Welcome to the inaugural edition of the online IMS Newsletter!
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The IMS Newsletter interviews Kristine Harper Neely of NEON Enterprise Software, profiling her involvement in SHARE's
zNextGen project. zNextGen provides educational and career guidance to technical professionals new to IBM System z.
Get to know more about Kristine and the zNextGen project!
This article describes how you can satisfy data security regulations for data encryption using IMS Hardware Compression
Extended segment compression tool and IBM Data Encryption for IMS and DB2 Databases.
This article provides best practices information for configuring IMS Connect and IMS Connect clients to help IMS Connect
run more efficiently in SOA and non-SOA environments.
In this article, Bovorit Pibulsonggram of IMS Performance test shares the results of an IMS Connect performance
benchmark on IBM System z10 Enterprise Class.
In this article, Cedric Chen of IMS Performance Test shares the results of IMS OLDS logging data performance using IBM
System Storage DS8000.
This article gives a high-level overview of the various IMS Health Checks and IMS Service Offerings that the IMS ATS
team can provide to IMS customers.
In this edition of the IMS Newslettter, we profile Carlos Alvarado of the IMS TM development group.
In this edition of the IMS Newslettter, we profile Tori Gonzales of the IMS TM test team.
In this edition of the IMS Newslettter, we profile Dave Viguers, IMS Performance expert.
A personal note from the editor of the IMS Newsletter.
A new title for IMS Redbooks was recently published: Powering SOA Solutions with IMS.