Certainly, you're much too wise to think that a network appliance will protect your data. Or are you?
by John Earl
Security solutions are all the same, right? If it runs well on Linux or Windows, it ought to work well on the System i, right?
If you're a dyed-in-the-wool System i professional, you probably don't believe that. You're well aware of the differences between the System i operating systems (IBM i, i5/OS, OS/400) and the popular UNIX flavors. But sometimes you have to convince other IT team members in your organization that the solutions they've deployed on other platforms are not necessarily the best fit for the System i.