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UNIX

Informatics A versatile, non-proprietary open operating system, which is the industry standard for mainframes, work stations and servers on the Internet, written in C programming language. See OS X. Cf MacOS, Windows.
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Evolven Comparison analyzes and classifies configuration changes and differences, by their impact, for IBM AIX. Then Evolven Comparison prioritizes and highlights the changes and differences discovered in IBM AIX based on criticality, visually presenting the comparison results for fast and easy analysis.
* Live partition mobility support is now supported in all Double-Take Availability for AIX products allowing services to work without disruption including movement of either the primary or secondary server (in a cluster) with no cluster failover occurring during the move.
The AIX Collaboration Centre will be managed by Satya Sharma who is presently the chief AIX architect for IBM.
IBM also made lots of smaller tweaks to AIX with Version 4.3.3, including support for Sun's NIS+ system management programs, a journal file system that now supports online backup as well as concurrent data mirroring and data striping on file systems, upgrded Sendmail, and tweaks to the kernel to improve web serving performance.
The enterprise pSeries line is powered by IBM's breakthrough Silicon-on-Insulator (SOI) microprocessor technology and IBM's highly rated AIX operating system -- to provide the highest levels of security, systems management, and Web performance.
Dynamic Processor Deallocation, working with AIX, can automatically reassign tasks from a potentially failing processor so applications continue to run.
In addition, our MigraSUITE toolset includes 32Direct Solaris to AIX for customers wanting to move 32-bit or 64-bit applications from Solaris to 64-bit AIX 5L on the PowerPC."
Under the agreement, Hitachi will add PowerPC-based servers and embrace AIX 5L as one of its strategic platforms for its customers.
In June, SCO and IBM announced an agreement for IBM to provide a two- user version of Tarantella for AIX users at no charge, allowing AIX customers to evaluate the tool.