About Relevant Z

The resources on this website are designed to help IBM Z clients as they make the case to upgrade to the latest IBM z14. It helps clients show the value of the modern mainframe through stories about how the mainframe excels in a multicloud world, the role of DevOps on Z, how skills and training are revitalizing the platform, and the importance of the Open Mainframe Project. Interviewees include Ray Wang of Constellation Research, Tom Klinect of Gartner, Rosalind Radcliffe of IBM and many others.

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COBOL at 60: The legend continues

Content by Micro Focus

A look forward to explore what the future looks like for COBOL 


A Closer Look at the 2018 Master the Mainframe Winners

Past winners talk about their experiences with the contest 

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