iSeries upgrades and modernization

  • January 31, 2008 31 Jan'08

    System i5/OS operating system due out in March

    Big Blue has announced the new i5/OS V6R1 and its various features, including the ability to run on blade servers.

  • May 10, 2006 10 May'06

    ISCSI integration available on System i, plus new Lotus discount

    New integration capabilities that allow IBM System i servers to manage IBM's x86 machines became generally available this week. Customers can also get a hardware discount for buying Lotus products.

  • February 23, 2006 23 Feb'06

    IBM races for clock speed

    IBM offered a sneak peak of its server Power6 chips, slated for release in 2007. IBM is touting gains in clock speed, but experts question whether clock speed matters.

  • October 17, 2004 17 Oct'04

    High-end Power5 i5 server unveiled at COMMON

    Update: IBM has put the final stake in its i5 line of Power5 servers with a new 64-way model. The system will be pitched as an on demand, consolidation powerhouse but the new servert received little fanfare at COMMON.

  • September 16, 2004 16 Sep'04

    IBM releases PeopleSoft configured i5

    Users may be on hold waiting for an end to Oracle's battle for PeopleSoft, but IBM and its most coveted ERP vendor are not.

  • August 17, 2004 17 Aug'04

    IBM unveils new Power5 eServer i5 550

    The latest edition to Big Blue's Power5 family boasts new systems management and virtualization features. An analyst says it provides flexible upgrade options for midsize businesses.

  • July 22, 2004 22 Jul'04

    i5 pricing option mirrors IBM on-demand strategy

    Users looking to run multiple operating systems on their i5 server now have greater flexibility in purchasing. But will it end up costing them more in the long run?

  • July 13, 2004 13 Jul'04

    iSeries, pSeries merge complete

    IBM's announcement today of the eServer p5 and enhancements to the eServer i5 makes IBM's strategy to converge technologies complete. For users, it means choice, unprecedented performance and low pricing that appeals to the masses.

  • May 02, 2004 02 May'04

    IBM forges new ground with next gen iSeries, V5R3

    The wait is over. The first Power5 iSeries servers make their debut along with a new version of OS/400 – and they both get new names.

  • April 29, 2004 29 Apr'04

    Power5 iSeries to get mainframe technology

    An iSeries based on the Power5 chip will be the first to include the Virtualization Engine, mainframe-based technology that lets 10 servers operate as one.