Software News
Updated: September 3rd, 2015
Top stories
Thursday, 03 September 2015
IBM Spectrum Protect V7.1.3 and IBM Spectrum Protect Snapshot V4.1.3 provide breakthrough deduplicat...
Leading stories
Thursday, 03 September 2015
IBM i2 Enterprise Insight Analysis V2.0 delivers a modern contextual user interface and enhanced sof...
Thursday, 03 September 2015
The IBM i2 Intelligence Analysis portfolio significantly enhances its user experience with a modern,...
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
Family of IBM Rational Integrated Development Environments V9.5 delivers significant new capabilitie...

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Tuesday, 01 September 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server Liberty profile V8.5.5 is a lightweight, composable, fast-starting platform that is optimized for modern application workloads, such as cloud and mobile.
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
IBM Spectrum Accelerate on Cloud delivers grid-scale, enterprise-class storage system capabilities on SoftLayer Cloud, and IBM Spectrum Accelerate V11.5.1.
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
IBM PureApplication System Service and software provides enhancements for enterprises' hybrid cloud, with additional options for hardware and on-premises clouds.

Featured Categories
Certification / Training
Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Maxava is thrilled to announce that having again received a record number of applications, the Maxava iFoundation has awarded funding to 34 groups to assist and strengthen the IBM i community.
Thursday, 11 June 2015
IBM i Chief Architect Steve Will is slated to deliver the keynote address at this year's OCEAN IBM i Technical Conference and Vendor Solutions Expo set for Friday, July 17, in Costa Mesa, California.
Tuesday, 26 May 2015
The Maxava iFoundation is once again pleased to announce a new funding pool to assist IBM i user groups to grow and strengthen within the IBM i community, following the record applications granted for 2014.
Monday, 21 May 2012
More than 100 financial institutions are now live with Mobile Deposit and more than 300 have signed up.
Thursday, 08 March 2012
New iPad features Retina display, A5X chip, 5 megapixel iSight camera and fast 4G LTE
Wednesday, 05 October 2011
The iPhone 4S features a dual-core A5 chip, new camera, full 1080p HD video recording, and introduces Siri speech recognition assistant. 
Business Integration / Middleware
Tuesday, 04 August 2015
 IBM InfoSphere Information Server Enterprise Hypervisor Edition V11.3.1 for Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server helps you streamline your increasingly complex environment and address your evolving information integration requirements.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015
Enables any core enterprise system to integrate with mobile, web, or cloud via standard APIs.
Tuesday, 02 December 2014
Delivers expanded PTC Windchill integration for analysis and visualization across ALM-PLM gap.
Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Dynamic Solutions International, a leading provider of data storage solutions and comprehensive professional services, today announced the availability of the new DSI400 Series.
Tuesday, 12 May 2015
LaserVault’s newest solution makes deduplication with replication affordable for the SMB.
Tuesday, 12 May 2015
SAN Volume Controller, Storwize, Power System E850, PurePower System Solution, Data Engine for Analytics, and more.
Compliance / Privacy
Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Analyze, protect, and adapt to secure sensitive data from loss and prevent unauthorized data access, changes, and leaks from big data environments, files, and applications.
Wednesday, 08 July 2015
Risk Assessor adds new reports to examine user permissions and system values in greater detail.
Thursday, 11 June 2015
IBM Security Trusteer Fraud Protection software as a service provides a leading security intelligence-based cybercrime prevention platform for financial fraud.
IBM i (OS/400, i5/OS)
Wednesday, 14 January 2015
Announcements include COBOL, new functionality, Linux, performance, and much more.
Monday, 06 October 2014
  IBM i 7.2 Technology Refresh 1 includes the following features and benefits:
Wednesday, 30 April 2014
IBM i 7.2 includes the following new enhancements:
Tuesday, 12 February 2013
Zend Server 6 improves DevOps collaboration to support faster release cycles and avoid application issues.
Friday, 19 August 2011
Accomplishment signals what may be the start of a new generation of computers and applications. 
Wednesday, 15 June 2011
Servers offer exceptional value for branch offices or SMB companies with limited IT support. 
Channel News
Friday, 10 April 2015
Vice President of Technical Services and 26-year veteran of HelpSystems presents at the JD Edwards COLLABORATE15 conference in Las Vegas.
Friday, 10 April 2015
Coming to COMMON? Meet us at Booth #515
Wednesday, 11 March 2015
I.T. Modernization Firm Puts Customer Success and Employee Satisfaction First
Monday, 20 April 2015
A new mobile application that gives instant access to conference information will be available to the attendees of this year’s COMMON Annual Meeting and Exposition.
Tuesday, 03 February 2015
IBM MobileFirst Protect V2.2.0 solutions deliver a comprehensive, secure enterprise mobility management platform for mobile devices, applications, documents, emails, and access to the web.
Tuesday, 09 December 2014
ASNA hosted a "Mobile Day" mobile application development workshop to introduce attendees to ASNA Mobile RPG (MR) and let them see, first hand, how MR helps them fulfill their enterprise needs for mobile applications running on smartphones and tablets. 
Business Intelligence
Thursday, 03 September 2015
IBM i2 Enterprise Insight Analysis V2.0 delivers a modern contextual user interface and enhanced software operational warehouse support.
Thursday, 03 September 2015
The IBM i2 Intelligence Analysis portfolio significantly enhances its user experience with a modern, contextual design for the IBM i2 Analyst's Notebook family and with new IBM i2 Analyze web client and information store capabilities.
Wednesday, 26 August 2015
Value-added features help enterprises succeed.
Friday, 15 May 2015
ProData Computer Services, Inc. announced the new release of a powerful query language product that allows users to exploit the DB2 relational database.
Thursday, 19 February 2015
IBM Tivoli Storage Productivity Center V5.2.5 boosts storage intelligence with improved alerting and Elastic Storage support.
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
IBM XIV Storage System Gen3 and IBM XIV Cloud Storage for Service Providers V11.5.1 deliver support for 6 TB self-encrypted drives and VMware Virtual Volumes.
Linux / Open Source
Monday, 09 February 2015
Looking for a bit of mystery from your Linux distribution? 4MLinux delivers just that—and much more.
Tuesday, 13 January 2015
The three major enterprise Linux vendors delivered milestone updates in 2014.
Tuesday, 15 July 2014
IBM and Red Hat collaborate to enable you to order Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7 for IBM POWER directly from IBM.
Tuesday, 06 January 2015
Lenovo System x3500 M5 delivers big performance and storage flexibility in a small footprint.
Tuesday, 10 June 2014
The IBM Power Systems family offers the following new adapter and drive options:
Tuesday, 10 June 2014
IBM today began shipping its next generation of Power Systems servers incorporating IBM's POWER8 processor which is available for license and open for development through the OpenPOWER Foundation.
Other Products
Tuesday, 14 April 2015
New fiber cable options are available for IBM Tape libraries and Tape drives to deliver more connectivity options:
Thursday, 14 June 2012
Lenovo PCs boot up 40 percent faster than industry average, company says.
Monday, 03 October 2011
SPHiNX 1U form factor virtual tape appliance announced at COMMON designed for small business, while 3U version now holds up to 35TB internally, even more compressed.
New Product, Agreements and Trends
Wednesday, 15 July 2015
IBM Application Security on Cloud service helps make securing your applications easier by providing:
Monday, 25 May 2015
IBM Security QRadar V7.2.5 delivers an enhanced security intelligence platform with managed multitenancy enablement, historical correlation, LDAP and Active Directory, and operational enhancements.
Thursday, 07 May 2015
i2Pass provides extra security protection for IBM i (Power i, iSeries, AS/400) applications.
Mergers / Acquisitions
Monday, 31 August 2015
H.I.G. Capital, LLC, a leading global private equity investment firm with $19 billion under management, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire HelpSystems, LLC.
Tuesday, 16 June 2015
Leading IBM and SugarCRM partner, Acuity, standardizes on Magic xpi Integration Platform as base for its integration services.
Tuesday, 09 June 2015
IBM and Portico Consultancy today revealed new cloud services to help businesses of any size quickly build, test and deploy applications to deliver more engaging customer experiences.
Tuesday, 17 March 2015
IBM Data Server Manager V1.1, a simple, scalable, smart solution, helps improve performance management and database administration for IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows environments.
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
IBM DB2 Web Query for i DataMigrator ETL Extension provides the ability to extract, transform, and load data for reporting and analytics.
Tuesday, 20 January 2015
Offerings include IBM DB2 Encryption, IBM DB2 Business Application Continuity, IBM DB2 BLU Acceleration In-Memory, and IBM DB2 Performance Management.
Tuesday, 28 July 2015
IBM FlashSystem 900 and IBM FlashSystem V9000 Storage Enclosure Model AE2 deliver new 2-meter Fibre Channel cable options for improved rack installation.
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
Power Systems I/O features enhancements:
Wednesday, 23 April 2014
New features are now available for x86 Flex System Compute Nodes released in AAS.
Power Supplies
Thursday, 11 March 2010
Company's clean energy storage systems receive a power backup product innovation award.
Monday, 30 March 2009
  Power supply designed to protect unified communications systems named product of the year.
Wednesday, 11 February 2009
Probabilistic logic allows computer chip to run faster, use less power.