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After more than 45 years of reliable, efficient service to the NIH community and many other government agencies, NIH will be retiring its mainframe computing services, including the Titan legacy and zLinux platforms by the end of March or early April 2016. Titan users must delete or migrate ALL of their applications and data by March 31, 2016.

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We want to hear from you and make sure we address your concerns. Please contact the NIH IT Service Desk (http://itservicedesk.nih.gov/) with your questions and requests for assistance.

Titan News Articles

  • Titan Services Will End March 31, 2016 (Titan News, November 18, 2015)
  • Attention Account Sponsors and Titan Users! (Titan News, September 22, 2015)
  • UPDATE: Titan Mainframe Retirement - Options for Users (Titan News, August 19, 2015)
  • How to Identify Your Mainframe Userids  You May Have More Than One (Titan News, July 27, 2015)
  • Moving Data off the Titan Mainframe (Titan News, June 29, 2015)
  • Titan Mainframe Retirement: Options for Users (Titan News May 1, 2015)
  • Insider Tips for Account Sponsors: Help with Titan Account Cleanup (Titan News, March 17, 2015)
  • Help for Account Sponsors: Review and Manage Your Titan Accounts (and Userids) (Titan News, March 2, 2015)
  • NIH Plans Titan Mainframe Retirement (Titan News, February 12, 2015) article explaining the retirement
  • Review and Manage Your Mainframe Storage via Web Sponsor (Titan News, February 3, 2015)

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    Updated 11/19/2015

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