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CIOs fear mainframe skills shortage with retirement of experienced developers

But companies are still unprepared Two-thirds of CIOs believe a looming mainframe developer skills shortage will hurt their business, according to research. As a result CIOs are uneasy about their ability to effectively support new applications and meet the fast changing

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Micro Focus Addresses Mainframe Skills Gap with Free “Personal Edition” of Enterprise Developer

Micro Focus is offering a free personal edition of its team-oriented dev environment for mainframe projects. The company’s Enterprise Developer Personal Edition aims to reduce the skills gap between COBOL, Java and C# devs with a simple, entry-level version of

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Demand Grows for System z Skills

Educational resources and job opportunities abound for tech students who know where to look The mainframe has fought an image problem since it was prematurely declared dead a couple of decades ago, as client/server systems—now being replaced by the cloud—became

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