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IBM i Edition • September 19, 2018
RDi's Object Table on Steroids
RDi's Object Table on Steroids 
Significant Rational Developer for i enhancements are being delivered at a faster rate than we've seen in a while. In this article, IBM i experts Jon Paris and Susan Gantner concentrate on just one new feature that hasn't received the attention it deserves—some major enhancements to the Object Table.  
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First Option Improves Hosting Services With Collaboration  

The one thing most successful companies have in common? Foresight—whether that’s offering diversified solutions, improving back-end processing, cultivating an increasingly differentiated customer base, or improving IT capabilities before their competitors do.

Such is the case with First Option. Originally a two-person programming shop, it has morphed into a multipronged business whose portfolio now includes two Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions—the system monitoring-tool IBM i Watchdog from First Option and a cloud-based financial package called First Option Financial—an application-modernization consultancy, and remote application hosting service.

Discover how First Option improved its hosting services →
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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IBM i Access Client Solutions: IFS Properties 
IBM i consultant Dawn May writes about the improved IFS properties feature in this i Can blog post. 
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Of Dials and Switches: Turning Dials, Flipping Switches
Of Dials and Switches: Turning Dials, Flipping Switches 

In the third part of his AIX tuning series, Mark Ray walks through tuning examples to put the kernel tuning lessons outlined previously to practice.

Walk through kernel tuning examples  →
COMMON 2018 Fall Conference & EXPO
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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. 


Application Modernization: No Open Source or PASE Needed. See How!
Content by LANSA
Learn how to remove the obstacles of application modernization and discover a fast, easy and cost-effective strategy to meet a broad spectrum of native modernization strategies that do not require open source or PASE. 


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