POWERcast: In-Depth Exploration of the IFS on IBM i

POWERcast: In-Depth Exploration of the IFS on IBM i
Speakers: Tom Huntington & Carlos Nolting, HelpSystems
Price: Free courtesy of HelpSystems
Date/Time: February 9 @ 11AM (CT)
Before AS/400 fans ever even heard the term “iSeries”, IBM had already rolled out the integrated file system (IFS) to give IBM i users the ability to run applications that don’t follow the traditional library structure, which resulted in UNIX- and Windows-based support within the operating system.

Today, IBM i shops use the IFS regularly for storage, web servers, applications, and more. Even the Windows IT team needs to access the IFS on IBM i for file exchanges! But with great power comes great responsibility—and many don’t have the knowledge or tools necessary to manage this technology.

During this live webinar, you’ll learn basic tips, helpful tools, and integrated file system commands— including WRKLNK and SQL Services—for managing your IFS directories and Access Client Solutions (ACS). We’ll answer your most pressing IFS questions, including:

•    What is stored inside my IFS directories?
•    How do I monitor the IFS?
•    How do I replicate the IFS or back it up?
•    How do I secure the IFS?

Understanding what the integrated file system is and how to work with it must be a critical part of your systems management plans for IBM i. If you don’t have the time—or the desire—to do it manually, we’ll also show you how HelpSystems tools can make it easy for you.

We look forward to having you join us on February 9!

Tom Huntington

Tom Huntington is Executive Vice President of Technical Solutions at HelpSystems and has been named an IBM Champion for the last six years. He oversees business alliances and large customer relationships and ensures that HelpSystems software works with other major software and hardware vendors worldwide.

Carlos Nolting

Carlos Nolting started his career as an AS/400 RPG applications programmer. 30 years later, he still loves IBM i and uses his extensive technical knowledge to share advice on software, services, and setups that can create a more secure, automated, efficient, and reliable IT based on IBM i systems.
2/9/2022 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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