Linux on iSeries

  • March 08, 2007 08 Mar'07

    Fast guide to logical partitioning

    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.

  • September 06, 2006 06 Sep'06

    Server consolidation, virtualization give U.S. Open the advantage

    IBM runs the Web site with a combination of System p and System i servers.

  • June 13, 2006 13 Jun'06

    Linux, virtualization help GHY meet post-9/11 requirements

    In the post-9/11 world, security measures have been tightened, especially in the import/export industry. Learn how one firm used Linux and hardware virtualization to keep up with changing rules and add flexibility to client IT environments.

  • April 12, 2005 12 Apr'05

    IBM steps up iSeries, pSeries overlap

    IBM announced Tuesday the latest in a series improvements to its iSeries line, which analysts say is evidence of a trend towards an increased overlap with the pSeries.

  • February 15, 2005 15 Feb'05

    Cuyahoga Falls jumps to the iSeries 550

    With an eye toward the future, the city of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, upgraded to the IBM eServer iSeries 550 and began moving many of its public services online.

  • June 30, 2004 30 Jun'04

    iSeries plays role in national defense

    A pilot program in Mississippi will use iSeries Model 825s to link the databases of three counties making it easier for police, fire and other emergency officials to access information in the event of a terrorist attack and other disasters.

  • April 01, 2004 01 Apr'04

    IBM opens up Power chip for customization

    The Power5 processor, which runs on iSeries and pSeries machines, is getting a boost from IBM's decision to open up the Power architecture.

  • December 08, 2003 08 Dec'03

    Sun's absence won't deter Java open-source development

    Open source project Eclipse took a blow last week when Sun decided to drop its membership, but experts say progress toward a development standard will continue.

  • May 19, 2003 19 May'03

    Symantec offers firewall for Linux on the iSeries

    Symantec unveils a firewall for the iSeries 270 running Linux. The appliance runs directly on one of the iSeries logical partitions (LPAR), instead of on a dedicated server.

  • January 25, 2002 25 Jan'02

    IBM announces iSeries, zSeries Linux-only systems

    IBM's new Linux-only iSeries server offering isn't expected to wow users. But Big Blue is hoping the need to consolidate, in addition to an attractive price point, is enough to at least have you sit up and take notice.

  • September 26, 2001 26 Sep'01

    The Linux love affair: Will users ever be able to commit?

    400 users love Linux. But, are they fond enough of the open source operating system to commit to long-term, mission critical relationship?

  • November 16, 2000 16 Nov'00

    Little love lost on Linux

    IBM is expected to release this spring a version of Linux for the iSeries 400. Within the 400 community, there's been a bit of a buzz about the open source Unix cousin, but it remains to be seen how effective this operating system will be with the ...

  • August 01, 2000 01 Aug'00

    The last hold out: Linux on the AS/400

  • January 11, 2000 11 Jan'00

    Interview: IBM's new Linux chief eyes mass market

    IBM announced this week that it will centralize all of its Unix and Linux development activities in a single group and broadly expand the company's commitment to Linux. The group will be headed by Irving Wladawsky-Berger, one of IBM's rising stars. ...