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Posted on December 9, 2019

What are your burning IBM i questions? We’re here to answer them. With 2019 behind us, there’s a lot to reflect on over the past 12 months. Ask your questions regarding IBM i in 2019 and looking ahead to 2020. In this live session, Pete Massiello will be answering technical and general questions on IBM i, POWER9, the IBM i roadmaps, cloud and more. When you submit a question upon registering, you’ll be entered to win an Amazon Echo Dot. [ Watch Now ]  

Posted on November 13, 2019

On-Demand Webinar Let’s talk about IBM i in 2019. Pete Massiello is here to answer your questions in a live Q&A. At the end of the year, what better time to pause and reflect? Pete Massiello will be answering your questions regarding IBM i in the year 2019. Join us for a live session with discussion starters from the people who work with and love IBM i the most — you. Those who submit a question upon registering for the session will be entered to win one of two $25 Amazon

Posted on October 17, 2019

On-Demand Webinar Are you relying on doing a WRKSYSSTS once a day to understand the true status of your systems? There’s a lot more information in your IBM i that you need to know about. Have no fear, it’s super easy to find! Major takeaways: Discover what you should really be looking at to keep your systems in good order Learn the value of SQL and IBM i Services Leave with some working code to help you find information [Register here]    

Posted on October 16, 2019

Understand the different ways to save your system, using BRMS or traditional native commands. Learn about what you need to restore your system, and the steps involved to perform the restore. Tips will be given along the way on best practices. This webinar will cover: Understanding basic backup and recovery If you are saving the right information to recover your system What you need to know to recover your system [Watch Now ]    

Posted on September 17, 2019

If the unplanned were to happen, do you know how long it would take to recover your system? [REGISTER] In this webinar, we will introduce you to the world of IBM i business continuity and what you need to know to deliver the RTO (Recovery Time Objective) and RPO (Recovery Point Objective) your operation demands. From simple physical tape backups to full-blown Active/Active DB2 mirror, and everything in between. Join us as we navigate the waters of IBM i business continuity.  Point in Time backup options Offsite backup solutions Hardware and

Posted on August 20, 2019

IBM Power Server Backup Strategies…That Work! [Watch Now] This webinar will cover: What you can expect from a virtual tape library How to plan appropriately for a back-up A demo and in-depth look into how virtual tape libraries work   Hosted by Derek Henderson & Steve Jones from Cybernetics. Derek Henderson,   Derek Henderson is an industry veteran with nearly a decade of experience in crafting high-performance storage and back up solutions. He is passionate about getting clients a solution the not only completes their RPO and RTO objectives, but does

Posted on July 30, 2019

Are you on a POWER7? This webinar will make a case on why moving to POWER9 could be a good move for business, and tips on how to get you there. This webinar will cover: Key differences between POWER7 and POWER9 POWER9 specifications and details to know about What to look out for when moving from POWER7 to POWER9, including compatibility, LAN consoles, HMCs, and more Upcoming dates for End of Support to be aware of Hosted by IBM Power Systems Lifetime Champion, Pete Massiello. [WATCH REPLAY]

Posted on July 8, 2019

Combining High Availability with Security to Protect Your Data Join Pete Massiello from iTech Solutions and Becky Hjellming from Syncsort, a leader in IBM i high availability and security, as they discuss the challenges companies struggle with when protecting data from downtime and breach and share their perspectives on solutions to common issues. [WATCH RECORDING] Data is the bedrock of your business. It is the foundation upon which your business runs. Losing access to your data due to regional outages, hardware failures or simply human error can have severe consequences

Posted on June 7, 2019

What You Need to Know to Successfully Upgrade to IBM i 7.4On-Demand Webinar When doing an upgrade to IBM i, there is more work involved in the planning of the upgrade than in the actual upgrade itself. When you have done the planning, the actual upgrade is simple. We will cover planning tips, pre-requisites, and then post-installation requirements. Your upgrade isn’t complete until this last step is done.  [WATCH NOW]

Posted on May 15, 2019

One full day of complimentary IBM i education Get access to sessions that are presented at conferences such as COMMON, NEUGC, IBM Tech U, and more. Join us for as many sessions as you like — with just one registration. One full day of complimentary IBM i education  Learn tips, tricks, and information you need to know to successfully run your IBM i shop. Attend any sessions of your choice with just one registration. [Watch the Replays] Sessions include: IBM i and Our False Sense of Security Cool Things in Navigator to

Posted on May 10, 2019

Join Pete Massiello as he gives you a heads up on some of the things you need to be aware of with IBM i 7.4 Topics include: What machines support 7.4 Which Consoles are supported on 7.4 Increasing License Internal Code Space – how to get ready Preparation PTFs that would be needed on 7.2 & 7.3 to upgrade your machine NetServer file share issues to be aware of Changes to SSL & TLS to start thinking about What supported version of the following work with 7.4 Java Domino WebSphere MQ

Posted on April 25, 2019

Quick Crucial Tips for IBM i Operators and Administrators This overflowing session is designed to help ensure every IBM i administrator and operator has at least a backpack full of valuable tips for when they return home. From command line to shell to IBM Navigator for i, Steve will sprint through these tips at a pace of at least two tips per minute, for at least 150 tips! This session is updated every quarter with new and relevant information so that you don’t miss good foundational tips but are keeping up with

Posted on April 23, 2019

Topics include: Upcoming end of life date review. What happens to my current IBM hardware maintenance contract after P6 & P7 service discontinuation date? What does IBM’s extended hardware support provide & is there anything I should be concerned about with it? Optional paths forward with some real world examples. [WATCH NOW]  

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After the dust settles after a security breach, the next logical questions are: “What happened and how can we prevent it from happening again?” We will deconstruct a number of security failures that will provide lessons that you can take home and put to use immediately. [WATCH NOW]  

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Join IBM Champions Pete Massiello and Richie Palma as they answer common questions regarding POWER9. This is part two of a two-part series. [WATCH NOW] Missed part one? View it here.   

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Join IBM Champions Pete Massiello and Richie Palma for a virtual POWER9 Q&A Session. Topics include:How does the POWER9 compare to previous models?What is the outlook for POWER9 in 2019?The benefits of migrating to POWER9, and what it entails [WATCH NOW]