View all newsletters
Receive our newsletter - data, insights and analysis delivered to you
  1. Technology
March 18, 1987


By CBR Staff Writer

IBM formally announced plans for its vital Systems Applications Architecture for program portability across its major ranges this week – but stated that it would enable users to run a single application only on future offerings of the three major IBM environments – 370, 36 and 38, and the Personal. The announcement was made so quietly that only the New York Times and Agence France Presse of the major news media picked it up. SAA, a set of software interfaces, conventions and protocols, will be published starting this year, with first products implementing it this year. Agence France Presse suggests we will see it on the new Personals due to be annnounced on April 2.

Websites in our network
Select and enter your corporate email address Tech Monitor's research, insight and analysis examines the frontiers of digital transformation to help tech leaders navigate the future. Our Changelog newsletter delivers our best work to your inbox every week.
  • CIO
  • CTO
  • CISO
  • CSO
  • CFO
  • CDO
  • CEO
  • Architect Founder
  • MD
  • Director
  • Manager
  • Other
Visit our privacy policy for more information about our services, how New Statesman Media Group may use, process and share your personal data, including information on your rights in respect of your personal data and how you can unsubscribe from future marketing communications. Our services are intended for corporate subscribers and you warrant that the email address submitted is your corporate email address.