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September 30, 2011 | Volume 8 Issue 39


TOP STORY: Cool Things: Free, Open-Source TN5250J
FEATURED ARTICLE: QuickLook: NGS-IQ Release 7.0 from New Generation Software
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: Roxanne Reynolds-Lair to Share Tips on IBM i Innovation at RPG DB2 Summit
FORUM: IE5 Does Not Load Pages
ON-DEMAND WEBCAST: Get Results with NGS-IQ Business Intelligence  
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Feature Article - Networking
Cool Things: Free, Open-Source TN5250J

It's true! You can have 5250 emulation for the Mac and Linux (and Windows too)!

mike_faustWritten by Mike Faust

As an avid Mac user, one of my primary challenges when switching from a Windows-based PC to a Mac is finding a suitable replacement for the Client Access default Telnet client. While many commercial Telnet client products are available for the Mac, one open-source option caught my attention. In this tip, I'd like to spend some time reviewing the TN5250J project and what it has to offer.


Feature Article - Database
QuickLook: NGS-IQ Release 7.0 from New Generation Software

NGS-IQ is New Generation Software's flagship query, reporting, and business intelligence suite for companies that need to move beyond Query/400 and other IBM i query tools.

Written by New Generation Software, Inc.

NGS-IQ is an integrated suite of business intelligence, Web modernization, enterprise reporting and analytical solutions for IBM i on Power Systems. It provides powerful query development for both IT professionals and power users with their choice of Windows, Web, and 5250 environments. Custom Web pages and reporting portals can also be designed with the drag-and-drop, point-and-click Windows interface. 


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