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AIX Edition • August 22, 2018
Using 10Gbit Ethernet Adapters with PowerVM SEA: VIOS and SEA Considerations
Using 10Gbit Ethernet Adapters with PowerVM SEA: VIOS and SEA Considerations 

When dealing with the PowerVM SEA and 10 Gbit adapters, clients should take some considerations before deployment in order to guarantee an excellent performance. AIX expert Jose Ortega explains the considerations and recommendations to run a SEA with Link Aggregation that uses 2X 10 Gbit adapters. He also discusses the performance figures when running the SEA with Link Aggregation. 

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Develop a Cloud Strategy That Aligns With Business Goals 
“It’s so important to make sure alignment exists from the cloud strategy through the IT strategy and into the business strategy,” says Eric Marks, vice president of cloud consulting for Boston-based Cloud Spectator. “The process of determining cloud strategy can help enable and drive decisions around fundamental questions, such as ‘What is the organization’s core business model?’ ” In this Tech Showcase, Marks explains why a comprehensive strategy is critical to your organization’s cloud success. 
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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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Fresh Faces in IBM i Development 
Just as with its client and partner base, IBM needs new developers to join the IBM i development team so that we can help them grow into the next generation of leaders and technology owners for the operating system. The future of the platform depends on it. Steve Will talks about the Fresh Faces of the IBM i development team in this blog post. 
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Build an App to Access IBM i Data From Your iPhone
Build an App to Access IBM i Data From Your iPhone 
As it becomes more and more important (and necessary) to stay connected, it’s equally important to provide people with the tools they need. These days, we expect to be able to get information at any time. In addition, we need to respond quickly if an issue arises. Sure, we could power up the laptop and sign on to the IBM i to get what we need, but what if we could take care of business right from our phone? IBM i developer Mike Larsen explains how this is possible.   
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Marco’s 2018 Technology Tradeshow
Join Marco September 13 to learn about latest trends in technology and experience a private concert by a famous American rock band!
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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.


Get More From Your Data With External Storage and IBM i
Content by Meridian IT, Inc.
We'll discuss the benefits of external storage for IBM iSeries and highlight the latest addition to the IBM storage portfolio, the FlashSystem 9100—an all new NVMe-based architecture designed for multi-cloud environments. 


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RPG & DB2 Summit: The leading IBM i development experts will convene in Chicago, October 2-4, 2018, to show you how to wow your users with modern applications built with IBM i data and business logic.
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IBM Systems Technical University: Don't get left behind—learn to leverage disruptive technology trends like cloud and cognitive at the IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) in Hollywood, Florida. Join us for the most comprehensive technical training event on IBM Power Systems and Storage.
MAGiC User Conference: Join us at the Sheraton Virginia Beach Oceanfront Hotel to gain invaluable knowledge, insights and connections among a supportive and energized IBM i community.
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