Gerard King
4:20
Thursday

Mainframe: Antiquated work horse or evolving war horse?

Peeling back the skin on the mainframe to highlight the business application benefits and why it will continue to evolve as an essential technology well into the future.

1:50
Feb 23, 2010

Revolutionising mainframe maintenance

Mainframes have a massive role to play in company-critical technologies, says Gerard King, support engineer at CA Southern Africa.

Gerard King
CA Southern Africa mainframe pre-sales and support engineer

Gerard King, CA Southern Africa mainframe pre-sales and support engineer, commenced his career in mainframe operations in the financial sector in 1982. In a career that has spanned almost 40 years, he completed training in mainframe assembler programming and moved from operations to systems programming.

King has spent the past 32 years as a z/OS systems programmer working at major financial and insurance corporations. He joined CA Southern Africa over a decade ago and is responsible for mainframe support and pre-sales.