- April 20, 2006
System i revenue plummeted 22% in the first quarter of 2006, the second such drop in as many quarters.
- April 17, 2006
VoIP isn't new, but it is new to System i. With many small companies just starting to get involved with IP telephony, IBM claims its the right time to bring its all-in-one machine onboard.
- April 12, 2006
IBM unveiled a major security overhaul Monday, saying it will "greatly increase" the security of consumer products, medical devices, government applications and digital media. Developed by IBM Research and codenamed "SecureBlue," the new technology ...
- April 06, 2006
IBM might provide some financial support, but it's the people behind schools like Gateway Technical College in Kenosha, Wis. that make System i5 education work.
- April 04, 2006
IBM and PHP-founders Zend announced support for PHP on System i. Experts say PHP on System i5 is good news, but it could have been better.
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- March 30, 2006
The rise of virtualization is paving the way for what analysts say is the next wave of server efficiency: Service Oriented Architecture. Users got a primer at this year's Common conference.
- March 29, 2006
Common conference experts drop the ball at the town hall meeting, letting Mark Shearer and the System i team get off easy by asking the same question over and over again.
- March 29, 2006
Search400.com editors were on hand to gather the latest buzz on new iSeries products at the Spring COMMON in Minneapolis. Check out the latest product news from SystemObjects Corp., Looksoftware, LANSA and more.
- March 28, 2006
System i users kicked off this year's COMMON conference by peppering executives with 'direct, candid feedback' Sunday night in Minneapolis. Bemoaning recent name changes (AS400, iSeries, i5, System i) and ambiguous advertising, techies did mix in...
- March 23, 2006
As IBM's iSeries server platform stands on a cusp of sorts, with rollercoaster revenues and shifting execs, many iSeries pros turn to the user group COMMON for information. Search400.com recently traded e-mails with officials at the System i5 ...
- March 21, 2006
Jones Walker Law is hoping to apply,to its current DR plan what it learned last year when hurricanes forced it to change its replication process on the fly.
- March 16, 2006
Wholesaler, DCI, moved to third-party maintenance for its JDE suite after the Oracle, PeopleSoft acquisition. The company has seen big savings but said the move isn't for everyone.
- March 14, 2006
Users and industry experts say there are some new tricks of the trade when it comes to getting the most out of a VTL in a traditional backup environment.
- March 09, 2006
An IT manager at an Atlanta-based inventory fulfillment company has been looking for iSeries help for months, but lackluster candidates and high recruiter fees have made it hard to make a hire.
- March 07, 2006
Over the past weeks, Search400.com has been watching the iSeries job market. This week we asked if readers were seeing the same hiring trends. This is a selection of the responses.