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AIX Edition • August 15, 2018
Using 10Gbit Ethernet Adapters with PowerVM SEA: Virtual Ethernet Considerations
Using 10Gbit Ethernet Adapters with PowerVM SEA: Virtual Ethernet Considerations 

10Gb Ethernet adapters have become mainstream in IBM Power Systems shops. The first thought when having these adapters is to use them the with PowerVM SEA, since the SEA device has had a long come way with the IBM Power Systems platform and provides the most advanced functions such as Live Partition Mobility. However, it’s necessary to keep in mind a couple of considerations before using these adapters with PowerVM. AIX Expert Jose Ortega explains in this online article. 

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Open-Source Languages Add Flexibility to Development Toolbox 
Open-source languages continue to grow in popularity and are now ingrained in businesses. Developers and programmers rely on the languages to push new innovations and improve results. Learn how open-source languages can help your organization move forward. 
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Take your COBOL apps into the Future
Visual COBOL links enterprise COBOL applications on the IBM Power systems platform with the Linux, Java, and Cloud world. It delivers proven capability to address your business challenges.
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Announcing the POWER9 980 for IBM i and 7.3 TR5 
The phased roll-out of the POWER9-based systems started in February. IBM started with the “distributed” systems, so last week’s announcement is for the larger systems, and for IBM i, in particular, that means our support of the IBM Power System E980 model 9080M9S. 7.3 TR5 and 7.2 TR9 will be required to support these new systems.
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Meeting Your Business Data and Analytics Demands
Meeting Your Business Data and Analytics Demands 
The announcement of IBM FlashSystem 9100 is a prime example of how we’re demonstrating the strength of our software-defined portfolio to solve your biggest challenges. This first-in-the-industry offering combines high performance and efficiency, extensive multi-cloud capabilities, modern management and support in an economically attractive way. Vice President Rob Coventry invites clients to join him at TechU in Hollywood, Florida, to learn more about this and other FlashSystems advancements.    
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Launchpad to POWER9
Valid reasons exist to upgrade to the new POWER9. Learn why new hardware matters, what new workloads it runs, how to get your old hardware to new boxes, and how to prepare for an upgrade. Coming in November to IBM Systems Magazine.
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Mission Possible: Use RPG Assets to Deliver Web and Mobile Experiences
Content by Rocket Software
What if you could use your RPG applications to power the next generation of modern apps, including the intuitive web and mobile user experiences your customers demand, without having to touch the code? Join Rocket and the expert operators from IBM as we decode the secrets of application modernization. 


True Enterprise File Sharing and Access
Content by Micro Focus
Join us to learn more about how to keep your files secure and allow users to have the functionality they want and need. 


Let’s Get Digital
Content by Fresche Solutions
Join IBM’s Partner, CIO & Cloud Advisor, Arnab Bag, and Fresche’s Transformation and Digitization Expert, Chris Koppe, where they will discuss how IBM i application modernization is laying the foundation for digital transformation. 


Service-Enable Older Applications for Today’s Programmers
Content by Rocket Software
Learn how today’s developers can overcome the gap between their core competencies and the skills needed to create intuitive web and mobile applications that work with older code.


Disaster Recovery for AIX and Linux on Power
Content by Storix, Inc.
We’ll discuss the different challenges administrators face when performing bare-metal recovery, and provide a reliable alternative for protecting your physical and virtual Linux servers, including Linux on Power Systems.


Does Your IBM i Security Meet the Bar for GDPR?
Content by Syncsort
This webinar will provide a practical guide to setting up a more secure, auditable IBM I configuration. You will learn about base IBM i functions, Do-It-Yourself tips, and how software solutions can help you accelerate and maintain compliance.


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