IBM i 7.3 Technology Refresh 1 has been announced. Steve Will has written about the announcement in general on his You and i blog. IBM i 7.2 Technology Refresh 5 was also announced.
This week I have short updates on several topics.(more…)
IBM has announced IBM i 7.2 TR3 and 7.1 TR11.(more…)
In the blog Route DB2 Requests to a Specific Subsystem, I wrote how you can use the new QSYS2.SET_SERVER_SBS_ROUTING procedure to route work for database queries using the QZDASOINIT or QRWTSRVR server jobs to customized subsystems. This is a new way to route work based upon the requesting user profile that augments the other ways you can route work to subsystems.(more…)
This is the final article in the series of blogs reviewing the enhancements in IBM i 7.2 for improved tracking of temporary storage. This blog describes the IBM i Temporary Storage Service. It is one of the many IBM i Services that have been added to IBM i over the past few years.(more…)
My last blog was an Introduction to IBM i System Limits and Maximum Capacities. In that blog, I introduced System Health Services, which allow you to track system limits. System limits tracking support is provided via DB2 PTFs, so be sure to install the latest DB2 Group PTF when you start to explore this capability. The limits tracked vary by release and DB2 Group PTF level.(more…)