IBM i + Syslog Format

Posted by Rob Nettgen

November 8, 2017 | 10:30 AM

As we’ve mentioned before, IT security on IBM i should be a high priority for anyone running the platform, despite its reputation as a traditionally “safe” environment. And while IBM i is a relatively safe platform, we need to change our mindset around IT security from IBM i being the “most secure” platform to the “most securable” platform.

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Topics: IBM i, security

Planning for the Future with the IBM i Roadmap

Posted by Bill Onion

September 18, 2017 | 10:30 AM

Thousands of business and organizations rely on the dependability and security of the IBM i platform, and IBM i continues to show its commitment to customers by continually investing in the operating system. One of the ways it has done that is through Technology Refreshes.

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Topics: IBM i

Balancing Simultaneous IBM i and JDE World Upgrades

Posted by Hannah Gierosky

August 21, 2017 | 10:30 AM

As you should know by now, IBM i 7.1 end of life is fast approaching, which means trouble not just for IBM i users, but those users who are also running a version of JD Edwards World that is not supported past IBM i 7.1

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Topics: IBM i, JDE World, JD Edwards

Are You Running JD Edwards World on IBM i OS 7.1?

Posted by Bill Onion

June 26, 2017 | 10:30 AM

Surprise! IBM i recently announced 7.1 end of life is scheduled for April 2018. If you hadn’t heard yet, you’re not the only one; IBM released this information somewhat quietly and it hasn’t made a big stir in the tech community just yet. While this is big news for anyone running IBM i 7.1, it’s an even bigger deal for JD Edwards World customers.

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Topics: IBM i, JDE World

It's Time to Take Security Seriously on IBM i

Posted by Bill Onion

June 7, 2017 | 10:30 AM

One of the most significant benefits of IBM i is that it is traditionally viewed as a safe platform; you can’t hack it, you can’t break it, and there has never been a recorded virus. But as cyber-attacks become more and more commonplace, IT security needs to become a higher priority for everyone, including those running the seemingly impervious IBM i.

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Topics: IBM i, security

Are You Running IBM i 7.1? The Clock is Ticking

Posted by Bill Onion

May 31, 2017 | 10:30 AM

On April 11, 2017, IBM made an important announcement about IBM i Operating System that went largely unnoticed. In announcement letter 917-080, IBM announced that IBM i 7.1 will lose support on April 30, 2018. If you, like many other IBM i users, had not heard the news, give it a minute to sink in. In the typical IT calendar, April 2018 is just around the corner.

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Topics: IBM i

Integrating Magento and IBM i

Posted by Bill Onion

May 24, 2017 | 10:30 AM

IBM i is a dependable workhorse that many organizations have effectively used to manage their business for years. The thought of connecting IBM i with a modern eCommerce system can be daunting, but integrating Magento with IBM i can allow business logic to remain within the existing IBM i system and enable the data to flow in real time to Magento.  

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Topics: Integration, Magento, IBM i, Magento Integration

Replacing an Aging ERP on IBM i

Posted by Dave Balser

April 24, 2017 | 10:30 AM

We recently had a client who wanted to replace their ERP, but it was running on an old IBM i environment. When your ERP system is no longer working, but it’s based on IBM i, what do you do? What are your replacement options? Here are three options for replacing your ERP when it’s running on IBM i.

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Topics: IBM i, ERP

IBM i Modernization Follow Up

Posted by Bill Onion

April 10, 2017 | 10:30 AM

One of the things we love doing is helping our clients realize the power of the technology they already have, especially when it comes to IBM i. Many people think of the system as old and archaic, what with its green screen interface and “rusted in” reputation. But IBM i is a powerful system that should be properly leveraged and modernized as opposed to ripped out and replaced. That’s where our expertise comes in.

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Topics: IBM i

What Happens When Your IBM i Lead is Out of the Picture?

Posted by Bill Onion

April 3, 2017 | 10:30 AM

It’s no secret that IBM i resources are hard to find. IBM i is a powerful platform, and it requires qualified specialists to leverage it to its full potential. So, what do you do if your company’s IBM i lead is suddenly MIA? Whether they abruptly quit or have to take an extended leave of absence, panic can set in, and suddenly it seems like losing one person sends the whole organization into turmoil.

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Topics: IBM i

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