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The Reality of Rehosting: Understanding the Value of Your Mainframe
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By Emily Farmer, Senior Research Consultant, IBM Competitive Project Office
Moving applications from the mainframe to distributed environments often comes with the expectation of cost savings. However, studies reveal a conclusion that is counter to conventional wisdom.
This IBM® Redbooks® Point-of-View publication, authored by Emily Farmer of the IBM Competitive Project Office, discusses why the actual cost of moving applications from the mainframe to distributed environments might be greater than you think.
Emily Farmer is a senior research consultant in the IBM Competitive Project Office. She focuses on cross-platform TCA/TCO studies, analysis of rehosting issues, development of productivity and cost models, and the general competitive advantages of System z hardware and software.