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Is an IBM Mainframe Memory Price Cut Due?

Published: 12 September 2014

ID: G00269417

Analyst(s): Mike Chuba


It has been over four years since IBM lowered prices on mainframe memory. Mainframe procurement professionals responsible for negotiating mainframe deals or architects involved in platform selection for Linux workloads should look for price reductions with the next generation of IBM mainframes.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Are IBM's Prices So High?
  • Going Forward, What Is Likely to Happen?

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