Category Archives: z/OS

DB2 12 Latest News – Join the IBM Webcast featuring Jeff Josten and Julian Stuhler

We are delighted to let you know that Julian Stuhler, Solutions Delivery Director at Triton Consulting and IBM Gold Consultant will be joining the panel on IBM’s next DB2 12 webcast on Tuesday 4th October. Register here Julian will be speaking … Continue reading

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IDUG EMEA 2015 Day 4

Dublin hosted IDUG EMEA for the first time and what a warm welcome we received. Plenty of great company, great food and of course great Guinness. Day 4 is always tinged with sadness as it is the end of IDUG … Continue reading

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IDUG EMEA 2015 Day 1

Arriving at lunchtime in Dublin the Sunday before the IDUG EMEA 2015 conference kicks off does leave one with half a day to kill. The half day in question was blustery with the threat of rain and so we elected … Continue reading

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How to handle the Mainframe skills gap

It has been an interesting 12 months in the Mainframe world. 2014 saw IBM celebrating 50 years of the Mainframe and in January this year the latest incarnation of the Mainframe – the z13 was launched. Propelling Mainframe back into … Continue reading

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Managing Mainframe Costs in the Financial Services Sector

Over the past 25 years of working with Mainframes, one aspect has proved to be a constant challenge – Mainframe pricing.  Mainframe software charges are usually based on peak usage.   Whatever an organisations’ peak workload in a given month is … Continue reading

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DB2 10 for z/OS withdrawn from marketing – Date Announcement

IBM have announced that DB2 for z/OS will be withdrawn from marketing from 6th July 2015.  This means that DB2 10 along with DB2 10 VUE and the DB2 10 Utility Suite will no longer be available to order.  This … Continue reading

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IT cost reduction & optimisation top the priority list for Mainframe customers

In their recent Mainframe study, BMC Software asked Mainframe customers what their top 4 IT priorities were. Cost reduction and optimisation came out at the top with 85% of respondents citing Cost reduction as one of their key priorities. The … Continue reading

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Join Julian Stuhler at the DB2 Symposium 2013

DB2 Symposium 28-30th May 2013 We’re delighted to announce that Triton Solutions Delivery Director, Julian Stuhler, has been invited to present at the highly regarded DB2 Symposium event in The Netherlands in May. The DB2 Symposium is a multiple day … Continue reading

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Educate, Inform and Entertain: Iqbal Returns to January’s DB2Night Show

A forthcoming date for your diary that you won’t want to miss: on Friday 11th January Triton’s very own Iqbal Goralwalla, Head of DB2 Midrange and Managed Services, will be presenting once again on DBI’s DB2Night Show. Last time Iqbal … Continue reading

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It’s Back: ‘DB2’s Got Talent’ Contest!

Forget ‘Strictly..’, forget ‘I’m A Celebrity..’ – the renowned ‘DB2’s Got Talent’ Contest is returning for its third year!  Once again DBI, one of Triton’s software partners, are searching for real talent in the world of DB2.  We are thrilled … Continue reading

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