• May 29, 2007 29 May'07

    Additional Sytem i password validation

    While the System i operating system has very good features for controlling password selection, sometimes your password policy just can't be enforced without additional checking. You may have a list of reserved words that you specifically do not ...  Continue Reading

  • May 10, 2007 10 May'07

    Quiz: iSeries backup and recovery commands

    When it comes to iSeries backup and recovery, are you in command of your commands? Do you know the difference between the "GO SAVE" and the "SAV command?" By taking this quiz, you'll not only sharpen your backup and recovery skills, you'll be ...  Continue Reading

  • May 09, 2007 09 May'07

    Display documents on your iSeries -- quick and easy

    Somewhere along the line, the DLO (i.e. Document Library Objects) system became somewhat reliant on OfficeVision. Sure, you can navigate around the DLO system with i5/OS DLO commands, but you are pretty much limited to displaying just the names of ...  Continue Reading

  • May 01, 2007 01 May'07

    Watch those iSeries system values

    Security expert Rich Loeber recently installed a new i5 System i server in his office. Rich explains that this is always an exciting time and he normally rushes to get the system set up so he can move operations onto the new hardware as soon as ...  Continue Reading