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Welcome to the IBM z Systems Advocacy and Challenge Hub! – For Anyone in All Sectors

Welcome to the IBM z Systems Advocacy and Challenge Hub! We’re very excited that you’re here to learn and have fun! Log in now to see what’s waiting for you! By joining this invitation-only community, you can: Learn more about … Read More »

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Blockchain Is Set to Streamline Markets and Transform Industries

Business is built on trust. The seller needs to trust the buyer to pay for goods. The buyer needs to trust that the seller will deliver those goods, and that they have the right to sell them to begin with. … Read More »

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IBM z Systems: The Solution to the Challenges of IT – on a single Chart

IBM z Systems: The Solution to the Challenges of IT. The chart below shows the value of IBM Z Systems.     Regards, Len   Leonard J. Santalucia CTO | Business Development Manager | Certified Specialist Vicom Infinity, Inc. IBM Premier Business … Read More »

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New IBM Redbooks describe how Oracle DB Benefits from IBM z Systems and LinuxONE

In this IBM Redbooks® publication, we explore the IBM and Oracle Alliance and describe how Oracle Database benefits from LinuxONE. We then explain how to set up Linux guests to install Oracle Database 12c and how to use the Oracle … Read More »

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Replay of May 25th Vicom Infinity Teleconference Lunch ‘n Learn – Speed & Agility with Containers-as-a-Service on IBM z Systems and LinuxONE

Title:  Speed & Agility with Containers-as-a-Service on IBM z Systems and LinuxONE Presentation abstract: Come learn about the new and exciting partnership between IBM and Docker to enable a devops process leveraging containerization and microservices.  We will discuss the partnership, … Read More »

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Don’t move your data – virtualize it!

Don’t Move Your Data – virtualize it! By Paul Dimarzio, IBM   http://dimarzio360.com/2017/05/05/dont-move-your-data-virtualize-it/?utm_content=buffer3cb01&utm_med   I am a huge proponent of analyzing data in-place, at its point of origin. There are SO many benefits!!! You get better results because you’re working … Read More »

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NYC Linux Council June 2nd

Next Linux on z Systems Council coming up if you have not done so already please RSVP to reserve your seat. via meetup https://www.meetup.com/Linux-on-z/events/239640966/ or if you have issues with meet up please send email to nyzlinux@us.ibm.com IBM Linux on … Read More »

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The Mainframe: Three Dimensional Thinking In IT

The Mainframe: Three Dimensional Thinking In IT by Allan Zander This is not an article on multidimensional databases, 3D rendering, or spatial databases; but rather how CIOs in IT think, based on their education, experience and professional motivations… Read More … Read More »

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Check out “IBM DB2 for z/OS Master Class” on The World of DB2

The World of DB2 IBM DB2 – The Ultimate Database for Cloud, Analytics & Mobile   IBMDB2 Still a few places left DB2 for z/OS development is offering a week-long DB2 for z/OS Master Class led by Distinguished Engineer, John … Read More »

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z13 Installation Manual for Physical Planning – See the Summary of changes for a list of updates

– TITLE: z13 Installation Manual for Physical Planning – URL: ** http://www.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/lib03010.nsf/pages/z13InstallationManualPhysicalPlanning?OpenDocument&pathID=&myns=z000&mynp=OCHW11P&mync=E&cm_sp=z000-_-OCHW11P-_-E – ABSTRACT: See the Summary of changes for a list of updates.   Regards, Len   Leonard J. Santalucia CTO | Business Development Manager | Certified Specialist Vicom Infinity, … Read More »

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