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IBM earnings fall short as mainframe deals slip

Big Blue sees demand drop off at the end of the first quarter as revenue and earnings miss expectations. Other tech giants saw a similar tough finish to the quarter.

By April 18, 2013

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End of an era: NASA shuts down its last mainframe

The space agency powers down its last System Z machine, years after IBM stopped selling them for the mathematical calculation jobs for which NASA originally bought them.

By February 13, 2012

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Intel previews next Itanium mainframe chip

At San Francisco conference, chipmaker is offering a peek at the processor code-named Poulson, whose improvements include better power management.

By February 20, 2011

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EMC doubles-down on the mainframe

The ever-acquisitive EMC has made another buy. This time it's Bus-Tech. But just who is Bus-Tech?

By November 12, 2010

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IBM offers concessions in EU antitrust probe

Mainframe specialist offers to provide spare parts and information to support rivals in a bid to avoid further EU scrutiny of its business practices.

By September 20, 2011

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IBM unveils hybrid mainframe

Big Blue's new mainframe seeks to modernize data centers and bridge them to cloud computing.

By July 21, 2010

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GOP senator proposes law targeting WikiLeaks 'cowards'

Nevada's John Ensign says amending Espionage Act will prevent "WikiLeaks from hiding like a coward behind a computer mainframe."

By October 26, 2010

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Report: Trojan a factor in fatal Spanair crash?

A crash that killed 154 people two years ago may have been partly caused by a mainframe contaminated with malware, according to a report in Spain's top newspaper.

By August 20, 2010

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EU launches antitrust probes of IBM

The two investigations by the European Commission surround alleged abuse of the company's dominant market position in the mainframe market.

By July 26, 2010

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Hello mainframe? iPhone calling

Unisys updates servers with an ePortal engine that will allow mobile workers to access business data while benefiting from the scalability and security of mainframes.

By May 27, 2009