z/OS continues to grow and evolve. Run Windows on z? Sure, why not?
Analyst Steve Bartlett at The Clipper Group wrote an analysis of Windows and z/OS. "In particular, Windows is coming to the mainframe, not as a native operating environment, but
more closely attached and managed than most can imagine. For many and possibly most, this should prompt a reevaluation of your mainframe strategy".
It's an interesting read and well worth taking a look at. To read the article go to the following URL:
and then look for an article titled "IBM’s zEnterprise Really Stretches Its Boundaries - New Windows Are Opened"