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Automation means more than efficiency, accuracy, and ROI. It has a real impact on the people who love and work with the platform every day, as well as those who will fill their shoes in days to come.
Here are five tips from Tom Huntington on how best to move your IBM i automation project along the path to success.
Many IT professionals still use the term AS/400. But can a platform that was introduced in 1988 still be relevant today? The answers typically surprise people.
To help you stay connected to the thriving IBM i community, we’ve compiled a comprehensive list of IBM i user groups around the world. Read on!
In this short video, Tom Huntington, Executive Vice President of Technical Solutions, provides a comprehensive tour of Insite.
For busy IT pros who love their IBM i (or AS/400), we've summarized Steve Will's hugely popular, 60-minute webinar in a 6-minute blog post. Enjoy!
Paper work orders are a thing of the past. But system failure could deliver a nasty surprise to manufacturers and distributors who don’t have HA in play. Read on for more.
Disaster recovery requirements are part of the geographic and industry regulations that affect our organizations. Having the right solutions in place can help to avoid penalties and make audits go smoothly. Read on to create a complete compliance toolkit.
IT personnel naturally have their fingers on the pulse of today's innovations and one eye fixed on the future. As a result, each rising generation of systems administrators and application developers seems convinced...
Is your IBM i team managing the system manually? Want an easy way to assess data center operations? The experts at HelpSystems can help you get automated.
With all the industry news and talk about how to manage big data, I wanted to write a follow-up to my post on IASPs last week. If you are using IASPs, how are you managing the growth and ownership of that data? How are you alerted when you get close to exceeding your thresholds?
Want to see how botched high availability could impact your travel plans? Read our speculation on what might have happened in the data centers at Delta and Southwest Airlines.
Robot Schedule version 12 makes monitoring for file events and setting them up as dependencies a very simple process.
You might be asking yourself, “What’s a WUI?” At Robot, WUI stands for web user interface, and we think it has some big benefits that are giving the GUI a run for its money.
Does Robot Save backup and recovery software have a central scratch pool? Yes! Learn about the Data Center Management System (DCMS).
May 2, 2014 marked another milestone for the IBM i OS. IBM continues to expand its technology support with its latest release, IBM i 7.2. Take a closer look at the new features you’ll want to know about.
VTL can be faster than LTO if you take advantage of the virtual features, but if your backup rules stay the same, you may be disappointed. Read on.
As IASP technology continues to grow, so will its uses for high availability (HA) and backups. The result of that will be shrinking hardware costs and complexity and increased redundancy.
It was great to see Infor vending at COMMON last year. I took the opportunity to talk with Ross Freeman, IBM i Strategy Lead at Infor, and hear why they are passionate about IBM i—as you know, it’s something we have in common.
Did you know that Robot SCHEDULE can be installed directly into an independent ASP from the product maintenance wizard? Learn more about how Robot supports IASPs.