A Possibly Coherent Future Power Hybrid System
March 7, 2016 Timothy Prickett Morgan
From the looks of things, we can expect to see new Power Systems machines based on the Power8+ processors from IBM in the next several months. With new iron on the way and the server, storage, and networking markets all undergoing tumultuous change, now is a good time to examine the place of the IBM i platform in the modern datacenter and how it might be better integrated with the other systems that coexist with it.
Having to say such a sentence was never part of the original System/38 and AS/400 plan, of course. And perhaps the midrange IT world