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IBM's New z13 Mainframe Designed to Handle Billions of Transactions for the Mobile Economy

  • IBM's New z13 Mainframe Designed to Handle Billions of Transactions for the Mobile Economy

    IBM's New z13 Mainframe Designed to Handle Billions of Transactions for the Mobile Economy

    Date added: 13 Jan 2015

    At IBM's manufacturing facility in Poughkeepsie, NY, software developer Moses Vaughan tests a mobile app that is running on IBM's new z13 mainframe, one of the most sophisticated computer systems ever built. Designed to handle billions of transactions for the mobile economy, it culminates a $1 billion investment, five years of development, and includes more than 500 new patents and represents a collaboration with over 60 clients, underscoring IBM's commitment to providing higher-value, innovative technology for clients. (Jon Simon/Feature Photo Service for IBM)