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Q&A with Steve Will on IBM i 7.3 Technology Refresh 2 (TR2) and IBM I 7.2 Technology Refresh 6 (TR6)
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Announcing IBM i 7.3 TR2 & 7.2 TR6
by Steve Will
This year’s “spring” announcement of IBM i 7.3 TR2 (and the accompanying 7.2 TR6) comes a little earlier than spring.
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February 2017 IBM i Announcements
by Dawn May
I want to focus on a few enhancements that will make an IBM i administrator’s life a little easier.
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Using Stored Procedures in DB2 Web Query for i: Part 2
by Rick Flagler
A stored procedure with multiple result sets can be created in a dashboard using DB2 Web Query for i.
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Explore Open-Source Databases on Linux on POWER
by Chuck Calio
Open-source software has transformed the IT landscape, now serving as a core component for clients to produce the next ...
Susan Gantner and Jon Paris
The Year Ahead
by Susan Gantner and Jon Paris
In our previous blog, we talked about the things that we regarded as the highlights of 2016.
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