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The Mainframe's Branding Problem Created a Talent Crisis
January 2018

Critics have predicted the death of the mainframe for more than 30 years. In spite of constant macabre diagnoses, mainframe technology has proven its staying power. Ninety percent of Fortune 500 companies continue to rely on mainframes, either solely or as part of a hybrid solution. Contrary to longstanding predictions, the mainframe is not going extinct any time soon, and its technology powers everything from ATM transactions to airline reservations. A 2014 Vanson Bourne study showed 87 percent of organizations currently using mainframes expect to continue doing so for more than five years…...

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