Use the IFS and NetServer to safely and securely provide file access to users.
By Tom Snyder
The IBM i is an extremely reliable system that is an excellent resource for your company's most crucial information. Many PC-centric applications use critical files that may be stored locally on the client's hard drive. When proper backups are neglected and the client's hard drive fails, you may be left with disastrous results. What better way to provide the most reliable support, backup, and accessibility than to store files on and access files from the IBM i? IBM supports this capability with the IFS in collaboration with NetServer.
While Internet security breaches have increased noticeably of late, individual dangers are morphing into risks to entire countries.
By Chris Smith
The profusion of malware and the sophistication of attacks on personal, business, and now state entities seem to be increasing at a rate and level that is difficult even for security professionals to address.