40 Years of Mainframe Data Processing Performance and Cost Optimization


How many tech companies are older than the internet? The list isn’t that big, and that was only about 25 years ago. Even fewer companies make it to 40 years; not in the software business. And even fewer companies can claim that staying power in the mainframe software business. As Forbes pointed out several years ago, life expectancy in the Fortune 500 is 15 years now, and it’s declining all the time. So what makes us so special?