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Identifying Key Catalysts for IBM’s Mainframe Business

Aaron Hemsworth
Identifying Key Catalysts for IBM’s Mainframe Business

IBM (IBM), which dominates the enterprise mainframe business, has continued to enhance the space with its IBM z13 and now IBM z14 systems. IBM z14 microprocessors, which deliver clock speeds of 5.2 GHz (gigahertz), are capable of supporting nearly 12 billion encrypted transactions per day on a single system. Therefore, they are quite popular among enterprise customers, particularly banks and financial institutions, where security and quick data access are key priorities.