1IBM System/360 Mainframe: Countdown to 50th Anniversary
by Darryl K. Taft
2IBM’s System/360 Mainframe Turns 50 Next Year
A look back shows a “resume full of significant milestones in computing history,” according to IBM.
3The Mainframe Makes for a Smarter Planet
The mainframe’s handling of big data analytics and cloud computing are helping with IBM’s Smarter Planet initiative.
4IBM’s Mainframe and the Cloud
The IBM mainframe is a workhorse for cloud computing workloads and providing cloud services.
5Honolulu Taps the Mainframe
The city and county of Honolulu use IBM mainframe technology for cloud services.
6Banking on the Mainframe
Bankia uses the mainframe to drive analytics.
7Mainframes for Mobility
The University of Florida uses IBM mainframe technology for an enterprise mobility solution.
8The Mainframe as a Transaction Engine
Vantiv uses IBM mainframe technology to help secure debit transactions.
9Smarter Cities Uses the Mainframe
Florida’s Miami-Dade County runs a Smarter Cities effort on an IBM mainframe.
1050 More Years of Mainframe Technology
What will the mainframe look like in 50 years?