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IBM DS8870 Architecture and Implementation

IBM DS8870 Architecture and Implementation

By: Bertrand Dufrasne; Andre Candra; Scott Helmick; Jean Iyabi; Peter Kimmel; Abilio de Oliveira; Axel Westphal; Bruce Wilson

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 12-FEB-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the concepts, architecture, and implementation of the IBM DS8870. The book provides reference information to assist readers who need to plan for, install, and configure the DS8870. The IBM DS8870 is the most advanced model in the IBM DS8000® series and is equipped with IBM POWER7+™ based controllers. Various configuration options are available that scale from dual 2-core systems up to dual 16-core systems with up to 1 TB of cache. The DS8870 also features enhanced 8 Gbps device adapters and host adapters. Connectivity options, with up to 128...

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IBM System Storage DS8000: Architecture and Implementation

IBM System Storage DS8000: Architecture and Implementation

By: Axel Westphal; Bertrand Dufrasne; Juan Brandenburg; Jana Jamsek; Kai Jehnen; Steven Joseph; Massimo Olivieri; Ulrich Rendels; Mario Rodriguez

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 16-NOV-2012

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This IBM Redbooks® publication describes the concepts, architecture, and implementation of the IBM System Storage® DS8700 and DS8800 storage systems. The book provides reference information to assist readers who need to plan for, install, and configure the DS8700 and DS8800. The DS8700 includes IBM POWER6-based controllers. The IBM System Storage DS8800 is the most advanced model in the IBM DS8000 lineup and is equipped with IBM POWER6+ based controllers. Both systems feature a dual 2-way or dual 4-way processor complex implementation. They also feature enhanced 8 Gpbs device adapters and...

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Subsystem and Transaction Monitoring and Tuning with DB2 11 for z/OS

Subsystem and Transaction Monitoring and Tuning with DB2 11 for z/OS

By: Paolo Bruni; Felipe Bortoletto; Adrian Burke; Cathy Drummond; Yasuhiro Ohmori

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2014

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication discusses in detail the facilities of DB2® for z/OS®, which allow complete monitoring of a DB2 environment. It focuses on the use of the DB2 instrumentation facility component (IFC) to provide monitoring of DB2 data and events and includes suggestions for related tuning. We discuss the collection of statistics for the verification of performance of the various components of the DB2 system and accounting for tracking the behavior of the applications. We have intentionally omitted considerations for query optimization; they are worth a separate...

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Storage and Network Convergence Using FCoE and iSCSI

Storage and Network Convergence Using FCoE and iSCSI

By: Sangam Racherla; Silvio Erdenberger; Harish Rajagopal; Kai Ruth

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2014

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Along with servers and networking infrastructure, networked storage is one of the fundamental components of a modern data center. Because storage networking has evolved over the past two decades, the industry has settled on the basic storage networking technologies. These technologies are Fibre Channel (FC) storage area networks (SANs), Internet Small Computer System Interface (iSCSI)-based Ethernet attachment, and Ethernet-based network-attached storage (NAS). Today, lossless, low-latency, high-speed FC SANs are viewed as the high-performance option for networked storage. iSCSI and NAS are...

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DB2 Administration Solution Pack for z/OS: Streamlining DB2 for z/OS Database Administration

DB2 Administration Solution Pack for z/OS: Streamlining DB2 for z/OS Database Administration

By: Paolo Bruni; Tom Crocker; Elaine Morelli; Richard Schaufuss

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 27-AUG-2013

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IBM® DB2® tools for z/OS® support and exploit the most current versions of DB2 for z/OS. These tools are integral for the administration of the DB2 for z/OS environment and optimization of data performance. DB2 Administration Solution Pack for z/OS V1.1 (5697-DAM) offers features, functions, and processes that database administrators (DBAs) can use to more effectively and efficiently manage DB2 environments. DB2 Administration Solution Pack for z/OS is composed of the following tools: IBM DB2 Administration Tool for z/OS IBM DB2 Object Comparison Tool for...

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Event Processing with CICS

Event Processing with CICS

By: Rufus Credle; Mark Cocker; Jenny He; Marianne Mena Heltborg; Manuela Mandelli; Catherine Moxey; Anthony Papageorgiou; Jackie Scott

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 14-AUG-2013

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This completely refreshed IBM Redbooks® publication provides a detailed introduction to the latest capabilities for business event processing with IBM® CICS® V5. Events make it possible to identify and react to situations as they occur, and an event-driven approach, where changes are detected as they happen, can enable an application or an Enterprise to respond in a much more timely fashion. CICS event processing support was first introduced in CICS TS V4.1, and this IBM Redbooks® publication now covers all the significant enhancements and extensions which have been made since then. CICS...

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Creating Composite Application Pattern Models for IBM PureApplication System

Creating Composite Application Pattern Models for IBM PureApplication System

By: Prashanth Bhat; Julian Foster; Mahmoud Galal; Lei He; Andre Tost; Yue Wang

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 22-AUG-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes how IBM PureApplication™ System supports the creation of virtual systems and virtual applications. PureApplication System does so using a pattern model that enables you to take advantage of predefined, pre-configured, and proven middleware topologies and deployments. This book also presents an abstraction level that focuses on functional capabilities and applications, completely encapsulating the underlying middleware. It describes in detail the model and the associated frameworks in PureApplication System, as well as a methodology and approach...

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Extending Your Business to Mobile Devices with IBM Worklight

Extending Your Business to Mobile Devices with IBM Worklight

By: Andreas Dannhauer; Ming Zhe Huang; Paul Idstein; Todd Kaplinger; Hossam Katory; Christian Kirsch; Kearan McPherson; Leonardo Olivera; Susan Hanson

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 09-AUG-2013

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The mobile industry is evolving rapidly. An increasing number of mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, are sold every year and more people are accessing services from a mobile device than ever before. For an enterprise, this can mean that a growing number of customers, business partners, and even employees now expect to access services on a mobile channel. This opens new opportunities for the business but also presents new challenges, both in terms of business processes and information technology (IT) infrastructure. IBM® Worklight® is an open mobile application platform. It...

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IBM CICS and the JVM server: Developing and Deploying Java Applications

IBM CICS and the JVM server: Developing and Deploying Java Applications

By: Chris Rayns; George Bogner; Tony Fitzgerald; Elisabetta Flamini; Jun Hua Gao; Ivan D Hargreaves; Phil Wakelin; Hongtao Wen; Bei Chun Zhou

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 24-JUN-2013

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication provides information about the new Java virtual machine (JVM) server technology in IBM CICS® Transaction Server for z/OS® V4.2. We begin by outlining the many advantages of its multi-threaded operation over the pooled JVM function of earlier releases. The Open Services Gateway initiative (OSGi) is described and we highlight the benefits OSGi brings to both development and deployment. Details are then provided about how to configure and use the new JVM server environment. Examples are included of the deployment process, which takes a Java application from the...

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z/TPF Application Modernization using Standard and Open Middleware

z/TPF Application Modernization using Standard and Open Middleware

By: Lisa Dianne Banks; Mark Cooper; Chris Coughlin; Jamie Farmer; Chris Filachek; Mark Gambino; Bradd Kadlecik; Colette A. Manoni; David McCreedy; Carolyn Weiss; Josh Wisniewski

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 28-JUN-2013

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In a world where product lifespans are often measured in months, the IBM® Transaction Processing Facility has remained relevant for more than four decades by continuing to process high volumes of transactions quickly and reliably. As the title of this book suggests, the z/TPF system uses open, standard interfaces to create services. Integration of new applications with existing z/TPF functions is a key factor in extending application capabilities. The ability for service data objects (SDO) to access the z/TPF Database Facility (z/TPFDF) provides a framework for data application program...

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Managing Security and Compliance in Cloud or Virtualized Data Centers Using IBM PowerSC

Managing Security and Compliance in Cloud or Virtualized Data Centers Using IBM PowerSC

By: Axel Buecker; Fernando Costa; Rosa Davidson; Enrico Matteotti; Geraint North; David Sherwood; Simon Zaccak

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 30-JAN-2013

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IBM® PowerSC provides a security and compliance solution that is optimized for virtualized environments on IBM Power Systems™ servers, running IBM PowerVM® and IBM AIX®. Security control and compliance are some of the key components that are needed to defend the virtualized data center and cloud infrastructure against ever evolving new threats. The IBM business-driven approach to enterprise security used in conjunction with solutions such as PowerSC makes IBM the premier security vendor in the market today. This IBM Redbooks® deliverable helps IT and Security managers, architects, and...

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IBM CICS Explorer

IBM CICS Explorer

By: Chris Rayns; George Bogner; Nicholas Bingell; Gordon Keehn; Lisa Fellows; Tommy Joergensen; Erhard Woerner

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2010

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IBM® Customer Information Control System (CICS®) Explorer is the new face of CICS Integration point for CICS tooling with rich CICS views, data, and methods. Are you looking for new ways to accelerate the transfer of knowledge, skills, and best practices to the next generation of technical staff and experts? Do you need to maintain productivity and protect service-levels? CICS Explorer™ and System z® lead the way to platform simplification. IBM CICS Explorer has a common, intuitive, Eclipse-based environment for architects, developers, administrators, system programmers, and operators....

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Top 100 Windows® 8.1 Apps

Top 100 Windows® 8.1 Apps

By: Michael Miller

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 28-MAR-2014

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Windows 8 and 8.1 are all about the new Modern interface and new full-screen Modern apps. There are more than 60,000 Modern apps in the Windows Store--so how do you find the ones that are best for you? Here’s where to start: Top 100 Windows 8.1 Apps, by Michael Miller. As the title implies, this book points out the top 100 Modern Windows apps in ten different categories, from games to social media to sports to travel. Use this book to go right to the best apps in every category--and discover another couple of hundred “honorable mentions” worth considering, too!...

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Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

By: Amr Gawish

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 80 hands-on recipes covering a variety of ADF Faces components to help you create stunning user experiences Get to know what’s new in the latest version of ADF Faces 12c Master ADF Skinning to rapidly create exceptional user experiences Create scalable, reactive applications using ADF Faces In Detail Oracle ADF is an ADF view framework that consists of over 150 Ajax-enabled JavaServer Faces (JSF) components. It is comparable to the jQuery User Interface library as it helps developers to build exciting User Interfaces for Java EE apps. Oracle ADF Faces 12c can be...

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Getting Started with BizTalk Services

Getting Started with BizTalk Services

By: Jon Fancey; Karthik Bharathy

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Create powerful integration solutions for the cloud using the extensible Windows Azure BizTalk Services Create integration solutions on the cloud with Windows Azure BizTalk Services Understand the different capabilities of BizTalk Services and how to use them effectively Connect enterprises together in scalable and flexible ways that go beyond what traditional on-premises integration products (such as BizTalk Server) can manage In Detail BizTalk Services is a service based on Windows Azure that was introduced by Microsoft in the summer of 2013. It provides integration...

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Services

Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 Services

By: Klaas Deforche; Kenny Saelen

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Harness the power of Dynamics AX 2012 R2 to create and use your own services effectively Discover and explore Dynamics AX 2012 service architecture Create your own services using wizards or X++ code Updated to include high availability and other exciting extras In Detail Integrating Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 with other applications will always be necessary within any organisation, and services is the best way of achieving this. With Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 being more flexible than ever when it comes to creation and use, understanding these services will help you to...

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VMware ESXi Cookbook

VMware ESXi Cookbook

By: Mohammed Raffic Kajamoideen; Aravind Sivaraman

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

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Over 50 recipes to master VMware vSphere administration Understand the concepts of virtualization by deploying vSphere web client to perform vSphere administration Learn important aspects of vSphere including administration, security, performance, and configuring vSphere Management Assistant (VMA) to run commands and scripts without the need to authenticate every attempt VMware ESXi 5.1 Cookbook is a recipe-based guide to the administration of VMware vSphere In Detail VMware ESX and VMware ESXi hypervisors are used for providing the foundation for building and managing a...

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Learning Blender: A Hands-on Guide to Creating 3D Animated Characters

Learning Blender: A Hands-on Guide to Creating 3D Animated Characters

By: Oliver Villar

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. Blender, the free open source 3D software is liberating millions of creative professionals to create projects that would never have been possible before. Many are turning to Blender to create realistic 3D characters for today's huge markets in gaming and video. Learning Blender is the first tutorial that walks you through every step of creating an outstanding animated character and then composing it in a professional-quality video. Covering the newest version of Blender (2.70), this tutorial is perfect for both 3D novices and those who've...

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WordPress in a Weekend

ShortCut

WordPress in a Weekend

By: Jesse Friedman

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 28-FEB-2014

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Are you ready to get started in WordPress this weekend? This ebook features step-by-step instructions for a two-day session on setting up your blog or website using the right tools to launch your content. Author Jesse Friedman will help you understand the power of WordPress, which drives 20 percent of the entire internet, and what it can do for your business or creative endeavor. In this detailed guide you will: Learn how to build your page using existing themes, tags, pages, and menus, and six must-have plugins Understand hosting requirements and how to choose a...

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Das Buch zum iPad Air & iPad mini 2

Das Buch zum iPad Air & iPad mini 2

By: Susanne Möllendorf

Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2014

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Das iPad der fünften Generation kommt noch schlanker, leichter und schneller daher. Damit übertrumpft es nicht nur seine Vorgänger, sondern stellt sich wieder einmal an die Spitze des derzeitigen Tablet-Markts. Auch sein kleines Geschwister ist noch einmal ordentlich aufgepäppelt worden: Das iPad mini ist jetzt ebenfalls mit Retina Display und A7-Prozessor ausgestattet und ist damit genauso schnell wie das große iPad. Beide Geräte bringen natürlich iOS 7 mit sowie eine Reihe von Features, die dieses Buch Schritt für Schritt und auf den Punkt gebracht erklärt, denn das Große wie auch das...