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Installing & Using the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software

Installing & Using the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software

ByByGlenn RobinsonFeb 7, 20246 min read

What is the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software? Previously known as the AIX Toolbox for Linux Applications, the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software (AIX OSS) is a collection…

Make Sense of Journaled Tables with SQL

Make Sense of Journaled Tables with SQL

ByByTerry BartlettJan 17, 2024

Test Setup I had a number of tables that had been journaled and I wanted to analyse what had changed during a fixed time. This is quite simple, the essential…

Setup a User for Open-Source

Setup a User for Open-Source

ByByAndy YouensJan 4, 2024

In my article this month I will be taking you through the stages to allow a user to access, and use, open source on the IBM i. This has to…

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i-UG Springs into Life in 2024

i-UG Springs into Life in 2024

The IBM i User Group (i-UG) in the UK sprung into life in February 2024 with their first event of the year at sunny Rochdale. I say sunny, being from…

ByByAndy YouensFeb 27, 20244 min read
Use SSH Keys to Stop User Password Access

Use SSH Keys to Stop User Password Access

This article shows how easy it is to use SSH keys to stop users, or yourself, from having to use a password to gain access to a SSH session. Why?…

ByByAndy YouensFeb 13, 20246 min read
PowerWire Author Guidelines

PowerWire Author Guidelines

This post is a guide to authors, or potential authors, writing articles for the PowerWire publication. Every month, on the first Thursday of each month, the PowerWire newsletter is published…

ByByEditorFeb 13, 20242 min read
Installing & Using the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software

Installing & Using the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software

What is the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software? Previously known as the AIX Toolbox for Linux Applications, the AIX Toolbox for Open Source Software (AIX OSS) is a collection…

ByByGlenn RobinsonFeb 7, 20246 min read
Make Sense of Journaled Tables with SQL

Make Sense of Journaled Tables with SQL

Test Setup I had a number of tables that had been journaled and I wanted to analyse what had changed during a fixed time. This is quite simple, the essential…

ByByTerry BartlettJan 17, 20247 min read
Setup a User for Open-Source

Setup a User for Open-Source

In my article this month I will be taking you through the stages to allow a user to access, and use, open source on the IBM i. This has to…

ByByAndy YouensJan 4, 20243 min read
A screen a story – Did you ever take a console over?

A screen a story – Did you ever take a console over?

During the COVID-19 pandemic we all learned to work remotely when possible. Setting up a VPN connection is something no longer only performed by IT personals. Losing a VPN connection…

ByByRudi van HelvoirtJan 4, 20245 min read
Node.js v20 on IBM i

Node.js v20 on IBM i

It is time to get back to Node.js on the IBM i.  Node.js v20 is the latest version of this great programming language.  Please note that Node.js v14 moved out…

ByByAndy YouensNov 6, 20236 min read
A screen a story – Pre-power down system exit point?

A screen a story – Pre-power down system exit point?

The Exit point functionality available within IBM i, is what I would call a hidden gem. If we just look at the Pre-power down Exit Point my guess is you…

ByByRudi van HelvoirtNov 6, 20234 min read
Calling app owners and developers!

Calling app owners and developers!

LANSA engineers are showcasing the LANSA repository in a series of 30-minute webinars. It may be the solution you’re looking for to streamline app development. With it, you can centralize…

ByByStaff ReporterNov 1, 20231 min read
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FormaServe, a leading provider of IBM i training and consultancy services, and NC Communications, a specialist in IT events and media production, have announced a strategic partnership to publish PowerWire,…

ByByStaff ReporterOct 24, 20232 min read
A screen a story – IBM i Startup Program QSTRUPPGM?

A screen a story – IBM i Startup Program QSTRUPPGM?

Although it is possible not to use a Start-up program, finding a customer who does not use one, is like finding a needle in a haystack. Please allow me to…

ByByRudi van HelvoirtOct 9, 20234 min read