When DevOps-guru Comp Sci Grads Discover the Mainframe Is Cool

I was recently in Sacramento attending the SHARE mainframe conference. It’s always a pleasure to see customers, colleagues and other people interested in all things mainframe. It was especially nice to see all the first-time attendees from hundreds of different companies. 

And that’s usually what I come away with—new connections with other mainframe folks, new platform knowledge and new excitement for the mainframe industry. But this time, my biggest take away was this: The next time you hear someone say people entering the workforce don’t want to work with mainframes, think again. 

Read on for more thoughts from Keith Sisson, Director of Technology at Compuware.