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September 24, 2012 | Volume 7 Issue 17


TOP STORY: What's New with IBM Systems Director?
ADVERTORIAL: inFORM Decisions Wins in the Gaming Industry with Document Automation and Management Solutions
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: IBM X-Force 2012 Trend and Risk Report: Browsers and Social Media Networks
EVENT:  iBelieve New York - A Free IBM i Community Event
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Feature Article - System Administration
What's New with IBM Systems Director?

Want to know what's in the IBM Systems Director 6.3 enhancements? And maybe before that you'd like to know what Systems Director is and how it fits in with Ops Nav?

david shireyWritten by David Shirey

Did you ever offer to do something and then be very sorry that you did? Yeah (raising my right arm), that's the case with me and this article.


In principle, I thought it would be pretty simple. Just get a list of the enhancements to the IBM Systems Director package release 6.3 for the i and write a short blurb for each one. How hard could that be? Can you spell "slam dunk"?


Advertorial - inFORM Decisions
inFORM Decisions Wins in the Gaming Industry with Document Automation and Management Solutions

With document automation, what used to be a mountain of paper and a headache-provoking job for numerous people becomes a streamlined process.

Written by inFORM Decisions

It's no accident that inFORM Decisions has over 30 hotel casino companies in the United States utilizing one or more of its document automation products. With inFORM's iDocs suite, these companies effectively reduce costs, streamline document and report workflow, and receive ROI. In the highly competitive casino and hospitality marketplace, these benefits are essential.


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