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1821. 

SAP Applications on IBM PowerVM

SAP Applications on IBM PowerVM

By: Elmar Billen; Carol Davis; Katharina Denkinger; Irene Hopf; James Nugen; Olaf Rutz; Andreas Steiner; Niels Abildskov; Carsten Dieterle; Wilhelm Koestinger; Nikolaj Lyngfeldt; Mark Smith

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 23-JAN-2009

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The term virtualization leads to a wealth of definitions. A generic, rather popular scientific description is "In computing, virtualization is a broad term that refers to the abstraction of computer resources." IBM® invented the virtualization technology starting in the 1960s on the mainframe, and the functionalities evolved and were ported to other platforms and improved the reliability, availability, and serviceability (RAS) features. With virtualization, you achieve better asset utilization, reduced operating costs, and faster responsiveness to changing...

1822. 

IBM i and Midrange External Storage

IBM i and Midrange External Storage

By: Hernando Bedoya; Ingo Dimmer; Jana Jamsek; Thomas Penzkofer

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 16-JAN-2009

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication describes the new IBM i Midrange External Storage solutions available for IBM POWER™ Systems POWER6™ servers with IBM i being a client of IBM Virtual I/O Server (VIOS). It introduces the VIOS virtualization concepts and IBM DS Midrange External Storage Systems architecture of the supported models DS3400, DS4700, DS4800, and DS5000, discusses planning and sizing for IBM i Midrange External Storage, and provides detailed implementation procedures including IBM DS Midrange Storage Copy Services. Finally, it provides monitoring, maintenance, and...

1823. 

Java Security on z/OS - The Complete View

Java Security on z/OS - The Complete View

By: Patrick Kappeler; Jonathan Barney; Pierre Beda; Michael Buzzetti; Saheem Granados; Ebbe Mlgaard Pedersen; Kin Ng; Michael Onghena; Eysha Powers; Martina Schmidt; Richard Schultz

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2008

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This IBM Redbooks publication describes and explains which z/OS security services can be exploited by Java stand-alone applications executing on z/OS. It is intended for experienced z/OS users with a moderate knowledge of Java, and experienced Java users with some knowledge of z/OS. For experimentation and customization it provides use cases that were composed and tested on a z/OS platform at z/OS V1R10 and SDK 6 SR1. The book describes the role of the major infrastructure components such as Security Manager, Access Controller, Class Loader and Byte Code Verifier. It addresses specific...

1824. 

Infrastructure Solutions: SAP IS Automotive on an IBM Platform

Infrastructure Solutions: SAP IS Automotive on an IBM Platform

By: Abbas Birjandi; Eric Romain; Hervé Sabrié; Nicole Pompejus; Till Poertner; Valery Charles P Desmoulin; Hans HPJ Westheim

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2008

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This IBM Redbooks publication describes a proof of concept project conducted by a team of IT specialists from IBM, SAP, and an automotive industry client. The project involved developing a supply chain management implementation for complex make-to-order repetitive manufacturing for configurable products, specifically the production of a variety of automobiles destined for an international market. The project was based on the current and projected requirements of the automotive OEM. The performance testing described here was undertaken because the volume of data to be processed surpasses that...

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Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli Identity Manager 5.0

Deployment Guide Series: IBM Tivoli Identity Manager 5.0

By: Axel Buecker; Walter Karl; Jani Perttila

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2008

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Deploying an identity management solution for a medium size business begins with a thorough analysis of the existing business and IT environment. After we fully understand the organization, their deployed infrastructure, and the application framework, we can define an applicable representation of these assets within an identity management implementation. This IBM® Redbooks® publication, intended for IBM Business Partners, takes a step-by-step approach to implementing an identity management solution based on IBM Tivoli® Identity Manager. Part 1 discusses the general business context and...

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IBM System z10 Business Class Technical Overview

IBM System z10 Business Class Technical Overview

By: Marian Gasparovic; Ivan Dobos; Per Fremstad; Wolfgang Fries; Parwez Hamid; Brian Hatfield; Dick Jorna; Fernando Nogal; Karl-Erik Stenfors

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 10-DEC-2008

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication introduces the IBM System z10™ Business Class (z10 BC™) server, which is based on z/Architecture® and inherits many of the improvements made with the previously introduced System z10 Enterprise Class (z10 EC™) server. With a focus on midrange enterprise computing, the z10 BC server delivers an entry point with very granular scalability and an unprecedented range of capacity settings to grow with the workload. It delivers unparalleled qualities of service to help manage growth and reduce cost and risk. The z10 BC server further extends System z® leadership by...

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Windows Vista® Resource Kit, Second Edition

Windows Vista® Resource Kit, Second Edition

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 16-JUL-2008

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Get the definitive reference for deploying, configuring, and supporting Windows Vista with expert insights from Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) and the Windows Vista Team at Microsoft. With additions and updates for SP1, this official Microsoft RESOURCE KIT provides more than 1,700 pages of in-depth technical guidance on automating deployment; implementing security enhancements, including Windows® Firewall and Windows Defender; administering Group Policy, files, folders, programs, and devices; using Windows Internet Explorer® 7; configuring network connections; and...

1828. 

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

Linux iptables Pocket Reference

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 25-AUG-2004

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Firewalls, Network Address Translation (NAT), network logging and accounting are all provided by Linux's Netfilter system, also known by the name of the command used to administer it, iptables. The iptables interface is the most sophisticated ever offered on Linux and makes Linux an extremely flexible system for any kind of network filtering you might do. Large sets of filtering rules can be grouped in ways that makes it easy to test them and turn them on and off. Do you watch for all types of ICMP traffic--some of them quite dangerous? Can you take advantage of stateful filtering to...

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Open Source for Windows Administrators

Open Source for Windows Administrators

By: Christian Gross

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2005

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The Most Comprehensive Reference on Open Source Apps for Windows Users! This book introduces Microsoft® Windows®to the world of Open Source applications in order totime and money. It provides readers with information andfor using the appropriate Open Source applications in aof situations, such as anti-spam, databases, E-mail, Web, file sharing, word processing, spreadsheets, and more. Bya component approach in which readers can pick and choosetechnologies, the book, for example, enables a Windowsto use Apache as a Web server, while still electingSQL Server as a database. The focus of...

1830. 

Take Control of VMware Fusion 2

Take Control of VMware Fusion 2

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Publisher: TidBITS Publishing, Inc.

Publication Date: 30-JUN-2009

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VMware Fusion is a powerful and convenient tool for running Windows or other operating systems on a Mac. This book teaches you all the fundamentals of Fusion, as well as tips and tricks to get the most out of running Windows on your Mac. After introducing you to a few basic concepts, the ebook offers advice for mixing Fusion and Boot Camp, and notes the hardware and software you'll need. You'll find steps for installing Windows for use in Fusion in these scenarios: When installing a new copy of Windows XP or Windows Vista From an already-installed copy of Windows under Boot Camp, VMware...

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InfoSphere Warehouse: Cubing Services and Client Access Interfaces

InfoSphere Warehouse: Cubing Services and Client Access Interfaces

By: Chuck Ballard; Deepak Rangarao; Jimmy Tang; Philip Wittann; Zach Zakharian; Andy Perkins; Robert Frankus

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 12-DEC-2008

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Formerly known as DB2® Warehouse, InfoSphere™ Warehouse enables a unified, powerful data warehousing environment. It provides access to structured and unstructured data, as well as operational and transactional data. In this IBM® Redbooks® publication, we provide a brief overview of InfoSphere Warehouse, but the primary objective is to discuss and describe the capabilities of one particular component of the InfoSphere Warehouse, which is InfoSphere Warehouse Cubing Services. InfoSphere Warehouse Cubing Services is designed to provide a multidimensional view of data stored in...

1832. 

Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 with SP1

Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager 2007 with SP1

By: Microsoft, Inc.

Publisher: Microsoft, Inc.

Publication Date: 07-MAY-2008

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This guide leads the reader through the process of planning a Microsoft System Center Data Protection Manager (DPM) 2007 SP1 infrastructure. The DPM guide accelerates the infrastructure design process by enabling the reader to quickly identify what types of data will be protected, what the recovery goals are, and the protection strategy to achieve those goals. Other benefits of using this guide include best practice design guidance from the product group and an optimized infrastructure to best meet the business requirements....

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IBM System z Connectivity Handbook

IBM System z Connectivity Handbook

By: Bill White; Wolfgang Fries; Dick Jorna

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 17-DEC-2008

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This IBM Redbooks publication discusses the connectivity options available for use within and beyond the data center for the following IBM System z servers: System z10™ Enterprise Class (z10 EC) System z10 Business Class (z10 BC) System z9® Enterprise Class (z9 EC) System z9 Business Class (z9 BC) It highlights the hardware and software components, functions, typical uses, coexistence, and relative merits of these connectivity features. This book will assist readers in understanding the connectivity alternatives that are available in the planning and design of their data center...

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IBM System z10 Enterprise Class Technical Guide

IBM System z10 Enterprise Class Technical Guide

By: Per Fremstad; Wolfgang Fries; Marian Gasparovic; Parwez Hamid; Brian Hatfield; Dick Jorna; Fernando Nogal; Karl-Erik Stenfors

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 16-JAN-2009

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This IBM® Redbooks® publication discusses the IBM System z10™ Enterprise Class, which offers a continuation of IBM scalable mainframe servers. Based on z/Architecture®, the IBM System z10 Enterprise Class (z10 EC™) server provides major extensions by: * Increasing the maximum number of processor units * Providing fixed HSA where all devices, channel subsystems, and multiple subchannel sets are defined, thus better supporting dynamic changes * Providing a base for major server consolidation by further removing memory, processor, and channel constraints * Increasing the flexibility...

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IBM XIV Storage System: Concepts, Architecture, and Usage

IBM XIV Storage System: Concepts, Architecture, and Usage

By: Bertrand Dufrasne; Giacomo Chiapparini; Attila Grosz; Mark Kremkus; Lisa Martinez; Markus Oscheka; Guenter Rebmann; Christopher Sansone

Publisher: IBM Redbooks

Publication Date: 18-JAN-2009

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The IBM® XIV® Storage System (2810-A14) is designed to be a scalable enterprise storage system based upon a grid array of hardware components. It can attach to both Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP) and iSCSI capable hosts. The first chapters of this book provide details about many of the unique and powerful concepts that form the basis of the XIV Storage System logical and physical architecture. We explain how the system was designed to eliminate direct dependencies between the hardware elements and the software that governs the system. In subsequent chapters, we explain the...

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Get the definitive reference for deploying, configuring, and supporting Office Communications Server 2007 with expert insights direct from the Microsoft Office Communications Server Team. This official Microsoft RESOURCE KIT delivers in-depth technical guidance on architecture, deployment, security, administration, performance tuning, and troubleshooting Communications Server 2007. You ll also discover the essential information for working with VOIP and phone integration features. In addition, you get more than 150 timesaving scripts, tools, and other job aids for automating administration,...

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Programming Microsoft Dynamics® CRM 4.0

Programming Microsoft Dynamics® CRM 4.0

By: ; ; Brad Bosak; Corey O'Brien; Phil Richardson

Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 20-OCT-2008

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Announcing a fully revised second edition of this popular SELF-PACED TRAINING KIT designed to help maximize your performance on 70-536, a core exam for the MCTS and MCPD certifications. This 2-in-1 kit includes the official Microsoft study guide, plus practice tests on CD to help you assess your skills. It comes packed with the tools and features exam candidates want most including in-depth, self-paced training based on final exam content; rigorous, objective-by-objective review; exam tips from expert, exam-certified authors; and customizable testing options. It also provides real-world...

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Windows Server® 2008 Server Core Administrator's Pocket Consultant

Windows Server® 2008 Server Core Administrator's Pocket Consultant

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2008

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Get the practical, pocket-sized reference for IT professionals responsible for administering and supporting Windows Server 2008 Server Core. Designed for quick referencing, this portable guide covers all the essentials for performing everyday tasks placing expert advice on installation, migration, administration, and troubleshooting right at your fingertips. You ll discover how to deploy and configure Windows Server 2008 Server Core; configure server roles, including Active Directory Domain Services, DHCP, DNS, File Services, Print Services, Web Services, and Hyper-V; perform local and...

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Microsoft Dynamics® CRM 4.0 Step by Step

Microsoft Dynamics® CRM 4.0 Step by Step

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2008

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The smart way to learn Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 and Microsoft Dynamics Live CRM one step at a time! Work at your own pace through the easy numbered steps, practice files on CD, helpful hints, and troubleshooting tips to master the fundamentals of working with the latest version of Microsoft Dynamics CRM. You ll learn the specifics of tracking customer communications, how to use e-mail templates for mass communication, the ins and outs of reporting and data analysis, and other essential tasks. With Step by Step, you can take just the lessons you need or work from cover to cover. Either way,...

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Windows Server® 2008 Terminal Services Resource Kit

Windows Server® 2008 Terminal Services Resource Kit

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Publisher: Microsoft Press

Publication Date: 26-NOV-2008

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In-depth and comprehensive, this RESOURCE KIT delivers the information and resources you need to plan, deploy, administer, and support Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services and server-based applications and clients. You get authoritative guidance direct from those who know the technology best an internationally recognized expert and her peers on the Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services team at Microsoft. You also get essential resources on the companion CD, including scripts and author extras, to help you deploy and manage Terminal Services and server-based applications. If you re serious...