Broadcom’s Cutting-Edge AI, Security, and Hybrid Cloud Solutions Accelerate Customer Value on the New z16 Mainframe

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Broadcom Software Announces Day-One Support for Its Solution Stack on the Next-Generation Mainframe

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 03, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO) today announced expanded opportunities for organizations to derive greater value from advanced artificial intelligence, enterprise hybrid cloud and security with “Day One” support for IBM’s new z16. Broadcom’s suite of unique “beyond code” software solutions, services and programs provide customers with the edge they need to succeed in an increasingly challenging business environment.

“Our strategic investments enable our customers to leverage z16 along with advances in artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, cloud integration and agility,” said Greg Lotko, senior vice president and general manager, Mainframe Software Division, Broadcom. “We are providing support for the new platform across our entire software portfolio. What sets Broadcom apart is our deep investment in technology and how we work side-by-side in partnership with our customers to overcome their unique challenges and create new opportunities.

Johan Bosch, Executive Director of iOCO Infrastructure Services, said, “Nothing can match the transactional performance of a mainframe, and the way we run the platform using Broadcom technology is a real differentiator for us. . We can provide our services at 25% of the cost compared to stand-alone banking environments. Having Broadcom as a partner really allows us to deliver unique innovation. »

As a member of the z16 Early Ship program, Broadcom has worked with IBM to ensure customers can leverage the full suite of our mainframe software solutions on the new platform to advance their innovation goals and commercial. Areas where customers can extend Broadcom’s strategic value include:

  • Applying AI and Automation for Operational Resilience – Using fine-tuned algorithms for Broadcom’s mainframe solutions reduces manual effort by 40%, identifies root causes 5x faster, and predicts problems before they occur to keep operations running smoothly.

  • Establish comprehensive security to protect against cyber threats – Broadcom’s Mainframe security and compliance solutions take a layered approach beyond encryption to protect critical business data and simplify compliance processes.

  • Take an “Open-First” approach to integrating the mainframe as part of their hybrid cloud – Broadcom enables integrations between open source software and our solutions, making it possible to choose tools across teams and experience integrating and working with the mainframe like any other platform or cloud .

  • Leverage tailored partner programs that go “beyond code” to meet unique needs – These “Beyond Code” programs provide value to ensure business success with the platform. Programs include expert change planning, mainframe resource intelligence health scans, mainframe consumption-based licensing, and more.

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