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IBM Mainframe Bits: Understanding the Platform Hardware

An IBM Redpaper publication


Published on 25 May 2016

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ISBN-10: 0738455350
ISBN-13: 9780738455358
IBM Form #: REDP-5346-00

Authors: Keith Winnard, Luiz Fadel, Rob Hunt, Jo Johnston and Alvaro Salla

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    This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes the hardware components and three high-level scenarios of how the IBM z Systems™ platform is used within organizations. The components and the configurations are designed and built to conform to the z/Architecture.

    Table of Contents


    Hardware Goals

    Brief tour of the CPC

    Input/output operations

    Configuration scenarios


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