Application redesign and reprogramming are typically large and risky efforts. In the meantime, existing systems must be maintained and modified as the business changes to meet evolving needs. These changes must be replicated in the new systems and developers often find themselves aiming at a moving target. This …Read More
Mainframes are not just relics of a former computer era. They’re massive machines that typically process tons of small and simple daily transactions. Some of the world’s top corporations entrust their data to mainframe computers. One of the biggest reasons why they prefer keeping this platform at the …Read More
The 4-hour rolling average plays a significant role in determining your mainframe operating costs. It’s just a metric, but a crucially important one. IBM uses it to determine your company’s software monthly license charges. So, when you find a way to lower your 4-hour rolling average (4HRA) you …Read More
If you are like me, you would feel misinformed. This article does not talk about soda but about the consumption of mainframe MIPS (millions of instructions per second) required to move data around the enterprise. Practically every IT budget places a priority on how many Mainframe MIPS are …Read More
Read the interview by Tom Lehn, Alebra Technologies’ CEO.
New Brighton, MN—Alebra Technologies Inc., (www.alebra.com) the leader in managed high-speed cross platform data movement and remote data access, today announced the availability of Parallel Data Mover (PDM) Release 6, effective immediately. “As data continues to grow exponentially, companies need the right data, at the right place, and …Read More
The majority of file transfer products solely support TCP/IP as their cross-platform transport mechanism. Identifying the true cost of TCP/IP is difficult and often misleading. By measuring the processor (CPU) time recorded for the file transfer task, only a fraction of the actual processor usage caused by file …Read More
Industry terms such as Business Intelligence (BI), Data Analytics, Data Cleansing, Data Mining and Data Warehousing have different meanings to different users. Often these terms have overlapping definitions. Alebra’s uses the term Data Warehousing to mean the movement of data between an Operational Data Store (ODS) and a …Read More