Florida Hospital Improves Performance, Lowers Costs With Mainline Solution
Florida Hospital faced lot of challenges because of their systems aging technology. To modernize and support an ever-increasing System z workload, Florida Hospital required an upgraded System z footprint. They also wanted to better manage the hospital's data warehouse (coined the z/House) to improve performance and reduce costs, with accurate and complete reporting capabilities for Florida Hospital's growing business and clinical analytics needs. They decided to call Mainline to overcome these challenges. Florida Hospital decided to purchase the Mainline solution, which included: IBM System z10 Business Class (z10 BC), IBM System z Integrated Information Processor (zIIP), IBM WebSphere Application Server for z/OS, etc. Mainline's solution reduced software expenditures, lowered DB2 and DB2 utility costs, lowered general processor costs and overall processing costs.