Business Process Automation

The Business Value of the Connected Mainframe for Digital Transformation

Provided by IBM

Category Business Process Automation

Type White Paper

Length 20

Publish Date December 22 2016

Date posted January 27 2017


After several years of relentless hardware and software innovation, the mainframe is at an inflection point from being a supporting platform of transaction revenue to becoming a source of revenue growth and innovation. With it, businesses can tap into a broad range of new capabilities to potentially earn a strong return on investment and competitive advantage. This IDC paper looks at the role of the ‘connected mainframe’ in digital transformation efforts and the benefit organizations can gain from its adoption.

Recommended for You


Programming languages to avoid learning in 2018

Dan Swinhoe casts a critical eye on the future


A c-suite guide to blockchain 2018

Kathryn Cave looks at the big trends in global tech

Most Recent Comments

Our Case Studies

IDG Connect delivers full creative solutions to meet all your demand generatlon needs. These cover the full scope of options, from customized content and lead delivery through to fully integrated campaigns.


Our Marketing Research

Our in-house analyst and editorial team create a range of insights for the global marketing community. These look at IT buying preferences, the latest soclal media trends and other zeitgeist topics.



Should the government regulate Artificial Intelligence?