Press Releases

Compuware’s Acquisition of MVS Solutions Advances Its Leadership of Mainframe Renaissance

Popular ThruPut Manager® Batch Automation Extends Enterprise Customers’ Cross-Platform DevOps Capabilities

Compuware “De-Legacies” Billions of Lines of COBOL Code with Automated, Agile Java-Like Unit Testing

Transformative Approach to Mainframe App Development Empowers Shift-Left Approach and Continuous Delivery on IBM z System


Press Mentions

NetWorkWorld

As Baby Boomers retire, the shortage of mainframe professionals grows more acute

diginomica

DevOps on the mainframe? It’s about time, says Compuware CEO

CIO

Millennials can thrive by adding mainframe skills

SC Magazine UK

Data protection: What next after Brexit?

NED

Compuware lanza una solución capaz de realizar pruebas unitarias de lenguaje Cobol

IT-TNA

The Mainframe Is Dead, Dying… or DT/DevOps-ing?

Detroit Free Press

Compuware reinvents itself after midlife crisis

DevOps Digest

Top 20 Blogs and Features from 2016

BetaNews

Having Mainframe Problems? You're not alone.

ComputerWorld Italy

Il mainframe deve diventare “mainstream”: la sfida dei CIO per Compuware

LeMagIT

DevOps : la France devance ses voisins européens

InfoChannel

Compuware estrena solución de pruebas Cobol en mainframe

DBTA

Compuware Acquires MVS Solutions to Extend Enterprise Customers’ Cross-Platform DevOps Capabilities

NetworkWorld

Compuware Topaz for Total Test

ADT Magazine

Compuware's 'Mainframe Renaissance' Continues with Topaz Release and MVS Acquisition

Silicon.es

Mejor experiencia de usuario, menos costes y otras ventajas de Agile-DevOps

IT User.es

Compuware lanza una solución para la validación de aplicaciones Cobol

ComputerWorld.es

Cómo rescatar líneas de código de COBOL y acercarlas a entornos DevOps

Programmez

Compuware dévoile sa nouvelle solution Topaz For Total Test

Global Security Mag

Compuware dévoile sa nouvelle solution Topaz For Total Test

TechTarget

Compuware gets ‘Java-ish’ on mainframe testing

Digitalisation World

Compuware 'de-legacies' COBOL code

Heise Developer

Topaz for Total Test: Automatische Unit-Tests für COBOL

IT Finanz Magazin

Für IBM z Systems: Java‑ähnliche Unit-Tests für COBOL-Applikationen – auch für Mainframe-Einsteiger

ComputerWeekly.com

Compuware gets 'Java-ish' on mainframe testing

NetworkWorld

Compuware Total Test brings unit testing to mainframe Cobol development

ADT Mag

Swimming in DevOps

IT Business Edge

Compuware Aims to Modernize Mainframe Environments


Thought Leadership Articles

Break Down Those Silos To Gain Business Agility

Information Week | Chris O'Malley

Should You Fire Conscientious Objectors

Information Week | Chris O'Malley

Topaz for Total Test

IT Business Net | Chris O'Malley

Survey Shows US CIOs Getting A GDPR Headache

InformationWeek | Marcin Grabinski

Seven Considerations to Help Ease Your COBOL Next-Gen Migration

Enterprise Tech Journal | Jim Liebert and Dave Kartzman

The Importance of Chat Apps for Mainframe Teams

Enterprise Tech Journal | Mark Schettenhelm

Getting the Mainframe Up to DevOps Speed

DevOps Digest | Chris O'Malley

Crowdsourcing CX Across Your Organization

Enterprise Executive | David Bernardi

There’s No ‘Thing’ You Can Do to Be Agile

Information Week | Chris O'Malley


Analyst Reports

InDetail Paper: Compuware Topaz for Total Test

Read Bloor Research’s in-depth coverage and review of Compuware Topaz for Total Test, the industry’s first automated unit testing solution that enables developers at all skill levels to test sub-segments of a program after updating a piece of code.

Mainframe programming and the modern developer

Software-developer-turned-IT-analyst Daniel Howard of Bloor Research reviews Compuware Topaz Workbench, a modern Eclipsed-based IDE for today’s software developers.

Preparing the Mainframe for Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery

Intellyx: Learn the importance of leveraging the mainframe in today's development environment with continuous integration and continuous delivery.

Compuware Topaz for Total Test automates COBOL code testing + acquisitions + product enhancements!

Compuware marks yet another quarter of delivering on its promises to provide solutions and services to “Mainstream the Mainframe.” This time it includes automated COBOL code testing, 4 acquisitions in 12 months plus other product enhancements.


White Papers

Data Center Savings and ThruPut Manager

ThruPut Manager is an unprecedented z/OS JES2 batch workload automation solution. This overview discusses three ways ThruPut Manager automation can positively impact the datacenter’s budget this year and each year hereafter—MLC reduction, deferral of hardware upgrades, and ISV software license savings.

Production Batch and ThruPut Manager

This paper explores how ThruPut Manager automation improves your batch environment and addresses issues particular to z/OS production batch, regardless of which job scheduler you use. Key to the automation of batch workload are ThruPut Manager dynamic initiators.

Soft Capping and ThruPut Manager

This paper introduces IBM’s Sub-Capacity Pricing, hard and soft capping, and the Rolling Four-Hour average (R4HA), as well as an overview of the Automated Capacity Management feature of ThruPut Manager, which can automatically defer or constrain low priority batch to lower the monthly peak R4HA and result in significant software savings.

Ten Steps to True Mainframe Agility

To remain competitive in an app-centric economy, mainframes must be as adaptive as other platforms, and enterprise IT must be able to manage DevOps in an integrated manner across mainframe, distributed and cloud. This e-book lays out a plan for doing exactly that.


Videos/Webcasts

Increase Mainframe Quality and Value with Compuware, SonarSource and Jenkins

The integration of Compuware Topaz, Jenkins & SonarSource's SonarQube provides metrics to help managers increase the agility of the mainframe.

Verizon’s Experience with Capping and MLC Reduction

Chris Prenatt, Senior System Engineer, describes his Verizon experience of reducing MLC without impacting service quality.

Verizon is an Automation Leader

Chris Prenatt, Senior Systems Engineer with Verizon, chats with Al Lindstrom of MVS Solutions about Automated Capacity Management and ThruPut Manager.

Using Compuware Strobe to Save CPU: Four Real-life Cases from the Files of CPT Global

CPT Global, a worldwide IT consulting services firm specializing in capacity planning, performance tuning and testing, uses Compuware Strobe to help customers save CPU.

A Day in the Life of an Agile Mainframe Developer Webcast Replay

Learn how Compuware products ISPW and Topaz for Total Test can help improve efficiency and productivity for today's mainframe developer.

Reduce Time to Resolution of Mainframe Abends with Compuware Abend-AID

Abend-AID helps developers better understand faults that occur on the mainframe and reduce time to resolution

Automated Unit Tests on the Mainframe with Topaz for Total Test

Topaz for Total Test provides the first fully automated mainframe unit testing solutin, bringing Java-like unit testing to the world of COBOL applications.


Fact Sheets

Automated Unit Testing with Topaz for Total Test

Topaz for Total Test is the industry’s first automated unit testing solution that enables developers at all skill levels to test sub-segments of a program almost immediately after updating a piece of code.

ThruPut Manager

Automation, Optimization and Modernization of Batch System Management



Events

DevOps Enterprise Summit San Francisco

DevOps Enterprise Summit - San Francisco

NASTD 2017 Annual Conference & Technology Showcase

NASTD 2017 Annual Conference & Technology Showcase Memphis, Tennessee

SHARE Providence

SHARE Providence 2017

Ronald McDonald House Charities 2017 Annual Golf Classic

Ronald McDonald House Charities 2017 Annual Golf Classic

NASTD 2017 Western Region Seminar

NASTD 2017 Western Region Seminar Bend, Oregon

Forum für Mainframe-Agilität – Frankfurt

Wie kann Ihre Mainframe Organisation agil entwickeln und Teil der modernen DevOps Arbeitsumgebung werden? Wie können kürzere Release-Zyklen ermöglicht werden? Auf unserer interaktiven Tagung, am 1. Juni in Frankfurt, erfahren Sie mehr rund um das Thema Agilität auf dem Mainframe.

Forum für Mainframe-Agilität – Wien

Wie kann Ihre Mainframe Organisation agil entwickeln und Teil der modernen DevOps Arbeitsumgebung werden? Wie können kürzere Release-Zyklen ermöglicht werden? Auf unserer interaktiven Tagung, am 31. Mai in Wien, erfahren Sie mehr rund um das Thema Agilität auf dem Mainframe.

Forum für Mainframe-Agilität – Zürich

Auf unserer interaktiven Tagung, am 30. Mai in Zürich, erfahren Sie mehr rund um das Thema Agilität auf dem Mainframe.

NASTD 2017 East Seminar

NASTD 2017 East Seminar Williamsburg, Virginia

Continuous Delivery for the Mainframe

Join XebiaLabs and Compuware to learn how flexible Source Code Management (SCM) and Release Automation Solution can help both veteran and novice developers to quickly and safely understand, build, test and deploy mainframe code.

Kentucky Digital Government Summit

Kentucky Digital Government Summit Compuware is a Keynote Sponsor

Webcast: How busy is too busy? Automating your system for maximum throughput.

Webcast: How busy is too busy? Automating your system for maximum throughput.

Power Players Summit

Power Players Summit Innovators Shaping Tomorrow’s Government

NASTD Midwestern Regional Seminar

NASTD Midwestern Regional Seminar Minneapolis, Minnesota

TASSCC TEC Conference 2017

TASSCC TEC Conference 2017 The Path to AGILE: Fast, Right and on Time

FI-TS Management Forum

Compuware is a sponsor of the FI-TS Management Forum, taking place on the 30th of March 2017 in Munich.

Webcast: The Do’s and Don’ts of Mainframe Modernization

In our upcoming webcast, “The Do’s and Don’ts of Mainframe Modernization,” you’ll learn how mainframe teams are applying DevOps to deliver faster without compromising quality, giving you the facts you need to convince IT leaders there is tremendous value held within your mainframe. Guest speaker Forrester Analyst Robert Stroud and Compuware FTS Director Reid Boddie... Read more »

Fusion 2017 CEO – CIO Symposium

Fusion 2017 CEO - CIO Symposium Madison, WI

Beyond the Beltway

Beyond the Beltway Tysons Corner, VA

NASTD Southern Region Seminar

NASTD Southern Region Seminar Charlotte, North Carolina

Webcast: A Day in the Life of an Agile Mainframe Developer – Hosted by IBM Systems Magazine

Today’s challenges demand an Agile mainframe workforce, so your tools and processes should be too. An Agile/DevOps friendly toolset will enable developers to quickly and confidently understand application code and data, make changes and deliver updates. Compuware Product Manager Mark Schettenhelm and Product Owner Paul Allard will co-host the event and will show how Compuware can help your... Read more »

North America Customer Advisory Council

Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa — Bonita Springs, Florida