Stories by John Carr

AS/400 Leads the League in Java Performance

Some people still view IBM Corp.'s AS/400 as merely a character-based legacy platform, but that's light-years from today's reality. The AS/400's glittering appearance at several recent Java benchmark parties was reminiscent of Cinderella's transformation and arrival at the ball. Stepping in quietly from the background, the AS/400 sparkled amid its Java rivals at the Volano, Specjbb2000, and other recent benchmark galas.