are driving change in organizations across all industries. This has occurred for many reasons. Customer and end-user expectations for interacting with computerized systems have changed—and technology changes to accommodate these requirements. Furthermore, larger and larger amounts of data are generated and made available both internally and externally to businesses. Therefore, the desire and capability to store large amounts of data continues to expand.

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Don’t Believe the Myth-information about the Mainframe: Part 1

When I heard about the HuffPost article highlighting a video debunking the myths that Hollywood has been repeating about the mainframe, I was cautiously optimistic.  Unfortunately, the writer chose to use only one reference book, and focused on the negative points.

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