While becoming Agile seems like a radical, sweeping shift for a mainframe company to make, it’s historically justified as a powerful method that generates more success because of its incremental framework.
As we look ahead to our next Customer Advisory Council (CAC) in February, now is the perfect time to discuss the importance the CAC and why we do it. First and foremost, the CAC is advantageous for our customers.
Part two of this series will walk you through the benefits of your setup choices (whether you gave them careful consideration or took the defaults), and help you understand the Summary and Detail displays that show the compare output.
BMC's new survey gives a thorough explanation for why the mainframe plays a key role in digital transformation and should be expected to experience longevity in the enterprise IT architecture.
In a recent radio report, mainframes were characterized as old, inflexible and difficult to secure. In fact, modern mainframes are cutting-edge machines with outstanding reliability and security features.
You can’t accelerate and scale DevOps unless you also accelerate and scale DevOps test data delivery. That’s why every DevOps leader should take a close look at Compuware’s Test Data Privacy solution.
By integrating with this caliber of a DevOps solution, Compuware is making it easier than ever to incorporate the mainframe into your enterprise-DevOps strategy.
Are you working with the best mainframe partner for the next 50 years or a mainframe software pretender with a penchant for price increases and locking customers into the past?
Agile and CX are becoming inseparable as the digital economy advances. Organizations must be capable of developing and delivering solutions to solve immediate customer needs, and this is only achievable through the binding of Agile and CX.
To attract millennials to the mainframe, it’s time to provide them with modern mainframe development tools like those they love to use in distributed development.
Incremental development will soon be required for federal departments and agencies to receive adequate funding for projects, per the MGT Act if it is passed. Considering that, federal IT should follow these steps to becoming Agile.
Compare, Search and Sort are base capabilities every programmer needs in their Swiss Army knife of development skills. Let’s take a closer look at how to get the most out of comparing data, specifically with Compuware File-AID Compare in Topaz.
The time and cost of migrating off the mainframe isn’t economically viable, but modernizing the mainframe with new tools and processes is. It’s time to stop fantasizing about moving off the mainframe and start modernizing, or at least fix, your COBOL programs instead.
Gen Z mainframe developers will arrive with their own generational idiosyncrasies, à la baby boomers, Gen Xers and millennials before them. It’s the nature of the workplace, and mainframe shops should be prepared to adapt.
After you engage in the Agile process, over time you realize the productivity benefits. After doing Agile for some time on the job, it hit me: I’ve already been doing Agile for quite a while outside of work.
Without a good view of mainframe activity, what happens when an unauthorized user gets their hands on an authorized user’s credentials and gains unapproved access to sensitive mainframe applications or data?
Upon missing critical business opportunities due to a lack of modern mainframe development tools, Physicians Mutual determined it needed a solution to help its developers
When the Federal Government needs to be optimizing tax dollars for government systems, how does an effective CIO make the choice of when to migrate mainframe applications to the cloud?
IBM, Compuware, and other major ISVs are participating in and supporting this important initiative, adding tremendous value to the entire mainframe ecosystem.