Business Technology Optimization

The Business Value of the Connected Mainframe for Digital Transformation

Provided by IBM

Category Business Technology Optimization

Type White Paper

Length 20

Publish Date December 22 2016

Date posted November 03 2017


In recent years, the mainframe has become a key source of revenue growth and innovation, with an increasing number of organisations evolving towards the ‘connected mainframe’. This platform represents a key step on the journey to digital transformation and has transformed from simply being a revenue-supporting machine to a revenue-generating one. This report examines how organisational and cultural attitudes towards mainframe operations impacts on the speed of digital transformation efforts. 

Recommended for You


Why does China spot security vulnerabilities quicker than the US?

Phil Muncaster reports on China and beyond


Everything you need to know about... Blockchain

IDG Connect tackles the tech stories that matter to you


What will be the single biggest security threat of 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.



If it were legal, would your organization hack back?