IBM i i 7.1 TR4 Announcements: Live Partition Mobility, DB2 for i, New Rational Products

Lots of IBM i announcments today. IBM i Chief Architect Steve Will has the rundown on his You and i column. The announcements cover a number of things to be included in Technology Refresh 4 for i 7.1, including:

  • Live Partition Mobility, where you can move a running partition from one system to another (very cool).
  • Java 7 on i 7.1
  • DB2 for i enhancements
  • A new Rational product, called the Application Management Toolset for i (AMTS), which contains limited versions of two of the most basic tools – PDM and SEU.

Sounds like a lot good stuff. Check out Steve’s article to get the full scoop.

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