TITLE

IBM DELIVERS ZENTERPRISE MAINFRAME TO RE-INSURANCE FIRM

PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
UNIX Update;Oct2010, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces that IBM has delivered two of its zEnterprise 196 mainframe systems to Swiss Re, one of the world's largest insurers. The systems employ new technology that allows it to manage workloads running across System z, and select POWER7 and System x servers. With the systems, Swiss re is expected to achieve increased flexibility and transparency in its accounting systems and higher data volume processing through a more detailed calculation of the pricing allocations. There are microprocessors running at 5.2 gigahertz in its core server.
ACCESSION #
55584198

 

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