Mobile Workload and Mainframe Cost Reduction

20 years ago, the Mainframe was the operating system of choice to host applications critical for business operation. And 20 years ago, for the minority of people who had a mobile phone, functionality was limited to, well phone calls (and maybe the Snake game). Even SMS texting was years away for the majority of people. It was early days for the World Wide Web, the first version of Internet Explorer wasn’t released until August 1995, and the majority of people had never heard of the internet let alone used it.