IBM's Chiphopper Summary: New technology offers software developers porting tools that enable them to run their apps across IBM computers, from the x86 to the big mainframes, without having to recode as they grow. March 9, 2005 -- 00:53 GMT (16:53 PST) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Processors, CXO, Hardware, IBM, Operating Systems, Servers, Software Development Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.