November 1, 2010 Timothy Prickett Morgan
It’s probably a good thing that most of you out there in AS/400 Land are looking to acquire a Power 720 server, and one with not too many processor cores activated running the IBM i operating system. For you, whether you are comparing the Power 720-IBM i tag team to Power-based servers running AIX and Oracle databases, the Power 720 is an absolutely competitive platform, user for user, dollar for dollar.
This would seem to indicate someone at IBM is listening. Which is good news. However, the Power 750, the next stop up for most IBM i shops, has IBM