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IBM Introduces zNALC Program

Published: 23 February 2007

ID: G00146127

Analyst(s): Frank DeSalvo, Mike Chuba


In January 2007, IBM announced the zNALC pricing metric designed to replace NALC and z/OS.e. zNALC's primary thrust is to provide umbrella pricing for new applications that run on IBM's System z hardware.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Event Facts
  • Analysis
    • Evolution of the New Application License Charge
    • Established NALC Customers
    • New zNALC Customers
    • Qualifying Requirements

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