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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

New Version of Crc Builder 1.1

When we tested the Crc Builder on our systems we found the programs worked very quickly, but at a user site it ran very poorly. One of the problems for this was the way we […]

Howto screencasts now available

In our attempt to help customers set up and manage a replication environment and install and configure the RAP product, we have created a number of screencasts showing how to carry out a number of […]