The Veristorm Blog: big data

2 Mar, 2016

Information from business transactions can reveal a lot about an enterprise. Customer behavior, employee performance, effectiveness of promotions, and many other factors can be derived from this analysis.

By examining large amounts of...

31 Dec, 2015

Natural disasters, terrorist incidents, hacker attacks and other threats can make a mainframe system vulnerable to losses and interruptions. System downtime can have a negative impact on your business, affecting your ability to serve customers...

31 Dec, 2015

According to an IBM estimate, over 60% of online data resides on mainframes, so security is crucial to large and small businesses worldwide. Seen as a closed environment, mainframes are often considered immune to all kinds of risks, and...

31 Dec, 2015

Most organizations are looking for a way to stretch their IT budget. When seeking consolidated resources, increased flexibility and lower hardware costs, many are turning to the cloud where applications and data can be hosted and distributed off-...

31 Dec, 2015

It's easy to underestimate how valuable your data could be to others.

Think about targeted advertising and offers – and the free social media networks that disseminate them. Massive corporations effectively buying up your information to...