The Importance of VIOS
VIOS is considered a standard in organizations running IBM i, AIX, and Linux workloads. But don’t put your business at risk by letting it run unchecked. Learn five areas you must be monitoring.
2020 Robotic Process Automation Data Quadrant Report
Fortra Automate Plus was ranked by our customers as a top-rated RPA solution in the market based on the recently released Software Reviews 2020 Robotic Process Automation Data Quadrant Report. See where Automate Plus ranked first across multiple categories within vendor capability satisfaction and product feature satisfaction.
Get Enhanced Bot Security and Machine Learning Capabilities in Automate 11.4
Automate RPA’s latest release features machine learning capabilities and bot security enhancements. Discover all the improvements in Automate 11.4.
IBM i Cloud Security Considerations
As you consider taking your IBM i to the cloud, cybersecurity will no doubt top your list of concerns. And for good reason. It’s important to remember that the cloud is kind of a lie. Your sensitive data is simply being sent to someone else’s server, and that server has a physical location somewhere. Just like on-prem cybersecurity, IBM i cloud security can be divided into two parts: Regulatory...
FAQ: How Does Sequel Data Access Go Beyond SQL?
Got questions about moving beyond SQL to Sequel Data Access? Get answers, and get the business intelligence your organization needs from your IBM i data.
How Do I Know When I Need a Data Warehouse?
By Alan Jordan on Fri, 08/07/2020
It can be a challendge to bring information together from across disparate sources, especially when the data is stored in different formats or with mismatched identifiers. You're likely to encounter issues that a reporting tool by itself simply cannot solve. Read on to learn why you should consider a data warehouse vs. just a database.
IBM i Cloud Cost Considerations
As you go to calculate cloud costs, nixing the CAPEX for your on-prem IBM i infrastructure is only part of the story. Make sure you take workload, SWMA, and software licensing into consideration. Learn the questions you need to answer before you move to the cloud.
RPA in Action: Automated Report Generation for Accounting
By Pat Cameron on Fri, 06/26/2020
Watch this example of robotic process automation (RPA) in action and see how easy it is to automate accounting reports with Automate and your accounting system, like Sage 50.
How to Find Your "Normal" with Network Monitoring Software
By Kevin Jackson on Fri, 06/26/2020
With network monitoring software, you can determine what “normal” looks like for your network to easily spot abnormalities, increase uptime, and optimize performance levels.
How to Simplify IBM i Data Replication to the Cloud
By How to Simplify IBM i Data Replication to the Cloud on Wed, 06/24/2020
Cut the downtime out of data migration! Whether it’s save/restore or logical replication, read this article to learn your best option for moving your IBM i data to the cloud.
Identifying and Sizing IBM i Workloads for Cloud
By Identifying and Sizing IBM i Workloads for Cloud on Wed, 06/10/2020
Think about moving your IBM i workload to the cloud? This article can help you learn how to identify workloads best suited for the cloud and how to gauge the amount of space you’ll need up there.
How GoAnywhere MFT Can Support You During COVID-19
By Brian Pick on Fri, 06/05/2020
Due to COVID-19, workforces are now more remote than ever. Unfortunately, this means sensitive data is likely not as safe as it should be. Secure MFT solutions are a proactive practice to implement.
Robot Save Restricted State Utility (RSU)—Get Your Weekends Back!
By Chuck Losinski on Tue, 06/02/2020
There are processes that are required on your IBM i that need to run with the system in what is called a “restricted state” condition. A restricted state is when all subsystems are inactive and new jobs cannot enter the system. Only the system console might be active.
Three Advanced Scripting Tips That Help Solve Reporting Challenges
By Heath Kath on Fri, 05/08/2020
See how Sequel scripts make it easy to link together multi-step processes rather than manually running a series of steps to accomplish a complex task.