- September 28, 2007
IBM System i user group Common welcomes Bob Krzeczowski to its board of directors as a newly-elected member. Bob has been a volunteer with Common as a speaker and a member of the Education Team for over 15 years. In this email Q&A, he discusses how ...
- August 08, 2007
IBM System i will soon be able to act as iSCSI storage for connected IBM System x servers running VMware ESX Server, and VMotion support will come next year.
- July 25, 2007
IBM's new i5/OS, the System i operating system, has new security and virtualization capabilities, and features can be purchased a la carte.
- July 20, 2007
Big Blue will split the midrange System i server platform into two pieces: one that is enterprise focused and aligned with System p and another that's geared toward SMBs.
- June 13, 2007
IBM and Nortel are collaborating on IP telephony software and hardware that competes with the System i package 3Com announced last year.
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- May 16, 2007
IBM System i product releases at the COMMON users conference in Anaheim include PHP, VoIP and upgrading your green-screen applications so they look like a typical Internet browser.
- April 11, 2007
IBM is rolling out two System i servers aimed at small and midsized businesses that feature user-based pricing.
- March 13, 2007
NetManage helped auto parts supplier Dayton Parts create a Web interface for its antiquated online ordering system, increasing users and freeing up customer support personnel.
- March 08, 2007
This guide explains what logical partitioning (LPAR) is, how it's used, and where it fits into the iSeries world. You'll find tips, expert advice and more to pump up your LPAR know-how.
- February 08, 2007
Know-IT-all Chapter Quiz Answer Key: iSeries Backup & Recovery
- February 08, 2007
Read our free chapter download: AS/400 Primer, Third Edition by Ernie Malaga, Doug Pence and Ron Hawkins and then take the quiz to see how much you've learned.
- January 10, 2007
Welcome to the iSeries Blunder Hall of Shame. Here you'll find some of the best iSeries blunders around.
- January 10, 2007
Farm Mutual Reinsurance Plan enlists the help of Magic Software to build new software to replace its outdated insurance administration application.
- December 13, 2006
T-Mobile has plans to double its U.K. stores and uses IBM System i virtualization software to prevent its backup jobs from backing up.
- November 29, 2006
VoIP has a lot to offer small businesses, but the market isn't quite ready to serve their needs. Experts say that will change with time.