IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition - November 2010 - (Page 51)

Solutions New offerings in the marketplace ARCAD 8.09 ARCAD A RCAD Software releases ARCAD 8.09, the latest release of its application lifecycle management suite. The release: ¡ Offers a new Integrater for Open Systems (IOS) module in the ARCAD-Skipper suite for multiplatform release management. The IOS module has an open, flexible interface that interconnects with all versioning tools and standards already in place in the company ¡ Uses the open-source BPM tool Bonita to customize workflow capabilities ¡ Synchronizes deployment to heterogeneous platform types, in a single process, with rollback on error ¡ Offers new functionality to automate regression testing of native applications and their Web interfaces ¡ Provides total compatibility of its Eclipse plugin with Rational* Developer for Power OS SUPPORT: IBM i 7.1 PRICE: Variable URL: v8.09 ¡ Offers a concise API set for client PCs, which interfaces with other popular programming languages such as Java*, .NET and PHP ¡ Is called as a Web service by external applications and performs data SELECTS, UPDATES, DELETES or INSERTS ¡ Processes request and returns data as XML RSF-HA Bug Busters Software Engineering ug Busters Software Engineering releases RSF-HA 8.5, its IBM i highavailability offering. Release 8.5 updates both the base and HA versions of RSF and includes: ¡ IPv6 support for all RSF commands, options and functions ¡ Enhanced role swap including running a role swap in batch and new virtual role-swap types ¡ New Find Spooled File command that lists files matching your search string ¡ Four levels of compression ¡ Same-system remote journaling ¡ User-defined, PDM-like display options ¡ New tools to perform functions in groups rather than individually DB2 Web Service Enabler Krengel Technology B K rengel Technology releases DB2 Web Service Enabler, a follow-up to the RPG-XML Suite development toolset for IBM i. DB2 Web Service Enabler can be viewed technically as a true XML replacement for ODBC/JDBC*. The product: ¡ Makes DB2* databases available to business partners without writing any IBM i programming code OS SUPPORT: IBM i 7.1-5.4, i5/OS* V5R3, OS/400* V5R2-V5R1 PRICE: Starting at $2,995 per LPAR URL: www. OS SUPPORT: IBM i 7.1-5.4, i5/OS* V5R3, OS/400* V5R2 PRICE: RSF-HA $5,000 per machine/partition; RSF base version $575 per machine/partition URL: IBM Systems Magazine’s 2011 Buyer’s Guide is a comprehensive source for hardware, software and services from IBM business partners: 51 NOVEMBER 2010

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition - November 2010

IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition - November 2010
On the Web
Editor's Desk: Core Relationships
Dashboard: Walking While You Work - Photo-Cropping - Multitasking Distraction
Think Smarter: Smart Storage Solutions Let You Have it All
Data Display: All About Spam
Insider: Proactive Systems Management Can Lead to Success
Trends: Can You Move From IBM i 5.4 to 7.1? And Should You?
Case Study: How the HammockSource Saved a Ton of Paper and Improved Business Processes
HA Solutions With Depth: PowerHA SystemMirror is Integrated Down to the Kernel
The Benefit of the Bling: Are Solid-State Drives a Luxury or Necessity?
Focus on Storage: IBM Showize V7000 Offers Enterprise-Class Functionality in a Small, Affordable Package
Next: 3-D Chips Could Gain Depth to Keep Delivering on Moore's Law
Advertiser's Index
IBM Perspective: 2010 and Beyond
Snapshot: Love of Tech is in His DNA

IBM Systems Magazine, Power Systems Edition - November 2010