Mainframe Computers Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of mainframe computers. Mainframe computers are extremely powerful computer systems used for a variety of functions, including bulk data processing, statistics, enterprise resource planning and financial transactions. Mainframe computers, as opposed to computer servers, tend to focus on reliability and stability rather than raw processing speed. As a result, they are purchased primarily by companies that require highly stable, reliable and powerful computing hardware, such as financial institutions, healthcare providers and government agencies. This report focuses on the hardware used by mainframe computers.