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Overview: Consider IBM's Soft Capping for System z to Cut Workload Processing Costs

Published: 16 November 2010

ID: G00209149

Analyst(s): Frank DeSalvo


Although data center operations managers struggle to manage IBM mainframe software costs, less than 10% use IBM's soft-capping feature for System z products. Soft capping, especially across groups of logical partitions, can save the average customer 5% to 15% of the annual workload processing cost.

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