- January 10, 2006
The forthcoming V5R4 i5 operating system will likely become available within the next few weeks. Earlier this week we asked iSeries pros about plans for the upcoming launch.
- January 05, 2006
Healthcare providers, especially small and midsized companies, say HIPAA has made them rethink their approach to storage.
- January 04, 2006
New iSeries software: I/O Concepts adds iSeries support for management tools; NetManage tweaks iSeries SOA product; and Outbound calling assistance from iMessaging Systems.
- December 26, 2005
A year ago service-oriented architecture stood at the crossroads of promise and cynicism. Over the next twelve months it became a boom market.
- December 21, 2005
Thanks to a rebirth of the iSeries, a series of tactical software acquisitions and the continued success of its Power line, Big Blue performed well in 2005, laying the groundwork for the future.
Sponsored by Rackspace - Global organizations are expected to spend $1.2 trillion on digital transformation technologies in 2017, according to IDC. And going forward, this investment will grow to the tune of 18% a year, reaching $2 trillion in 2020. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Reduced costs is the No. 1 reason IT leaders are turning to hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) as they strive to modernize their data centers, according to TechTarget Research. In a survey, nearly 50% of current users cited reduced cost as their top priority in deploying HCI, as did nearly 40% of prospective customers (see chart at bottom). See More
Sponsored by Rackspace - The future is always hard to predict in IT, but if you are in IT, there’s one thing we can predict with utter certainty: cloud computing will be an increasingly important part of what you do and how you do it. See More
Sponsored by Dell EMC - Hyper-converged infrastructure is one of the industry’s hottest technologies, expected to grow at a staggering annual rate of 48% through 2022. One of the major reasons for this growth is the reality that HCI significantly reduces complexity for IT teams and enables organizations to use their precious IT resources more strategically. Here are the top 10 ways HCI eases the burden on IT teams. See More
- December 21, 2005
Members of Quest and the J.D. Edwards/PeopleSoft user group said they would rather dump Oracle than get rid of their iSeries. Only 20.1% of members said they would consider moving to Fusion if it did not support the platform.
- December 19, 2005
Big Blue today unveiled new Web Services Distributed Management development, testing and administration tools designed to simplify systems management inside an SOA.
- December 14, 2005
As SOA gains traction, organizations will be looking for architects and project managers with the right skill sets, though the supply needs to catch up with the demand.
- December 12, 2005
Big Blue unveiled new software for iSeries shops that want to get more out of unstructured information, such as call center notes, e-mails and printed documents.
- December 07, 2005
Due to a shift in the way companies view IT, employees are going to have to focus on versatility through the end of the decade, according to a new Gartner study.
- December 05, 2005
IBM and the iSeries user group COMMON are sponsoring the second annual iSeries Innovation awards. Nominations for the awards are being accepted through the end of this month.
- November 30, 2005
Recently, Search400.com asked readers what they thought about the Fast400 saga. No one seemed in favor of the CFINT governor, some were leery of the performance boosting software's business legitimacy.
- November 23, 2005
Fabless semiconductor startup, Santa Clara, Calif.-based P.A. Semi, has emerged from two years of stealth development to offer energy efficient chips on IBM's Power architecture.
- November 21, 2005
According to analyst reports, IBM is leading the vendor charge toward service-oriented architecture. The best way to increase adoption is to increase education, which is something Big Blue is addressing in its user groups.
- November 16, 2005
Business application software firm Lawson Software announced Monday that clients can upgrade directly to its 8.1 suite, eliminating an upgrade cycle.