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IBM z Systems retail solutions

IBM z Systems Smarter Analytics for Retail

Combines a retail-specific data warehouse design with software, server, and storage resources to provide a consolidated and efficient enterprise platform for business intelligence applications.

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Walmart helps 250 million people a week save money, (Youtube, 00:02:45)

Walmart helps 250 million people a week save money

Industry leaders innovate with IBM, (Youtube, 00:01:02)

Industry leaders innovate with IBM

Efficiency and analytics enable White Cube to improve performance

Efficiency and analytics enable White Cube to improve performance

Izumiya transforms supply chain to meet customer demands

Izumiya transforms supply chain to meet customer demands

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Colony Brands builds a better customer experience

Whitecube and z Systems: Improving the Client Experience, (Youtube, 00:05:12)

Whitecube and z Systems: Improving the Client Experience

Colony Brands makes z Systems the backbone of their application environment, (YouTube, 00:07:32)

Colony Brands makes z Systems the backbone of their application environment

Dr. Howard Rubin discusses the mainframe difference - 30% cost advantage over distributed environment, (YouTube, 00:01:38)

Dr. Howard Rubin discusses the mainframe difference - 30% cost advantage over distributed environment

SAP solutions address time-critical and scalability concerns for retailers, (YouTube, 00:05:15)

SAP solutions address time-critical and scalability concerns for retailers

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Steve Wehr

z Systems Retail Architect

Steve Wehr

Steve Wehr is the z Systems Retail Industry architect from the z Systems New Workloads and Solutions department in Poughkeepsie, NY. Steve has held various technical positions with IBM for 33 years, with the last 2 years focused on building the z Systems strategy for the retail industry. He has spent the previous 12 years assisting customers with the architecture, performance, availability, and memory configuration of large WebSphere applications on z Systems Linux. Steve is the author of several widely-read technical papers and redbooks, and presents regularly at technical conferences. *


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Economics of Computing (PDF, 91KB)
Dr. Howard Rubin discusses the economic impact of mainframe computing.