By Rich Ptak
- Solutions and tools must be increasingly approachable and easy to use, as the workforce changes and technologies evolve.
- While hardware costs may drop and more economical specialty engines proliferate, operational costs continue to rise and must be controlled.
- CPU and MIPS utilization rise driving up the cost and expense of software licenses and resource consumption.
- Getting information that helps understand, manage and control mainframe software costs has been a difficult and frustrating task.