At first glance, recursion appears to be a computer science method that's relevant only in the world of academia.
Written by Kent Milligan
Recursion is a great for traversing linked lists or generating the numbers of a Fibonacci sequence, but recursion can't be applied to business problems…or can it?
In reality, there are several industries where data elements have inherent relationships with other elements, and the best way to connect these data elements is with recursive (or hierarchical) processing. The classic example is the generation of a bill of materials explosion in the manufacturing industry. A bill of materials explosion breaks apart each assembly or sub-assembly into its component parts.
Raz-Lee Security appears to have broken the code on remote data access, making it simple enough for any user to seamlessly access data on any remote data store.
Written by Chris Smith
Raz-Lee Security is now offering, for a limited time, a free trial of its remote database access product DB-Gate. The new product, announced two weeks ago, appears to solve one of the longstanding impediments to companies keeping the IBM i at the center of their computing universe—access to non-DB2 databases.
PowerTech Compliance Monitor 3 lets you preview the effect of security level changes.
Written by Robin Tatam
Each year, PowerTech's popular "State of IBM i Security" study reports on the assigned value of the IBM security system value, QSECURITY. While many systems now are running at the IBM recommended minimum level of 40, there are still numerous organizations that are running at level 30 and even (gasp!) level 20.
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