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Mainframes run 87% of all credit card transactions and 29 billion ATM transactions a day, around the world. To provide perspective, there are approximately 5.6 billion Google searches per day.

Here’s your opportunity to learn more about how IBM Z mainframes do all of this and more — and get hands on with coding challenges. Master the Mainframe, the world’s only student mainframe contest, is back for its 15th year in a row! This virtual contest is open to high school and college students worldwide who are looking to gain skills in a real-world, enterprise computing environment.

Learn more about the contest and register at:

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