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2000 Index of Articles

January 2000

FEATURES

Preventive Health Check for Your Mission-Critical Applications
By Bruce Klenk

Migrating From VSE to OS/390: The Mass Conversion Approach
By Patrick Fournier

ARTICLES

Migrating VSE System Applications to the Internet: Part I - Building a Basic VSE Application
By Leo J. Langevin

Integrating Multiple Platforms Using NetWare 5 NFS Services
By John E. Johnston

Recent CBT Tape News
By Sam Golob

WORKING SMARTER

How to Tell if a Dataset is Cataloged
By Jim Moore

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Common Solutions for Uncommon Situations
By Steve Pryor

NT INSIGHTS

Windows 2000 Professional - Portable
By Aram Taleporos

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

PKI Applications Using Digital Signatures
By Guy C. Yost

ON A PERSONAL NOTE

Relearning Old Lessons
By Mike Sutton

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Capacity on Tap
By Mark Lillycrop

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February 2000

FEATURES

Virtual Tape: An Overview
By Lloyd Christensen

Implementing NetWare File Compression
By John E. Johnston

ARTICLES

Migrating VSE System Applications to the Web: Part II - Porting the Program to Act as a CGI
By Leo J. Langevin

Making ZENworks Work Managing Complex PC and Software Implementations with Novell's ZENworks
By Brian Cunningham, John Fuller and Rich Weber

Dynamic DEDB Extensions
By Scott Heronimus

MOVES TOOLS & TRICKS

Assembler Macro Collections: Part I
By Sam Golob

WORKING SMARTER

How to Tell if an Address Space is Active
By Jim Moore

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Charting the New Oceans of Storage
By Steve Pryor

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

SIR VENDOR Demystified
By Leo J. Langevin

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Windows 2000 Ships: Now What Do I Do?
By Aram Taleporos

EVOLUTIONS

Beware of Imitations
By Michael Norton

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

PKI Applications: Secure Email Using S/MIME
By Guy C. Yost

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Dynamic HyperText Makup Language
By John E. Johnston

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Enterprise Service Providers: A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing?
By Mark Lillycrop

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March 2000

FEATURES

Enterprise Application Integration in the 21st Century
By Jim Moore

A Guide to Web-to-Host Connectivity
By Dan Price

Batch Scheduling and the New e-Business Application
By Yossi Aloni and Einat Weiss

ARTICLES

An Introduction to Windows Scripting
By John E. Johnston

Migrating System Applications to the Internet: Part III - Converting a 3270 Application into a Network Server Program
By Leo J. Langevin

Virtual Private Networking: An Overview
By Laura Knapp

Improving Enterprise Productivity Using Self-Healing PC Technology
By Rogers Faden

MVS TOOLS & TRICKS

Assembler Macro Collections: Part II
By Sam Golob

STORAGE STRATEGIES

The Quest for Better Storage Management
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

The Soundex Algorithm: Part I
By Jim Moore

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

Cleaning Up VSAM with REXX/VSE
By Leo J. Langevin

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Which Windows 2000 Product is Right for Your Enterprise?
By John E. Johnston

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

The Role of the Directory in e-Business and PKI
By Guy C. Yost

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

NT Server 4.0 Meets Windows 2000 Server
By Aram Taleporos

EVOLUTIONS

The Meaning of Life
By Michael Norton

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

A Millennium to Remember
By Mark Lilycrop

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April 2000

FEATURES

Getting Started with the OS/390 Security Server LDAP Server
By Tim Hahn

So Much Data, So Little Time Addressing Today's Backup Demands
By Christopher Midgley

ARTICLES

Advantages of Combining DASD Remote Mirroring and ABARS
By Erik Peterson

Virtual Private Network Performance
By Laura Knapp

Migrating VSE System Applications to the Internet: Part IV - How to Create a Java-Based GUI to Talk to the VSE Server
By Leo J. Langevin

Centralized Windows Backup and Recovery: A User's Perspective
By John E. Johnston

COLUMNS

MVS TOOLS & TRICKS

Learning About Your MVS System
By Sam Golob

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

VSECOM: A Better DTRIATTN
By Leo J. Langevin

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Using Windows 2000 Terminal Server to Remotely Control File Servers
By John E. Johnston

STORAGE STRATEGIES

"Stupid Sysprog Tricks"
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

The Soundex Algorithm: Part II
By Jim Moore

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

Metadirectory Potential
By Guy C. Yost

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Windows 2000 IntelliMirror: File Synchronization That Makes My Briefcase Look Like a Lunch Box
By Aram Taleporos

EVOLUTIONS

A (Visual) Basic Lesson
By Michael Norton

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

So Long, ISVs
By Mark Lillycrop

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May 2000

FEATURES

Adding TCP/IP Support to the VTAM Printer Support System (VPS)
By Kenneth Tomiak

Windows 2000 Active Directory Backup and Recovery
By John E. Johnston

ARTICLES

Examining ISPF Commands: Part I - Understanding the Basics
By Jim Moore

Windows 2000 Professional and NetWare Interoperability
By Susan Eisenhard

Successful Disaster Recovery Testing
By Colleen Gordon

Mainframe Sorting Made Easy - Finally!
By John Arty

How a Secure Data Network Can Help Healthcare Organizations Meet the Challenge of Healthcare Security Regulations
By Eddie Rabinovitch and Larry Pawola

COLUMNS

MVS TOOLS & TRICKS

Accumulating Assembler Techniques
By Sam Golob

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

VSE Potpourri
By Leo J. Langevin

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Managing More than Storage
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

Three COBOL Tips for Day-to-Day Programming
By Jim Moore

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Windows Scripting Command Line Utility Example
By John E. Johnston

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

Leveraging Metadirectories for e-Business
By Guy C. Yost

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Group Policy Objects - No more Config.pol
By Aram Taleporos

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Outsourcing the Enterprise
By Mark Lillycrop

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June 2000

FEATURES

Data Growth Drive Backup Software Evolution
By Ira Goodman

Windows 2000 Recovery Console
By Susan Eisenhard

ARTICLES

OS/390 UNIX System Services (USS): Part I
By Rob Robinson and Gene Holmes

Handling MQSeries Errors in CICS
By Michael H. Carroll

Examining ISPF Commands: Part II - ISPF Command Actions on Passthrus
By Jim Moore

Windows 2000 Professional: Migration Strategies and Issues
By Aram Taleporos

Virtual Private Networks: Implementing IPSec on OS/390
By Laura Knapp

Windows 2000 Removable Storage
By John E. Johnston

COLUMNS

MVS TOOLS & TRICKS

Copying Tapes
By Sam Golob

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

Getting the CPUID
By Leo J. Langevin

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Solving the Backup Dilemma New Hardware Provides New Technologies
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

Static vs. Dynamic Linkage in COBOL
By Jim Moore

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

The NetWare Management Portal
By John E. Johnston

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

PMI: The Tough Sell
By Guy C. Yost

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Mainframe Turbulence: Please Fasten Your Seatbelt
By Mark Lillycrop

TOP


July 2000

FEATURES

Windows 2000 Advanced Server Remote Access Using RAS and RADIUS with Active Directory
By John E. Johnston

A Parallel Sysplex Recipe from an MP3000 Kitchen
By Paul Newton

ARTICLES

OS/390 UNIX System Services (USS): Part II
By Rob Robinson and Gene Holmes

Dynamic CICS Performance Management
By Graham Ward

Communicating in the Business World Using Instant Messaging Implementing Novell's instantme and digitalme
By Susan Eisenhard

COLUMNS

MVS TOOLS & TRICKS

Scanning for PARMs in a Batch Program
By Sam Golob

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

The 2000 IBM VM/ESA and VSE/ESA Technical Conference
By Leo J. Langevin

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Going with the Flow - Streaming Backup
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

How To Do Online Work in Batch
By Jim Moore

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

The Windows 2000 Network Monitor
By John E. Johnston

e-BUSINESS IN THE ENTERPRISE

History Will Repeat Itself and Drag PMI with It
By Guy C. Yost

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Water-Cooled, Air-Cooled, Now Linux-Cooled
By Mark Lillycrop

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Windows 2000 Terminal Server Services
By Aram Taleporos

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August 2000

FEATURES

A Roadmap to Enterprise Application Availability
By Bruce H. Hall

Implementing the Windows Task Scheduler
By Susan Eisenhard

ARTICLES

Managing Application Performance in the DB2 Environment
By Martin Hubel

The Evolution of Linux on the S/390 Platform
By David Kreuter

Dynamic Workload Balancing in the New e-Conomy
By Yossi Aloni

Using the HSC/DFSMS Interface
By Lloyd Christensen

IPX/SPX to TCP/IP Compatibility Mode Components of Netware 5
By John E. Johnston

COLUMNS

MVS TOOLS & TRICKS

The Communication Vector Table: The Backbone of MVS
By Sam Golob

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

Return Codes with VM and VSE
By Leo J. Langevin

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Finding Your Limits: Utilization Thresholds
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

Examining an LE/COBOL Program in Memory
By Jim Moore

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Windows 2000 Disk Quotas
By John E. Johnston

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

A Question of Quality
By Mark Lillycrop

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Tales from the Trenches
By Aram Taleporos

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September 2000

FEATURES

Web Enabling a CICS Application Using the 3270 Bridge
By Dennis Beck

Simplifying Storage Management Using Windows 2000 Remote Server
By John E. Johnston

ARTICLES

The Well-Tempered CICS System Definition File (CSD)
By Gilberto Rodriguez-Rivera

Erase-on-Scratch in the Modern DASD World
By Mark Nelson and Wayne Rhoten

Configuring Email Applications to Exploit LDAP
By Bob Petti

Implementing the Windows 2000 Indexing Service
By Susan Eisenhard

COLUMNS

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

All About the STACK Command
By Leo J. Langevin

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Why Did This Happen to Me? Diagnosing Storage Failures
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

ISPF Variable Pools: Part I
By Jim Moore

e-Business in the Enterprise

Selecting a PKI Vendor: Part I
By Guy C. Yost

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

The Enterprise Skills Crisis - Remember Y2K!
By Mark Lillycrop

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

PKI and Windows 2000: A Client Perspective
By Aram Taleporos

TOP


October 2000

FEATURES

Sending Email from CICS
By Kim Ruth and Michael Booth

Finding the Key to Unlocking the Power of Legacy Applications
By Carl Nelson

ARTICLES

Remote Item Processing with TCP/IP Channel Extenders: A Case Study
By John Lewis

Creating an OS/390 Data Warehouse
By Ted Cowles

Windows 2000 Secondary Logon: Addressing the Security Risks of the Network Administrator's Account
By Susan Eisenhard

How to Quickly Develop Applications Using the Data Within the Novell NDS
By John E. Johnston

COLUMNS

MVS Tools and Tricks

Running MVS on a PC
By Sam Golob

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

VSE Error Recovery via Email
By Leo J. Langevin

STORAGE STRATEGIES

Size Does Matter: Dataset Size Limits
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

ISPF Variable Pools: Part II
By Jim Moore

e-Business in the Enterprise

Selecting a PKI Vendor Part II
By Guy C. Yost

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Running Java Applications on NetWare 5.1 Servers
By John E. Johnston

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Internet Information Services (IIS) 5.0
By Aram Taleporos

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Living with Enterprise Complexity
By Mark Lillycrop

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November 2000

FEATURES

Five Steps to Managing Your OS/390 Batch Workload
By Martin Willis

The Windows 2000 Domain Naming System: Integrating DNS with Active Directory
By John E. Johnston

ARTICLES

Setting New Customer Service Standards in the IT Industry: A Best Practices Primer
By Joseph F. Walton

Using NetMeeting in a Windows 2000 Network
By Susan Eisenhard

Linux Scalability Testing: Part I - The "Test Plan Charlie" Scenario
By Adam Thornton

IT Project Management: New Tools, Same Old Problems
By James P. Murtagh, Ph.D

Network Security: Policies & Procedures
By Everett Woodard

COLUMNS

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

VSE/ESA Pointers
By Leo J. Langevin

MVS Tools and Tricks

Designing Software: What's in it for Us?
By Sam Golob

STORAGE STRATEGIES

The Mystery of Automatic Recall
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

ISPF Variable Pools: Part III
By Jim Moore

e-Business in the Enterprise

The Next Step: e-Forms in the Workplace
By Guy C. Yost

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Who Will Buy this Wonderful Server?
By Mark Lillycrop

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Windows 2000 and NetWare: The NetWare Client
By Aram Taleporos

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

The Pocket PC: The Next Revolution:
By John E. Johnston

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December 2000

FEATURES

Automatic Restart Management 101
By Fred Humphrey

Exploring the Windows Management Instrumentation Feature of Windows 2000
By Susan Eisenhard

ARTICLES

Linux Scalability Testing: Part II - Economics and the Linux Solution
By Adam Thornton

Using System Name/Token Pairs for Dynamic Access to Site-Specific Information
By Lionel B. Dyck

Middleware: What Does it Mean Today?
By Aram Taleporos

Program Navigator: A Homegrown Utility for Navigating COBOL Programs
By Joseph Caughman

An XML Primer
By John E. Johnston

COLUMNS

VSE TOOLS & TECHNIQUES

Utilities for Managing Batch JCL
By Leo J. Langevin

MVS Tools and Tricks

Keeping Your Finger on the Pulse
By Sam Golob

STORAGE STRATEGIES

When Data Goes Bad: Duplicate Datasets, Null Dataset, and Residual Data
By Steve Pryor

WORKING SMARTER

Loading Parameter Tables
By Jim Moore

e-Business in the Enterprise

A Perspective on CPS and CP: Part I
By Guy C. Yost

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

Z900: Cary Grant Meets Britney Spears
By Mark Lillycrop

NT/2000 INSIGHTS

Back Office Servers Join the Windows 2000 Platform
By Aram Taleporos

ENTERPRISE NETWORKING

Free Tools for NetWare Administrators
By John E. Johnston

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