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March 3, 2008  2:32 PM

Dreaming and thinking about COMMON



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, COMMON - A users group, Linux in System i, System i

I know this is starting to look like the COMMON blog but you don't have a System i community without COMMON and right now my day to day activities are very COMMON based. I don't work on my COMMON sessions at work mind you but when I get home and the sun goes down I grab the MacBook Pro and fire up...

February 27, 2008  5:04 PM

COMMON – First Timers Kit



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, COMMON - A users group, System i, Tip of the Week

So this is your first time going to COMMON and your thinking to yourself it's going to be scary, or maybe you just don't know where to go or when to arrive. Sunday - You need to make sure you are in Nashville early on Sunday. All the fun starts Sunday afternoon. If you are going to do a session...


February 21, 2008  2:36 AM

Chris Maxcer is getting all geared up for COMMON



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, COMMON - A users group, Linux in System i, System i

I am not the only one getting all nuts about the upcoming COMMON in Nashville, TN at the Opyland Hotel. I went there as a kid when I think I was about 11 or 12 and it was fun. I am sure it's...


February 20, 2008  2:50 AM

Lotus Notes and Domino 8.0.1 coming 20th of Feb



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, Domino on System i, Lotus 8, Lotus News, System i

According to Ed Brill, Lotus 8.0.1 in English is coming tomorrow. I am looking forward to it and so should all of you. Other languages to follow.


February 17, 2008  10:32 PM

Happy Presidents Day Y’all



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, David on System i, Salaries on System i, System i

Hope you at least get the day off. I have finally gotten around to getting most of my office unpacked and installed. I have been using my MacBook Pro for everything and been unable to do any gaming. My gaming rig was in a box along with a bunch of other stuff. So this weekend we rolled up the...


February 16, 2008  1:15 AM

Search400 – Resume Building 101



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, David on System i, Salaries on System i, System i

Link to an Article I wrote for Search400.com titled Resume Building 101 See i can do more than tech, and you all thought I didn't have any depth!


February 15, 2008  1:12 PM

How many of you are going to COMMON this year – System i User Group Meeting & Convention



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, COMMON - A users group, System i

Show of hands. I would like to know who reading this blog is planning on going to COMMON? If you are going to COMMON can you tell me what you plan to get the most out of? What track or set of topics are you looking most forward to? If you are not able to attend COMMON, why are you not...


February 13, 2008  8:17 PM

Presenting at COMMON : an overview of Linux & System i



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, COMMON - A users group, David on System i, Linux in System i, System i

COMMON again is fast approaching (March 30 -April 2) and I wanted to take a moment to give you a really quick overview as to what I am presenting at COMMON and why you should think about...


February 10, 2008  10:49 PM

Trevor Perry & David Vasta Bloggers Session



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, COMMON - A users group, System i

I try not to get to "big headed" about my status in the System i community and other technical things. I have always had a profound respect for my favorite aussie blogger, Mr. Trevor Perry, and I have know him to sound a little like Angus the IT Chap at times as well. (They may be the same person...


February 6, 2008  6:02 PM

IT Jungle – Explains how to get up PHP Web on System i



Posted by: David Vasta
AS/400, System i, Tip of the Week

The System i is good for every part of any company. So why not set up PHP & Web on your System i too? There are going ot be sessions on this very topic this year at COMMON. Basically over this past year LAMP is now available for System i, so should we call i iAMP? LINK :


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