Customers value IBM's AS/400's reliability, stability, and security. However, despite its impressive performance and use of independent software vendors to broaden its functionality, AS/400 suffers from the perception that its an ancient technology.
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runtime engine, and an IBM DB2/400 universal database management system (DBMS). The tight integration between these components enabled developers to create new applications fairly quickly. These features also absolved developers from worrying about distracting, non-development issues, such as memory and storage management, which programmers on other systems typically had to consider. In fact, iSeries has long integrated freely with a variety of other products from both tool providers and ISVs, and,