Blue Turtle announces DataKinetics partnership

Blue Turtle Technologies, a leading systems management solutions provider, has partnered with DataKinetics, specialist in mainframe performance optimisation.

“Blue Turtle Technologies is a significant player in the South African mainframe sector, with a strong presence in banking, insurance and financial services. It is against this backdrop that we believe that through their knowledge and expertise, combined with our mainframe optimisation technologies, we will be able to grow and develop the DataKinetics footprint in the region,” says DataKinetics CEO Allan Zander.

The partnership will bring unique software to its IBM Z-Series mainframe customers, one that significantly reduces batch processing, mainframe CPU utilisation, and data-intensive processing, resulting in savings of millions of rands.

Alan Kuun, Product Manager at Blue Turtle, comments: “By delivering real operational improvement, DataKinetics’ optimisation software improves the performance of large mainframe operators, enabling them to achieve substantial savings in operating costs and improvement in service levels.

“The potential increases in operational efficiencies help companies dramatically advance their IT productivity. The solution has a proven and powerful in-memory data management application for enhancing online transaction processing environments, batch applications, and DB2 stored procedures running on IBM mainframes. With DataKinetics, you can improve mainframe performance in almost any application.”