IBM® zEnterprise Data Compression in PKWARE PKZIP and SecureZIP Version 15

Controlling escalating data center costs is one of the top concerns of IT executives today regardless of whether the data center is in a physical or cloud environment. There is constant pressure to do more with less and strict SLAs must be met, all while ensuring data security. Mainframe compression and encryption consumes valuable CPU and storage, in turn jeopardizing SLAs and increasing hardware and software costs.

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by Carol Woodbury, President, SkyView Partners, Inc

I’m not usually one to make New Year’s resolutions but I do take time at the beginning of each year to re-evaluate.  So in the spirit of re-evaluation or resolutions or whatever you want to call this activity, I have five ideas for your consideration for the New Year.

Read more: 5 Ideas for 2013