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  • AIX is now 35 years old, I started to work with it in 1993, when AIX was already 7 years old. AIX Version 1 came out in 1986. So I now already worked with this operating system for 28 years! And it is still my favorite OS, maybe you wonder why? Let ...

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  • Live Update NIM Cookbook AIX Live Kernel Updates (Live Update) has been available for AIX 7.2 for several years now and from a customer perspective it is a very good feature. It can help system administrators avoid working after hours to patch their ...

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  • 35 Years of AIX and Beyond 2021 is a key milestone in the history of AIX as we reminisce on how far we’ve come with 35 years of innovation behind us, but more importantly as we look ahead to the future with a new AIX release that will extend ...

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  • Many AIX clients make use of AIX’s built-in LDAP support to manage and authenticate users and feedback shows they like the solution. The AIX LDAP solution includes the LDAP server and the LDAP client, both of which come with the OS without the need for ...

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  • Principles of troubleshooting for Power Systems with AIX Students attend classes for years to study computer programing and design systems, but they usually receive no troubleshooting training. It is expected this skill will be developed with the experience. ...

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