IBM z Systems Software Pricing


This is the z Systems Software Pricing Reference Library

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Downloadable Education Modules

These stand-alone education modules explain, with charts and narration, additional details about different aspects of z Systems Software Licensing and Pricing.

You have your choice of download format: The EXE format files are self-extracting Flash videos with narration which run in a browser. Executing the EXE file unpacks the Flash archive and launches the recording. The ZIP format files contain a PDF with the charts, an MP3 audio file with the narration, the recording transcript text, and an iPhone-compatible video recording in M4V format. For an accessible version of a module you should download the ZIP file.

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