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Why it's a favorite: “Marist utilizes state-of-the-art mainframe technology in an arena usually cluttered with distributed systems. With over 1,000 virtual servers running on one mainframe, and a few specialty servers, IT staff can provision courses, virtual labs, web sites, and almost any other electronic resource to college users immediately and at an extremely low per instance cost. Managing technology isn’t a core discipline for all schools – but it is for Marist. The advent of zLinux opened a whole new world in terms of all kinds of software to run on mainframes.”
Years in IT: 30+
Upcoming IT projects: “Massive virtualization of enterprise systems!”
In Pictures: Fave raves - 33 tech pros share their favourite IT products