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Guide

Going Beyond the GUI

Modernization is more than simply switching from a green screen to a GUI. To have a truly modern IBM i data center, you must consider all areas of IT from your software and applications to your hardware and devices to the processes that support the whole operation. This guides helps you modernize your IBM i from the ground up.
Guide

Why IBM i? Power and Scalability for a New IT Generation

Operating systems like IBM i (iSeries, AS/400) are based on technology that has proven its effectiveness for decades, and many of the largest Fortune 500 companies, among others, continue to use “the i” today. What follows are 14 reasons why it's smart to have IBM i in your 21st century data center.
Blog

Is the AS/400 Dead?

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.
Blog

How to Succeed at IBM i Security

Find out where security plans are running off course and how you can make a completely attainable plan to succeed.
Live Webinar
Join this webinar on March 28th to learn about the biggest errors made when securing an IBM i server. This knowledge is critical for ensuring the integrity of your application data and for meeting compliance mandates, including SOX, PCI, GDPR, and HIPAA.
Blog

IBM i: History and Timeline

Did you know that IBM i’s origins pre-date the AS/400 server? Read on for IBM i operating system history and the IBM server history that has supported this powerful platform for decades.
Blog

Patch Tuesday Update February 2024

This month , Microsoft released updates for 73 Microsoft issued CVEs as well as 6 non-Microsoft CVEs. While not mentioned in the release notes, there’s an additional CVE referenced within the Microsoft API -- CVE-2024-21626, a vulnerability resolved in CBL-Mariner, a Microsoft developed Linux distribution used as the base container OS in Azure. The commit for this Mariner vulnerability contains...
News Article

Finance Derivative: GenAI in Cyber

In this Finance Derivative article, Donnie MacColl discusses how cybercriminals leverage GenAI to do more in less time and shares tips on utilizing AI to fight back.
Live Webinar
Mar
06

[WEBINAR] The Platform Paradigm

**This webinar meets at three different times. Choose the time most convenient for you.** Join Fortra experts as we share our vision of a stronger, simpler future for cybersecurity — one that finds the right balance between security outcomes and operational efficiency — powered by a cloud-native, multi-vector cyber defense platform.
Live Event
Cybersecurity is no longer a one-dimensional, defensive only mind-set. Attacks have become multi-pronged and organizational security solutions also need to act offensively. Proactive, layered offensive security should include multiple security solutions, including penetration testing, to uncover security risks before they’re exploited. Fortra’s Core Impact enables security teams to go on the...