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Oct 30

IBM i 5250 Screen Sizes – Widescreen for the Win!

IBM i

Back in the good old days (thats programmer-speak for decades ago, when doing anything on a computer was a lot more complicated than it is today)  5250 screen sizes of 24 rows and 80 characters wide seemed like plenty of room. Monitors were green text, on black background, with none of those fancy annoying graphics […]

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Apr 21

IBM i v7.3 is here and its pretty cool

IBM i

You think you know IBM i? You havent met 7.3 IBM i 7.3 Announcement & Material IBM® DB2™ for i Temporal Support, enabling clients to conduct accurate analysis of data within a specific historical time period More advanced analytics capability driven by enhanced OLAP functionality, allowing clients to better forecast, define gaps and build new […]

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Mar 09

I remember the IBM AS/400

AS400 , IBM i , iSeries , Programming

Old Wrinkled Programmer remembers those giant creamy computers My earliest exposure to BIG COMPUTING was back in the late 1980’s. Computers were a new thing to the world, business were running on mainframes or a new range of mini-computers. The personal computer was just evolving and the brand of “mini-computers” was about to be renamed […]

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