Misconceptions are common regarding how users are granted command privileges.
Written by Robin Tatam
Editor's note: This article introduces the white paper "Managing Privileged Users on IBM i," free for download at the MC White Paper Center.
For years, analysts have predicted the demise of the platform whose heart beats in the chest of many of the world's largest organizations. But frustrated industry experts reject the notion that IBM i is outdated, citing highly scalable 64-bit Power-PC technology, class-leading reliability, and integrated security. Much of the controversy involves the "green screen," so IBM and many third-party solution providers have sought to provide users with a modern GUI to their IBM i applications.