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October 2003: Month in Review

October 2003: Month in Review

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IT Halloween quiz
IT Insights column
Programmer tips
Administrator tips
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iSeries powers U.K. football team smart cards

IBM integrates, automates Tivoli ID management software

IBM extends ISV program to vertical markets

IBM adds 'intelligence' to autonomic offering

Lower H-1B quota seen as too little, too late

iSeries pros continue to make salary gains

Green Streak program for iSeries revived

IBM seals deals with business app vendors

IT Halloween quiz

Halloween trivia: What's haunting IT?

IT Insights column

Tales from the AS/400 crypt -- they're alive! (Oct. 21, 2003)

More true tales of AS/400 endurance (Oct. 23, 2003)

The IBM iSeries Developer Road Map: Is it right for you? (Oct. 27, 2003)

Programmer tips

Edit value using edit code 'X' (Oct. 8, 2003)

Display, in SEU, source records changed after a certain date (Oct. 8, 2003)

Showing fields with SQL (Oct. 8, 2003)

Converting Julian dates (Oct. 14, 2003)

Know all fields and tables on your iSeries (Oct. 14, 2003)

Using CMPPFM for more (Oct. 14, 2003)

Simple CHKOBJ for a file in the IFS (Oct. 15, 2003)

Simple check for IFS object –- revisited (Oct. 18, 2003)

Take control of the jobq (Oct. 21, 2003)

Administrator tips

System problem? Let the iSeries page you (Oct. 1, 2003)

How to get the most from WRKACTJOB (Oct. 1, 2003)

Old recommendations for WRKACTJOB no longer true (Oct. 6, 2003)

Other useful columns on the Work with Active Jobs screen (Oct. 15, 2003)

How to track response times with the WRKACTJOB tool (Oct. 15, 2003)

Monitor temporary storage used (Oct. 22, 2003)

Using the WRKDSKSTS command to increase performance (Oct. 29, 2003)

DASD failure notification (Oct. 30, 2003)

Security tips

Simplifying individual object restores (Oct. 14, 2003)

WebSphere Strategies

Portal servers improve Web user satisfaction (Oct. 2, 2003)

Featured topics

Backup & recovery techniques

Webcasts for iSeries programmers

Spotlight on experts

Top 10 backup commands

Book excerpts

Information Security Best Practices - 205 Basic Rules (Chapter 9, "Operating System Security Rules."

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