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Unix and Linux: Visual Quickstart Guide, Fifth Edition

Unix and Linux: Visual Quickstart Guide, Fifth Edition

By: Eric J. Ray; Deborah S. Ray

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 13-JUL-2014

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In this updated edition, authors Deborah and Eric Ray use crystal-clear instructions and friendly prose to introduce you to all of today's Unix essentials. You’ll find the information you need to get started with the operating system and learn the most common Unix commands and concepts so that Unix can do the hard work for you. After mastering the basics of Unix, you’ll move on to how to use directories and files, work with a shell, and create and edit files. You’ll then learn how to manipulate files, configure a Unix environment, and run–and even write–scripts. Throughout the book–from...

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Modernizing IBM i Applications from the Database up to the User Interface and Everything in Between

Modernizing IBM i Applications from the Database up to the User Interface and Everything in Between

By: Nadir K. Amra; Hernando Bedoya; Tony Cairns; Dan Cruikshank; Rich Diedrich; John Eberhard; Mark Evans; Antonio Florez; Susan Gantner; Jesse Gorzinski; Isaac Ramírez Herrera; Brian May; Michel Mouchon; Jon Paris; Mike Pavlak; Trevor Perry; Pascal Polverini; Jim Ritchhart; Tim Rowe; Jon Rush; Paul Tuohy; Jeroen Van Lommel; Carol Woodbury

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 27-JUN-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication is focused on melding industry preferred practices with the unique needs of the IBM i community and providing a holistic view of modernization. This book covers key trends for application structure, user interface, data access, and the database. Modernization is a broad term when applied to applications. It is more than a single event. It is a sequence of actions. But even more, it is a process of rethinking how to approach the creation and maintenance of applications. There are tangible deliveries when it comes to modernization, the most notable being a...

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Implementing Systems Management of IBM PureFlex System

Implementing Systems Management of IBM PureFlex System

By: Ilya Krutov; Carl Gola; Jeff Schoby

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 15-APR-2014

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To meet today's complex and ever-changing business demands, you need a solid foundation of compute, storage, networking, and software resources. This system must be simple to deploy and be able to quickly and automatically adapt to changing conditions. You also need to be able to take advantage of broad expertise and proven guidelines in systems management, applications, industry solutions, and more. IBM® PureFlex® System combines no-compromise system designs along with built-in expertise and integrates them into complete, optimized scalable solutions. With IBM Flex System® Manager,...

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Implementing VMware Horizon View on IBM Flex System

Implementing VMware Horizon View on IBM Flex System

By: Ilya Krutov; Claudio Costanzo; Reza Fanaei Aghdam; Stanimir Markov

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 11-APR-2014

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The IBM® SmartCloud Desktop Infrastructure offers robust, cost-effective, and manageable virtual desktop solutions for various clients, user types, and industry segments. These solutions can help increase business flexibility and staff productivity, reduce IT complexity, and simplify security and compliance. Based on a reference architecture approach, this infrastructure supports various hardware, software, and hypervisor platforms. IBM SmartCloud® Desktop Infrastructure with VMware Horizon View simplifies desktop and application management and increases security and control. Horizon View...

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IBM Platform Computing Solutions Reference Architectures and Best Practices

IBM Platform Computing Solutions Reference Architectures and Best Practices

By: Dino Quintero; Luis Carlos Cruz; Ricardo Machado Picone; Dusan Smolej; Daniel de Souza Casali; Gheorghe Tudor; Joanna Wong

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 16-APR-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication demonstrates and documents that the combination of IBM System x®, IBM GPFS™, IBM GPFS-FPO, IBM Platform Symphony®, IBM Platform HPC, IBM Platform LSF®, IBM Platform Cluster Manager Standard Edition, and IBM Platform Cluster Manager Advanced Edition deliver significant value to clients in need of cost-effective, highly scalable, and robust solutions. IBM depth of solutions can help the clients plan a foundation to face challenges in how to manage, maintain, enhance, and provision computing environments to, for example, analyze the growing volumes of data within...

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New Ways of Running Batch Applications on z/OS: Volume 4 IBM IMS

New Ways of Running Batch Applications on z/OS: Volume 4 IBM IMS

By: Denis Gaebler; Alex Louwe Kooijmans; Elsie Ramos

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-MAY-2014

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Mainframe computers play a central role in the daily operations of many of the world's largest corporations. Batch processing is still a fundamental, mission-critical component of the workloads that run on the mainframe. A large portion of the workload on IBM® z/OS® systems is processed in batch mode. This IBM Redbooks® publication is the fourth volume in a series of four. They address new technologies introduced by IBM to facilitate the use of hybrid batch applications that combine the best aspects of Java and procedural programming languages such as COBOL. This volume focuses on the...

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Deployment Guide for InfoSphere Guardium

Deployment Guide for InfoSphere Guardium

By: Whei-Jen Chen; Boaz Barkai; Joe M DiPietro; Vladislav Langman; Daniel Perlov; Roy Riah; Yosef Rozenblit; Abdiel Santos

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 19-MAR-2014

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IBM® InfoSphere® Guardium® provides the simplest, most robust solution for data security and data privacy by assuring the integrity of trusted information in your data center. InfoSphere Guardium helps you reduce support costs by automating the entire compliance auditing process across heterogeneous environments. InfoSphere Guardium offers a flexible and scalable solution to support varying customer architecture requirements. This IBM Redbooks® publication provides a guide for deploying the Guardium solutions. This book also provides a roadmap process for implementing an InfoSphere...

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IBM SmartCloud Storage Access V1.2 Implementation Guide

IBM SmartCloud Storage Access V1.2 Implementation Guide

By: Larry Coyne; Shivaramakrishnan Gopalakrishnan; Salvador Jimenez Noriega; Fan Ouyang; John Sing; Yan Ting Zhang

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 16-MAY-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication will help you learn how to build a storage cloud with the IBM SmartCloud® Storage Access solution, which consists of multiple hardware and software products, including IBM Scale Out Network Attached Storage, IBM Storwize® V7000 Unified, IBM Tivoli® Storage Productivity Center, and more. The new self-service storage provisioning for IBM Storwize V7000, IBM System Storage® SAN Volume Controller (SAN Volume Controller), and IBM XIV® storage systems for storage area network (SAN) or block access is included. To get you started, this book provides information...

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IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.1 Technical Guide

IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.1 Technical Guide

By: Mary Lovelace; Mark Blunden; Daniel Frueh; Curtis Neal; Danijel Paulin; Christian Sonder; Markus Standau

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 08-APR-2014

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IBM® Tivoli® Storage Productivity Center V5.1 products offer storage infrastructure management that helps optimize storage management by centralizing, simplifying, automating, and optimizing storage tasks associated with storage systems, data disaster recovery, storage networks, and capacity management. IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.1 products include: IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.1 IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center Select Edition V5.1 Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.1 is designed to provide device management capabilities,...

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IBM zEnterprise System Technical Introduction

IBM zEnterprise System Technical Introduction

By: Ivan Dobos; Huabin Chu; Luiz Fadel; Wolfgang Fries; Octavian Lascu; Fernando Nogal; Frank Packheiser; Ewerson Palacio; Martijn Raave; Vicente Ranieri Jr.; Andre Spahni; Chen Zhu

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2014

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In a smarter planet, information-centric processes are exploding in growth. The mainframe has always been the IT industry's leading platform for transaction processing, consolidated and secure data serving, and support for available enterprise-wide applications. IBM® has extended the mainframe platform to help large enterprises reshape their client experiences through information-centric computing and to deliver on key business initiatives. IBM zEnterprise® is recognized as the most reliable and trusted system, and the most secure environment for core business operations. The new...

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System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Unleashed: Supplement to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager (SCCM) Unleashed

System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager Unleashed: Supplement to System Center 2012 Configuration Manager (SCCM) Unleashed

By: Kerrie Meyler; Jason Sandys; Greg Ramsey; Dan Andersen; Kenneth van Surksum; Panu Saukko

Publisher: Sams

Publication Date: 05-SEP-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. ConfigMgr 2012 is "user-centric," meaning it targets management at the user, not the device, delivering the right app in the right way to the right user under the right condition. With the proliferation of different devices accessing information in the cloud, ConfigMgr enables the user to be productive anywhere and at any time; yet maintains IT control of software applications and updates as it balances the need for end user empowerment. New features with SP1 and R2 include cross platform support, revamped mobile device management and...

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IBM System z Connectivity Handbook

IBM System z Connectivity Handbook

By: Ivan Doboš; Luiz Fadel; Wolfgang Fries; Huabin Chu; Octavian Lascu; Fernando Nogal; Frank Packheiser; Ewerson Palacio; Martijn Raave; Vicente Ranieri Jr.; André Spahni; Chen Zhu

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 20-JUN-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication discusses the connectivity options available for use within and beyond the data center for the IBM System z® family of mainframes, which includes these systems: IBM zEnterprise® EC12 (zEC12) IBM zEnterprise BC12 (zBC12) IBM zEnterprise 196 (z196) IBM zEnterprise 114 (z114) IBM System z10® Enterprise Class (z10 EC) IBM System z10 Business Class (z10 BC) This book highlights the hardware and software components, functions, typical uses, coexistence, and relative merits of...

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IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication for System z

IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication for System z

By: Mary Lovelace; Jose Dovidauskas; William Rooney; Robert Tondini

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2014

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IBM® Tivoli® Storage Productivity Center for Replication provides support for the advanced copy services capabilities on the DS8000® and DS6000™, in addition to the support for SAN Volume Controller. This support focuses on automating administration and configuration of these services, operational control (starting, suspending, resuming) copy services tasks, and monitoring and managing the copy services sessions. In addition to the support for FlashCopy® and Metro Mirror, Tivoli Storage Productivity Center for Replication supports Global Mirror on the DS8000, and SAN Volume hardware...

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DFSMSrmm Primer

DFSMSrmm Primer

By: Mary Lovelace; Norbert Schlumberger

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 25-MAR-2014

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DFSMSrmm from IBM® is the full function tape management system available in IBM OS/390® and IBM z/OS®. With DFSMSrmm, you can manage all types of tape media at the shelf, volume, and data set level, simplifying the tasks of your tape librarian. Are you a new DFSMSrmm user? Then, this IBM Redbooks® publication introduces you to the DFSMSrmm basic concepts and functions. You learn how to manage your tape environment by implementing the DFSMSrmm management policies. Are you already using DFSMSrmm? In that case, this publication provides the most up-to-date information about the new...

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OSA-Express Implementation Guide

OSA-Express Implementation Guide

By: Mike Ebbers; Wonjin Chung; Dody Kurniadi; Joselito Manoto

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 04-JUN-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication will help you to install, tailor, and configure the Open Systems Adapter (OSA) features that are available on IBM zEnterprise® servers. It focuses on the hardware installation and the software definitions that are necessary to provide connectivity to LAN environments. This information will help you with planning and system setup. This book also includes helpful utilities and commands for monitoring and managing the OSA features. This information will be helpful to systems engineers, network administrators, and system programmers who plan for and install...

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IBM z/OS Management Facility V2R1

IBM z/OS Management Facility V2R1

By: Karan Singh; Richard Davis; Anuja Deedwaniya; Michael Jägering; Redelf Janßen; Michael Morrissey; Neil O'Connor; Conrad Peche; Arunkumar Ramachandran; Richard Walton

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication helps you install, configure, and use IBM z/OS® Management Facility (z/OSMF). z/OSMF is a product for z/OS that simplifies, optimizes, and modernizes the z/OS system programmer experience. z/OSMF delivers solutions in a task-oriented, web-browser-based user interface with integrated user assistance. The goal of z/OSMF is to improve system programmer productivity, and make functions easier to understand and use. This makes system programmers more productive as quickly as possible with the least amount of training. You can automate tasks, reduce the learning...

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System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Cookbook

System Center 2012 R2 Virtual Machine Manager Cookbook

By: Edvaldo Alessandro Cardoso

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Over 70 recipes to help you design, configure, and manage a reliable and efficient virtual infrastructure with VMM 2012 R2 Create, deploy, and manage datacenters and private and hybrid clouds with hybrid hypervisors using VMM 2012 R2 Integrate and manage fabric (compute, storages, gateways, and networking), services and resources, and deploy clusters from bare metal servers Explore VMM 2012 R2 features such as Windows 2012 R2 and SQL 2012 support, converged networks, network virtualization, live migration, Linux VMs, and resource throttling and availability In...

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Configuration Management with Chef-Solo

Configuration Management with Chef-Solo

By: Naveed ur Rahman

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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A comprehensive guide to get you up and running with Chef-Solo Explore various techniques that will help you save time in Infrastructure management Use the power of Chef-Solo to run your servers and configure and deploy applications in an automated manner This book will help you to understand the need for the configuration management tool and provides you with a step-by-step guide to maintain your existing infrastructure In Detail Chef is a configuration management tool used to handle the hardest part of infrastructure, easing the deployment of servers and applications...

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SAP HCM – A Complete Tutorial

SAP HCM – A Complete Tutorial

By: Ganesh Karthik S

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

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Deploy and implement the diverse functionalities of SAP HCM Delve into the SAP HCM system and the multitude of features it provides Explore the various infotypes related to numerous business processes in order to manage human resources better A practical guide filled with real life scenarios, screenshots, and useful tips and tricks In Detail This book will start with the basics and serve as a complete guide to handle real-time management and HR issues. Beginning with an overview of important transaction codes and reports that end users can use to perform their...

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Cloud Networking

Cloud Networking

By: Gary Lee

Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann

Publication Date: 29-AUG-2014

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Cloud Networking: Understanding Cloud-Based Data Center Networks explains the evolution of established networking technologies into distributed, cloud-based networks. Starting with an overview of cloud technologies, the book explains how cloud data center networks leverage distributed systems for network virtualization, storage networking, and software-defined networking. The author offers insider perspective to key components that make a cloud network possible such as switch fabric technology and data center networking standards. The final chapters look ahead to developments in...