Primer – From the AS400 to ISERIES to IBM i 

 July 15, 2019

By  NickLitten

Primer – From the AS400 to ISERIES to IBM i 1

IBM i Primer – From the AS400 to ISERIES to IBM i on POWER

Do you know the difference between the AS400, iSeries, System i and IBM i Power System?

No? Well it’s time to clear up the confusion with this presentation šŸ™‚

This short course is an introduction to the IBM i Power System and a look at the IBM Midrange System’s heritage from the 1970’s up to correct days. From the old pre-internet AS400 systems to today’s modern Web2.0 IBM i power houses.Ā 

If you are an I.T. Executive, a trainee programmer, a novice IBM-i user, or simply need a more detailed understanding of this platform then this course is for you.

In this course we will walk through a series of PowerPoint Slides, discussing the history of the illustrious IBM AS/400, the IBM Series, the IBM Power System and take a high-level view of the machine infrastructure and software components. This course is an easy-to-follow series of short videos based on downloadable PowerPoint presentations, handout slides and it’s ideal for you if you’re looking to understand how the IBM i System (commonly misgendered and wrongly called ‘the four hundred’) fits into your business.

Dive in right now and quickly get a good understanding of this famous machine, and understand the heritage and what the current IBM systems can enhance your business.

From System/3x to AS400 to ISERIES to IBM I

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IBM i Software Developer, Digital Dad, AS400 Anarchist, RPG Modernizer, Shameless Trekkie, Belligerent Nerd, Englishman Abroad and Passionate Eater of Cheese and Biscuits. Nick Litten Dot Com is a mixture of blog posts that can be sometimes serious, frequently playful and probably down-right pointless all in the space of a day. Enjoy your stay, feel free to comment and remember: If at first you don't succeed then skydiving probably isn't a hobby you should look into.

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