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Joseph Gulla

JOSEPH GULLA | IT Trendz | RSS

Modernization of Existing Application for Mobility

This week, I’ll focus on mobility for existing applications like those that run under CICS. My question: how do you enable existing host applications to work with smartphones and tablets in addition to the web? It would be ideal if we could do this without changing the host application. Let’s see if that can be done.

Michael AM Felt

MICHAEL AM FELT | SecuringAIX | RSS

SENDMAIL SSL efix: a Painless ifix

There is a good chance you are not using sendmail at all (on AIX) to receive mail. However, if you are, you should be using sendmail plus ssl. If you are using sendmail and ssl you have probably applied the fix suppiled last August (First Issued: Fri Aug  7 15:15:59 CDT 2015 |Updated: Tue Aug 18 09:19:51 CDT 2015.

Dawn May

DAWN MAY | i Can | RSS

IBM i 7.3 System Monitor Enhancements

System Monitor support was added to Navigator with the 7.2 release.  Navigator system monitors are similar to Management Central system monitors—they allow you to monitor a set of metrics in real time with the option to set thresholds and define actions to take when those thresholds are hit.  However, system monitor support in 7.2 had limited ability to visualize metrics.

Jon Paris and Susan Gantner

JON PARIS AND SUSAN GANTNER | iDevelop | RSS

Jon Talks to Himself About the Need to Know Your Audience

Note to the reader: When he has these little "chats" with himself, Jon often refers to himself as "Jon Boy," so we've used that name to help clarify which Jon is talking at any given time.

Steve Will

STEVE WILL | You and i | RSS

The IBM i / COMMON Twitter blog – Part 2

Last time I covered the first three of the five “lessons” I tweeted after the COMMON Annual conference.  Today, we’ll wrap it up.  Here are the final two, with some comments. 

Troy Coleman

TROY COLEMAN | DB2utor | RSS

Greater Memory Already Making a Great Impact

In November 2015 I wrote about the launch of DB2 12 for z/OS ESP, citing all the various enhancements DB2 has made by exploiting significantly greater amounts of available memory. Well, it isn't just DB2 12 that will benefit from additional memory to reduce CPU cost.

Rob McNelly

ROB MCNELLY | AIXchange | RSS

Using LPM from the Command Line

In February I wrote about disabling live partition mobility on selected partitions, and recently I received a related question from someone looking for an alternative to using the HMC GUI. Specifically, how do you turn LPM on and off from the command line on a per partition basis?

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