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June 01, 2004
Here's an easy way to change/check the iSeries date and time.
May 12, 2004
Robert McCarty uses this handy cheat sheet as a daily check to keep his system running smoothly –- and his IT department happy!
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i5/OS is the name IBM has given to its newest release of OS/400 V5R3. i5/OS runs on IBM's i5 servers, which are based on IBM's Power5 microprocessors. Continue Reading
In IBM's AS/400 and iSeries line of computers, CIW (Computer Intensive Workload) is a measure that can be used to compare the workload-handling capability of different computer models when running application programs in which most of the computer ... Continue Reading
In general, midrange refers to computers that are more powerful and capable than personal computers but less powerful and capable than mainframe computers. Continue Reading
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While more comprehensive services exist, iScore from Vision Solutions offers a free and general introductory analysis of your system's health. Continue Reading
Testing performance of RLA in the IBM Java Toolbox against JDBC and native I/O for the AS/400 revealed that RPG on System i is the most efficient language, and DB2 is taken for granted. Joe Pluta built some benchmarks to compare different aspects of... Continue Reading
Paul Tuohey shares the way he uses compiler directives in his programs. Continue Reading
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You don't need to look far for tools to manage your system's security. Included in your iSeries is a generous set of utilities that can help you. Continue Reading
Although file shares are a convenient way to share data throughout a company, defining shares can create serious security exposures if OS/400 object authority hasn't been utilized. Continue Reading
Backing up your system to a save file can be a real time-saver, plus it's simple. Continue Reading
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Raymond Johnson answers five reader-submitted questions about performance tuning on the AS/400. Some quick tips and tricks for performance tuning are provided. Continue Reading
Substitute (your_lib) with the library you want to contain the subsystem i.e. QGPL. Continue Reading
Wondering how to check to see if a Job is active? This utility program checks to see if a Job is active and returns 'y/n' flag. Continue Reading