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Specialist in Workspace

  • on 6 July, 2017
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 Workspace is a front ended application it sits in front of the Aurora System21 product and replicates the front end making it easier for non-specialist personnel to work with the system. The duplicated back end applications usually run on a server and are sited separately from, but connected to, the AS400. Workspace is a critical […]

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When the house burns down it is too late to review your insurance policy

Today in the UK there are only three competitors in the IBM ISeries space – IBM themselves, Bluechip an IT managed Service Specialist and IMS. The number of experts with experience on the iSeries hardware is steadily reducing due at one end to the lack of new personnel coming on board since companies are increasingly […]

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Be More Productive

  • on 2 May, 2017
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We are continually seeing this topic discussed in the media and we are all told that the UK is comparatively un-productive when compared with other G7 nations. However when this is further analysed, it is not as simple as it may seem. Productivity will become more important when we leave the EU and are operating in a free […]

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IBM i Security Audit Solutions

  • on 10 April, 2017
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It is very common for people to leave a company or change roles within the company. Often this is overlooked and access note revoked to applications and functions which are no longer needed. This is very important with high authority users which are authorised to operating system level tasks and application tasks specifically related to […]

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RPG Programming

  • on 27 March, 2017
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RPG is the programming language most closely associated with the IBM iSeries. Applications such as Infor’s System 21 are written in RPG. There are other applications on the iSeries  which are written in different languages such as Java or  COBOL. RPG is broken down into different flavours, for example if you are running System 21 […]

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Improving IMS Office Support

  • on 6 March, 2017
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We are delighted to welcome Sharon. Sharon has joined IMS to support Simon and David with telemarketing activities to ensure we have regular telephone contact with IMS clients and ‘soon to be’ clients. You will probably get a call from Sharon over the coming months. Please join me in welcoming Sharon to the IMS team. […]

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3 Way Matching

The processing of supplier invoices is a very time consuming process. Your business can speed up this process and achieve enhanced price variance analysis using Three Way Matching in System 21. Three Way Matching provides a solution to simplify the processing and matching of all three documents at one time. The process enables the business […]

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IBMi Futures

According to the January blog item in the IBM Systems Magazine IBM will deliver so many capabilities on the iSeries  in the next five years, it would be impossible to list them all! They provide the following themes to give us all a clue: Solutions: Platform driven by the business solutions built on top  means […]

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New Case Study Available

  • on 3 February, 2017
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Since introducing QlikView T N Robinson have built up a portfolio of applications. Rapid access to accurate data has provided significant improvements in data available compared to the previous query solution. QlikView has helped T N Robinson to resolve customer discount issues, stock taking problems and purchasing problems.

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IMS Becomes an IBM Business Partner

  • on 30 January, 2017
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IMS is delighted to announce that as part of our continued commitment to growth and the continuous extension of our capabilities we have become an IBM Business Partner. This latest development means that we are able to provide our iSeries customers with even higher standards of support and service and it enhances IMS access to IBM […]

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