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IBM i is an integrated operating environment with a 25-year reputation for exceptional security and business resilience. Learn more.

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IBM i 7.1 Technology Refresh 6 extends the value proposition of IBM i. In addition to supporting the new POWER7+ Servers, TR 6 addresses client requirements for additional mobility solutions, more database functionality, cost effective storage options and support for USB Flash drives and more.

The new enterprise Power Systems

The ultimate systems for today’s compute intensive workloads

Business analytics for data

Designed and optimised. Runs analytics faster than x86

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  • Smarter Computing. What

    Smarter Computing. What's Next. Ready Now.

    Hear IBM experts talk about the latest smarter computing offerings.

  • i for Business.

    Power of i Webcast Series - 2012

    Featuring executive dashboards and virtualisation (webcasts)

  • i for Business.

    COMMON

    Focused Education Series: RPG, PHP and Application Modernisation
    February 12 - 13, 2013

  • virtualisation and Cloud in a Power Systems Environment

    virtualisation and Cloud in a Power Systems Environment

    Featuring IDC Analyst Jean Bozman (webcast)

  • Does your virtualisation platform matter?

    Does your virtualisation platform matter?

    Featuring Solitaire Interglobal Chief Systems Engineer Kat Lind (webcast)

  • Power Systems Training

    Power Systems Training

    Expand your skills with AIX, IBM i, and Linux offerings

IBM i experts

  • Steve Will,
    You and i, IBM i Chief Architect

  • Mike Cain

    Team Leader, DB2 for i Centre of Excellence

  • Dawn May,
    i Can, IBM i Software Architect

Steve Will

Chief Architect: IBM i Operating System

Steve is the Chief Architect for IBM i, a Power Systems operating system used by hundreds of thousands of enterprises world wide. He is a frequent speaker at client events, collects requirements from customer advisory groups, and works with professionals inside and outside IBM on future technology.


Steve's blog: You and i

This blog is used to discuss topics related to IBM i, including our strategy, benefits of the architecture, announcements, and news. It allows the large and passionate IBM i client community the ability to respond, have conversations about what we say, and make the blog really be about you and i.

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Dawn May

Senior Technical Staff Member

Dawn's current position is the technical lead for the IBM i Systems Software Development organisation and IBM i Business Architect. In this position she has the responsibility for the overall strategy and plan for the core components of i.


Dawn's blog - i Can

The "i Can" blog is to share the "hidden gems" within IBM i. The name "i Can" is to convey the fact that IBM i can do more than most realise. The updates to this blog will generally be information about the latest features in the most current releases.

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Mike Cain

Team Leader, DB2 for i Centre of Excellence

Mike Cain is the team leader of the IBM DB2 for i Centre of Excellence in Rochester Minnesota USA. Along with a team of highly skilled subject matter experts, Mike travels the world guiding, educating and supporting clients who want to get the most out of DB2 for IBM i. He specialises in SQL query performance and scalability, as well as very large database, business intelligence and analytics within the IBM i environment. Mike is a frequent speaker at technical conferences and user groups. He has spoken to and educated thousands of people on database concepts and information management at events across the United States, Europe and Asia.


Mike's blog: DB2 for i

This blog is used to provide insight and perspectives on data management using IBM i

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