Interesting post by Christopher O’Malley (thank you)
A year ago, I met with the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) from one of the largest open system hardware companies. Surprisingly, the CSO’s interests turned our discussion onto the future of the mainframe. For those that may not be aware, I had formerly led CA Technologies’ mainframe business unit for 3 years and led the launch of our Mainframe 2.0 strategy. I assume given my background, the CSO had sought me out to pick a fight and convince me on the looming death of the mainframe.
Read on here