not exactly the same study, but Gartner white paper on iNation site lists
major servers
& "single server reliability" with a rating for comparison.

also, the IDC Total Cost of Ownership Study -2001 has a "unplanned downtime"
chart comparing
iSeries to Unix & Intel servers.

jim franz

----- Original Message -----
From: "David Gibbs" <>
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Sent: Sunday, December 30, 2001 1:56 PM
Subject: Reliability?

> Folks:
> I was searching through some posts I made a while back (on another forum)
> and found this URL on AS400 Reliabliity...
> To summarize: S/390 (sysplexed, downtime = 10 minutes, Tandem 1.7 hrs,
> 2-4 hours, NT 224 hours).
> Anyone know if this has been updated?
> It is based on a Oct 98 Gartner study.
> Thanks!
> david
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