November 2005 Monthly Meeting

November 15, 2005

Beyond the Traditional Design, Usage and Configuration of the iSeries

Presented by
Bob Marion of Perot Systems 

Information Lifecycle Management! Should you utilize this
cutting edge technology on an iSeries?
Network Attached Storage (NAS) and Storage Area Networks
(SAN) on an iSeries?  Practical usages of each on an iSeries.
Suggestions and Tips on how to design an iSeries system for 
Extreme Scalability, Excellent Performance and Maximum 
Should you attach an xSeries to an iSeries? The Advantages 
and Disadvantages!
Why use Independent ASP on an iSeries?
Is the iSeries is the most Technically Effective and Efficient
Content Management System Available?
And other seldom considered options on an iSeries such as
Symmetrical Multi Processing (SMP), SMAPP, PDFs,
Document Scanning, Forms Processing, Splitting a multi-page
TIFF, etc.



Bob Marion is a System Architect for Perot Systems and has over 20 years experience in the Midrange arena.

Bob has the following technical certifications:

iSeries System Administration, Storage Area Network, Certified Document Imaging Architect, and Input Capture Professional.