Category: IBM

Where is my Super Suit?

Ok, talk about a panic. A few weeks ago I attend the System i Innovation Award banquet at the COMMON conference. This was a formal affair, suit and tie, but all my suits were pretty old … since I don’t wear them to work (only once or twice a year), there hasn’t been a driving …

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Blast from the past

A recent thread on MIDRANGE-L got people talking about some of the old hardware they had worked on. I mentioned the fact that, when I was in school, I used to know how to program an IBM 029 card punch. Ken Shields generously sent me a link to information about the 029 … just in …

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Email from an 'IBM Business Consultant'

I received a rather interesting email from an IBM Business Consultant the other day. Elizabeth said … I wanted to touch base with someone in your organization who is responsible for your technology purchases for your end user needs (i.e. xSeries, Intel servers, Rational software, services etc.) I’m newly assigned to your account for your …

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