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Low-Cost Linux Revives IBM Mainframe (Again)

[ Thanks to Peter Parker for this
link. ]

“IBM Corp.’s decision to offer a Linux-only mainframe–at 90%
less than the cost of its flagship box has had the intended effect,
research now shows.

“‘Linux is a key to the IBM mainframe new-workload strategy,’
said Charlie Burns, a vice president of Westport, Conn.-based
Saugatuck Technology Inc…”


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