The analytic capabilities of the mainframe are being applied to key scientific and data research projects. IBM is working on four new projects that are either First of a Kind (FOAK) or provide the scientific community with new analytic capabilities to solve difficult challenges. For example, in healthcare, the mainframe is being used for research to help alleviate the suffering of HIV, Arthritis and Alzheimer's patients.
Eliminating mother-to-child HIV transmission
Ghana partners with Yale and IBM
Arthritis Research Project crowd-based competition
Runs on IBM System z servers