Date: Thu, 28 Sep 2006 16:38:15 -0400
Reply-To: "Fehd, Ronald J. (CDC/CCHIS/NCPHI)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV>
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From: "Fehd, Ronald J. (CDC/CCHIS/NCPHI)" <rjf2@CDC.GOV>
Subject: Re: Death of the Mainframe? (was PC SAS vs. Mainframe SAS)
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> From: Alan Churchill
> Teraflop PCs anyone? 80 cores by 2008?
> Can I port MVS(z/OS) to it?
I'm just out of a meeting with IBM reps
who are thinking that we may want to examine AIX:
I'll leave it to you to figure out whether the
redundancy or oxymoron is
IBM UniX! <g>
note that they are serious
about having you consider this a MVS / z/OS alternative:
packages to implement ChargeBack costs
based on storage, cpu usage, and i/o usage.
Ron Fehd the rusty z/OS maven CDC Atlanta GA USA RJF2 at cdc dot gov