X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 openvms


Job Scheduling Maze in Distributed IT Landscapes - Part 1
We certainly learn new things every day, and sometimes out of pure serendipity. Namely, when I was recently asked by one of my industry contacts (working for a

openvms  Digital Equipment Corporation’s (DEC) OpenVMS  operating system (OS) product (meanwhile of course, DEC was acquired by COMPAQ , and now both are part of Hewlett-Packard [HP ]). ASCI’s first product, INTACT , was a transaction processing system for OpenVMS to allow customers to use OpenVMS systems in commercial applications.  INTACT was licensed to major financial organizations around the world.  In late 1986/early 1987, DEC exclusively licensed INTACT from ASCI, and renamed it DECIntact , as a sol

Read More


Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

Documents related to » openvms

Composing Collaborative Financial Applications


With its short term ownership under Baan all but forgotten, CODA has been doing well, owing to its astute offerings tailored to the preferences of each regional market, coupled with some recent appetizing acquisitions.

openvms  platforms and configurations, including OpenVMS ( Virtual Memory System ), IBM iSeries (AS/400) , UNIX , open source, client/server, Web technologies, and Web services (without imposing the choice between client/server and Web-based configurations on the customer). On the application server side, with the choice of the Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle , IBM DB2/400 , or Sybase database platforms and the choice of Windows Server, UNIX (HP UX, Sun Solaris, and IBM AIX versions), and IBM iSeries operating Read More

Infor Gains Financials Elite Club Status


What’s new at Infor? Besides the blockbuster acquisitions of late, the leading provider of business applications has continued to release innovative products. Among these are Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise, a global financial management system. TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic looks at the product’s development, key features and functions, and major markets served, and gets under the hood with Infor’s product experts.

openvms  DOS , Unix, and OpenVMS [ Virtual Memory Systems ]) and indexed sequential access method (ISAM) data structures. SunSystems V4 was first released in 1991, featuring support for Microsoft Windows as well as the relational databases Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle . The release also included financial consolidation capabilities through export/import processes. The Vision product for end user−friendly analytics and reporting purposes, and with live (real-time) Microsoft Excel integration, was developed by Read More

Compaq and Samsung in Deal to Save Alpha


Compaq Computer Corp. and South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. are planning to announce Monday a preliminary agreement to spend $500 million to advance the manufacturing and marketing of Compaq's 64-bit Alpha microprocessors and computer systems.

openvms  and $4 Billion for OpenVMS systems, these numbers are potentially deceiving. OpenVMS, although a solid, powerful, robust OS, is primarily considered a legacy system, and its revenues are not likely to increase. Tru64 Unix is also powerful, but will be fighting for market share with IA-64 systems. $7 billion is a lot of revenue, but if this initiative is not successful - especially the Linux aspect - then Alpha's days may be numbered as a CPU alternative to Intel. (See TEC Technollogy Research Note: Read More

Compaq to Halt NT on Alpha Development


Compaq Computer Corp. this week laid off roughly 100 engineers responsible for developing Windows NT/2000 on the Alpha platform, several informed sources said. [Note: Compaq has only discussed the 32-bit version of NT, it is still unclear whether this announcement also affects 64-bit Windows.]

openvms  Linux, possibly Win64, and OpenVMS - but OpenVMS is almost entirely focused on legacy systems.] If Compaq decides to make further cutbacks in Alpha development (especially on the chip development side), this will be a clear signal that Alpha's future is dim. Read More

Red Hat Plays 'Love You, Love You Not' with CPUs


Red Hat has announced the release of Alpha Deluxe, its version of Linux for computers based on Compaq’s Alpha CPU. At the same time, the company announced it would drop support for Sun’s Sparc processor.

openvms  that Alpha supports, Compaq s OpenVMS and Tru64 UNIX , are more appropriate for high-end servers, and for some Alpha-based workstations. User Recommendations Linux-on-Sparc customers are as rare as a new millenium, so that loss will have little practical impact. However, Compaq has realized that the Alpha chip s probable mainstream future (if it exists) lies with Linux. The other operating systems Alpha supports, Compaq s OpenVMS and Tru64 UNIX, are more appropriate for high-end servers, and for some Read More

Compaq and Samsung in Deal to Save Alpha


Compaq Computer Corp. and South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. are planning to announce Monday a preliminary agreement to spend $500 million to advance the manufacturing and marketing of Compaq's 64-bit Alpha microprocessors and computer systems.

openvms  and $4 Billion for OpenVMS systems, these numbers are potentially deceiving. OpenVMS, although a solid, powerful, robust OS, is primarily considered a legacy system, and its revenues are not likely to increase. Tru64 Unix is also powerful, but will be fighting for market share with IA-64 systems. $7 billion is a lot of revenue, but if this initiative is not successful - especially the Linux aspect - then Alpha s days may be numbered as a CPU alternative to Intel. (See TEC Technollogy Research Note: Read More

Composing Collaborative Financial Applications


With its short term ownership under Baan all but forgotten, CODA has been doing well, owing to its astute offerings tailored to the preferences of each regional market, coupled with some recent appetizing acquisitions.

openvms  platforms and configurations, including OpenVMS ( Virtual Memory System ), IBM iSeries (AS/400) , UNIX , open source, client/server, Web technologies, and Web services (without imposing the choice between client/server and Web-based configurations on the customer). On the application server side, with the choice of the Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle , IBM DB2/400 , or Sybase database platforms and the choice of Windows Server, UNIX (HP UX, Sun Solaris, and IBM AIX versions), and IBM iSeries operating Read More

Job Scheduling Evaluation Checklist


When buying a job scheduling solution, you should gather as much information as possible to make an objective comparison of competitive products’ key capabilities. Seek out customer references, analyst recommendations, and press articles to supplement vendor marketing materials. And to make sure you don’t miss any important evaluation criteria, benchmark the functions of job-scheduling software with a detailed checklist.

openvms  i/X, OS/400, Tru64, Tandem, OpenVMS, etc. V       Fully functional Web interface, identical to the native interface V       Proven master/agent architecture for easy maintenance, low cost and quick implementation V       Fault-tolerant architecture for automated system failover and uninterrupted scheduling with acluster-agnostic engine/master support for clustered high availability environment V       Uses relational database to ensure performance, reliability, security and ease of reporting Read More

Infor Gains Financials Elite Club Status


What’s new at Infor? Besides the blockbuster acquisitions of late, the leading provider of business applications has continued to release innovative products. Among these are Infor FMS SunSystems Enterprise, a global financial management system. TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic looks at the product’s development, key features and functions, and major markets served, and gets under the hood with Infor’s product experts.

openvms  DOS , Unix, and OpenVMS [ Virtual Memory Systems ]) and indexed sequential access method (ISAM) data structures. SunSystems V4 was first released in 1991, featuring support for Microsoft Windows as well as the relational databases Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle . The release also included financial consolidation capabilities through export/import processes. The Vision product for end user−friendly analytics and reporting purposes, and with live (real-time) Microsoft Excel integration, was developed by Read More