Successful case studies

Nationwide: Banking on the mainframe to drive unprecedented transformation and growth

Nationwide: Banking on the mainframe to drive unprecedented transformation and growth

Customer demand for always-on, multi-channel banking threatened to derail Nationwide’s growth objectives. How could the bank create and support attractive new accounts faster than the competition?

SCHWENK Zement: Building a rock-solid foundation for future growth

SCHWENK Zement: Building a rock-solid foundation for future growth

By migrating SAP application databases to an IBM System zEnterprise® BC12 server running DB2® for z/OS®, SCHWENK has achieved extremely high availability—and top productivity.

Banco Galicia plans its global future, with help from SAP and IBM

Banco Galicia plans its global future, with help from SAP and IBM

Banco Galicia transformed its business processes by introducing SAP for Banking solutions, running on an IBM zEnterprise EC12 (zEC12) mainframe server, with storage provided by IBM System Storage DS8800 devices.

By engaging IBM Global Business Services, we were able to draw on very deep and broad global resources and experience, reducing risk and accelerating the benefits of our SAP deployment.

Diego Revello
ITC Manager, Banco Galicia

Solution overview

SAP on z Systems delivers robust, highly available hardware with near zero downtime, advanced virtualization, systems management and automation tools to drive down costs.

How it works

Implemented on IBM z Systems, the SAP on DB2 for z/OS solution uses IBM DB2 for z/OS as an SAP database, and allows you to run the SAP Web Application Server from a diverse network of clients.

Competitive advantage

The IBM z Systems portfolio, combined with offerings from SAP, can add significant value to your business in this competitive environment, help you better utilize your IT assets, and improve the return on these investments.

Educational resources

Community

SAP on IBM z Systems Community

Your single stop to learn from and share with the experts around SAP on IBM z Systems.

Solution brief

IBM z13 for SAP workloads

With new features for SAP workloads, IBM z13™ helps organizations handle modern workloads such as cloud, analytics, mobile and security.

Community

SAP Community Network: SAP on DB2 for z/OS

Find information related to SAP systems running on DB2 for z/OS as a database and System z as a database server as well as for Linux on System z as application server.

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