Case Study

Leading US Transportation Company Adopts Cloud Architecture to Reduce Costs & Leverage Mainframe Data for Business Analytics

What's inside

The corporate and consumer moving services company was concerned about the shrinking pool of people with tape-related skills, while also looking for an alternative to spending more on their on-premises tape storage.

Moving from physical tapes to cloud storage delivered improved data access and powered better analytics.

In this case study, you'll learn how to:

  • Leverage unlocked mainframe data for use by BI and cloud analytics tools, and integration with data lakes.
  • Reduce data management costs and data center footprint
  • Save over 50% on MSU consumption by moving processing to zIIP engines