"Deutsche Bahn, Europe's biggest railway, is junking 300 Intel
servers in favour of an IBM mainframe. But its OS of choice, SUSE
LINUX Enterprise Server, has profited from the cull and will run
business-critical apps such as Lotus Notes on the new IBM eServer
zSeries 990 mainframe.
"DB Systems, the captive IT service arm of Deutsche Bahn,
anticipates 'significant cost savings, more vendor independence and
integration advantages throughout the roll-out period and