machines that, until recently, required dedicated onsite operators and systems programmers. There are not too many of these companies left, as
has been successful in marketing programs aimed at getting companies to downsize their computing platform.
One of the notable companies that still sell
organized a M
ainframeMigrationAlliance, which has its first conference in May05. See more at
The last paragraph of that page revealed that in one example, most savings were achieved through staff reduction in the
The Redmond firm was assisted by Fujitsu and M
icroFocus, a company that used to specialize in
on PCs. Migrated applications would still be running
applications under Windows.
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