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    Introduction to the Microsoft Enterprise Platform for Mainframe Professionals

    Language:
    English
    An introduction for mainframe professionals to the enterprise computing capabilities offered by the Microsoft Windows® platform as compared to mainframe technology.
    • Version:

      1.0

      File Name:

      Microsoft_Enterprise_Platform_for_Mainframe_Professionals.zip

      Date Published:

      12/5/2005

      File Size:

      159 KB

        This introduction to enterprise computing capabilities offered by Microsoft shows how the Microsoft Windows® platform can be an effective alternative to the mainframe environment. Its goal is to provide an overview of the Microsoft enterprise platform, including the Windows Server System™, the Windows development environment, and available prescriptive guidance and support relative to platform migration and subsequent operation.

        Topics include: Achieving High Reliability, Establishing Robust Security, Attaining High Performance and Scalability, Sustaining Manageability, Windows Technology Innovation, Windows Production Environment, Mainframe Migration Fundamentals, and Migration Solution Resources.

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    • Supported Operating System

      Pocket PC Software 2002, Windows 2000, Windows 2000 Advanced Server, Windows 2000 Professional Edition , Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2000 Service Pack 2, Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows 2000 Service Pack 4, Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows CE, Windows CE .NET, Windows ME, Windows Mobile 2003 software for Pocket PCs , Windows Mobile 2003 software for Smartphone , Windows NT, Windows NT Embedded , Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1, Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 1 for Itanium-based Systems, Windows Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for 64-Bit Itanium-Based Systems, Windows Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems, Windows Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition, Windows Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition, Windows XP, Windows XP 64-bit, Windows XP Embedded, Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 1, Windows XP Embedded Service Pack 2 , Windows XP for Itanium-based Systems Version 2003, Windows XP Home Edition , Windows XP Home Edition N, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional 64-Bit Edition (Itanium) , Windows XP Professional 64-Bit Edition (Itanium) 2003, Windows XP Professional Edition, Windows XP Professional N, Windows XP Service Pack 1, Windows XP Service Pack 2, Windows XP Starter Edition, Windows XP Tablet PC Edition

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