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Dell EMC The Source: Intelligence You Can Trust. An insider’s perspective on the Dell EMC portfolio of Products, Technologies and Solutions as they relate to the challenges faced by our customers and the ever changing technology landscape.

Dec 7, 2016

Dell EMC has been helping enterprise customers solve mainframe storage problems for decades and is now redefining the traditional storage array; morphing it into a “Data Services Platform” that will become the bridge between the 1st and 3rd platforms to modernize and deliver the next generation of Hybrid Cloud computing and storage with the ultimate in availability, data integrity, and TCO management.

Over the past 12 months, Dell EMC has introduced five primary storage models, disk library solutions, tape replacement solutions, recovery solutions and cloud enablement extensions allowing Mainframe participation in object based solutions.

In select cities, the Dell EMC Forum event series featured a Mainframe breakout track. I caught up with an old friend, Robin Fromm (@rlfromm) CTO Dell EMC Mainframe Solutions, to get the latest. For the latest mainframe developments, be sure to visit the ECN community page at

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