- November 20, 2006
Earlier this month, Vision Solutions and iTera, two of System i's biggest high-availability vendors, announced that they would be merging. The combined company will have 3,000 customers and about 13,000 implementations of one of their ...
- November 15, 2006
NetManage says its new SOA Planner captures data on which legacy applications are used for what and how often in the enterprise, to help provide a service-oriented blueprint.
- November 08, 2006
A recent survey by iSeries security software company PowerTech found that it isn't the hardware or software causing security breaches on System i. It's improper password implementation and other people security issues.
- October 24, 2006
IBM is now offering VoIP software from 3Com on its System i servers
- October 11, 2006
Oracle has announced the purchase of yet another software company -- data integration vendor Sunopsis.
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- October 04, 2006
Seeking budget cuts, Koontz-Wagner chose TomorrowNow as a third-party support vendor on its J.D. Edwards software running on its iSeries, saving more than 50% off in-house support and getting better service in the process.
- September 27, 2006
At the conclusion of the COMMON user group conference in Miami Beach last week, Randy Dufault took over for Beverly Russell as president of the group. Dufault, a principal in the ...
- September 26, 2006
IT admins keep working to make networks secure even as more unsecured personal gadgets, like smart phones and BlackBerrys, find their way into companies
- September 19, 2006
IBM executives Mark Shearer, Elaine Lennox and Jim Herring answer questions about the iSeries, from marketing to the broad view to the technical future of the server platform.
- September 18, 2006
The COMMON user group has restructured its conference structure, opting to focus on one main conference in the spring and scaling back the fall event to three days.
- September 18, 2006
The Common user group unveiled the iSociety, which is designed as a kind of Myspace for iSeries folks. Common and IBM hope the site will boost support around the platform from current users and bring new ones into the fold
- September 13, 2006
The focus of Common's fall conference, being held in Miami next week, will be disaster recovery. The 6,500-member iSeries user group, representing more than 23,000 IT professionals, has had Beverly Russell as president since the fall of 2004.
- September 06, 2006
IBM runs the USOpen.org Web site with a combination of System p and System i servers.
- August 29, 2006
Oracle says it's getting vertical and bolstering compliance capabilities with the newest addition to the PeopleSoft Enterprise 9 suite.
- August 24, 2006
In this iSeries software product wrap, we look at new applications from Linoma Software, CenturioDB, Help/Systems and Seagull Software.