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API Management

Ramesh Jetty Lead Technical Architect   Introduction APIs are the basic building blocks of digital applications. With the increased cloud adoption and new innovations in cloud, IOT and AI, API’s have become ubiquitous. API-based application ecosystems help...

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90% of breaches can’t be wrong

Matthew Likes Security Architect - Mainline Information Systems   As a security professional working in the industry for the last 20 years, I’ve seen a lot of strange things. However, the last 5-10 years, in my opinion, have been the most difficult to...

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Storage Christmas

‘Twas the night before Christmas and all through the data center Not a creature was stirring, not even a storage director. The carts were hung by the multimedia storage enclosure with care In hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there. The Elastic Storage...

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Leveraging COBOL v6 for Performance

J Jeffrey Broderick z Systems Architect   COBOL has been a mainstay of traditional application development on System z. Organizations continue to develop and maintain core business logic built in COBOL; but, has your organization embraced any of the new...

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IBM Announces First POWER9 System

Ron Gordon Director - Power Systems The POWER9 processor was publicly announced in 2016. On December 5, IBM announced the first POWER9-based system, the AC922, with general availability December 22, 2017. The AC stands for Accelerated Computing because of...

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IBM Storage Support for Containers

Chris Dedham Senior Storage Solutions Architect   Containers are stand-alone, lightweight packages, that contain the necessary libraries and executables to run code. They are available for both Linux and Windows applications, and provide a runtime environment that can...

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