21 07, 2017

Webinar on Demand: Turning Digital Disruption into a Competitive Advantage

July 21st, 2017|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

Digital Disruption is something that you should be very concerned about. It’s everywhere; the tools are readily available – sometimes free – and disruption is being felt by your business partners and your competition. More importantly, some of your customers are becoming digital consumers, and are expecting new interactions from you. There’s no stopping it, so [...]

27 04, 2017

Webinar on Demand: Why You Should Be Championing IT Cost Transparency

April 27th, 2017|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

Organizations often cite Cost Optimization as of high importance to their organization and absolutely necessary for the business to run effectively. Yet Cost Optimization Projects often come with unpleasant surprises: underwhelming results and higher costs than anticipated – just to name two. We would argue that IT Cost Transparency is a key success factor for [...]

7 12, 2016

Webinar on Demand: Data Delivery Best Practices for Banking and Financial Services

December 7th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

Banks and financial services organizations are faced with constantly growing demands on their mainframe systems and their mainframe data. Mainframe data is required on more and more distributed platforms in the data center, which is consuming more resources both on the mainframe and on the network. Worse, data is often hours old, causing serious data [...]

4 11, 2016

Webinar On Demand: zSoftware Pricing Strategies

November 4th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

You have mission-critical business applications running on mainframe systems. It’s important to your business that processing gets done as fast as possible, but pricing strategies ensure that you pay plenty every month to do that. How can you maximize performance without maximizing your monthly payments? Well, we have some good news for you – there [...]

17 10, 2016

Webinar On Demand: DB2 PROFESSIONALS | UNDERSTAND YOUR IMPACT ON CAPACITY PLANNING

October 17th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

Many companies use some form of Workload License Charge (for example, Advanced WLC) to determine the monthly cost of their IBM products (the Monthly License Charge, or MLC). The products subject to MLC include z/OS, IMS, CICS and DB2, among others. Typically, determining the MLC is done in a Capacity Planning group, with little input [...]

30 06, 2016

Webinar Mainframe Rules Processing Optimization

June 30th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

Business rules must be processed quickly, which is why they are often embedded in the code of rules processing applications. That makes them difficult to maintain: to modify rules or to create new rules. And within a rapidly changing business environment, that is a big disadvantage. To solve this problem, many vendors will tell you [...]

7 06, 2016

Webinar On Demand: Solutions for z/OS Software Pricing Concerns

June 7th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

You have mission-critical business applications running on mainframe systems. It's important to your business that processing gets done as fast as possible, but pricing strategies ensure that you pay plenty every month to do that. How can you maximize performance without maximizing your monthly payments? Well, we have some good news for you. Join Jacky [...]

16 05, 2016

Webinar On Demand: Cost Savings While Increasing Capacity

May 16th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

IT organizations struggle with two seemingly divergent challenges: the need to control spiralling operational costs while also keeping ahead of the capacity curve to ensure their systems have the capacity to handle both planned growth and seasonal upswings. The bad news is that most organizations are faced with the undesirable requirement to “pick one”: either [...]

11 05, 2016

Webinar On Demand: FIVE WAYS TO IMPROVE IT EFFICIENCY AND PROFITABILITY FOR HEALTHCARE INSURANCE COMPANIES

May 11th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

Since its inception, the Affordable Care Act has created the largest growth in the number of insured people in four decades—greatly affecting the IT burden within the insurance industry as a whole. Since the passage of the Affordable Care Act five years ago, about 16.4 million uninsured people have gained health coverage. Further, more than [...]

9 05, 2016

Webinar On Demand: QUALITY ASSURANCE FOR DB2 SQL: SOLVE YOUR DB2 SQL WOES

May 9th, 2016|Webinars On Demand|0 Comments

‘DB2 Developers Guide’ author and IBM Gold Consultant Craig Mullins will be discussing quality assurance for DB2 SQL – and we would like to invite you to join. SQL is getting more complex and it’s becoming increasingly easy for errors to creep up even in the simplest code. Craig will be touching on the state [...]