IBM promotes Db2 for z/OS as a solution for business intelligence and data analytics. Its latest version, Db2 12, improves scalability, data ingestion capabilities, and performance, according to IBM’s Robert Catterall in a recent SHARE presentation.
It’s not easy to hack the mainframe. But, it is possible.
Naturally, it’s easier for company insiders, who already have privileged access to key mainframe information, to wreak havoc. In a recent SHARE presentation, Charles Mills, Director of Advanced Projects for SIEM solutions provider CorreLog,
By Robert Rosen, SHARE member and close friend of John Hogan
My history with John goes back to the 1970s. While I knew of John at SHARE, I did not really get to know him until he became SHARE president. He appointed me to the SHARE Advisory Council as a as a deputy division manager.