MarketWire: New Report Cites Benefits of Consolidating SAP on Linux and the IBM Mainframe
Aug 25, 2003, 10:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"A new report from a leading technology analyst finds that
enterprises can significantly improve system performance and
reliability by moving their SAP applications to Linux on the IBM
eServer zSeries mainframe.
"The analysis, commissioned by IBM from The Sageza Group, titled
'zSeries with Linux Provides an Opportune Platform for SAP Server
Consolidation,' finds that Linux on zSeries 'offers new
opportunities for SAP project managers to consolidate their NT or
UNIX application servers onto the zSeries and take advantage of
increased capabilities as well as potential cost savings...'"