Shield’s Notification Process

Shield has introduced a new Notification Process for customers. Register now to take advantage of Notifications.If and when changes and updates are made to any of our products, you will be informed. Links in the email allow you to download […]

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HA4i Improvements

We are constantly improving our products and have recently pushed a number of significant changes through for our HA4i product. One area we are always looking for improvements is in the audit process and the recent releases have included a […]

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Job Tracking Solution – JT4i – New Product Launch from Shield

Shield launched a new product solution JT4i – Job Tracking for IBMi. Press Release:Shield Advanced Solutions Ltd, leading providers of High Availability Software, announced a new product, JT4i. The job tracking solution for IBMi brings a fresh approach, and is […]

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Ignore journaling when restoring objects

One of the questions we get asked a lot about how to stop an object being journalled when it is restored. This is a problem for replication software because the entries deposited either need to be fitered at the sending […]

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Less is More!

Shield is a long-standing player providing solutions for the IBM i (AS/400, iSeries… etc) platform servicing the midrange community for close to 20 years.We constantly work at reducing complexity which in turn reduces the resources required to write, rewrite, patch-up, […]

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HA on a shoestring PartII

I finally found the links for the programs for the programs IBM used in the Lab sessions for HA on a Shoestring. Here they are for those of you who are interested. http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/resources/systems_i_software_db2_chgnsleep.cl.txt http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/resources/systems_i_software_db2_haapply.cl.txt http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/resources/systems_i_software_db2_hrtbeat.cl.txt http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/resources/systems_i_software_db2_hrtmonitor.c.txt http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/resources/systems_i_software_db2_hrtstatus.c.txt Enjoy… Chris…

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IBM's HA on a shoestring Presentation

We seem to be getting many requests for information on our RAP and the link to the IBM HA on a Shoestring presentation which has made the rounds at Common a number of times. We produced a white paper many […]

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Latest Version of JobQGenie

We have taken the new collection engine which we developed for RAP and built it into the latest version of JobQGenie. The new collection engine was needed due to the older technology becoming too cumbersome to manage, every time we […]

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Object replication working despite Audit Journal feature

OK so we now have fully automated Object replication working and driven by the audit journal in the same manner as the other HA products. Hopefully we will see a lot more traction in the market for the product once […]

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Automated Replication for Objects

Been a long time since the last post, that’s because we have been busy developing a journal scraper and object replicator for RAP. The principle was to initially store the updates and apply in sequence with the apply of the […]

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