How to Upgrade to IBM i 7.5 - Peter Graves & Tom Huntington

Planing tips, technology prerequisites, and post-installation requirements from the experts  

IBM released IBM i 7.5 earlier this year. When upgrading to new versions of IBM i, it’s always a good idea to have a documented plan, so that the process is successful the first time. 

Do you know what you need to upgrade to IBM i 7.5?  

During this webinar, Peter Graves joins IBM Power Champion Tom Huntington to share top tips that he has learned in over 30 years of helping customers with operating systems upgrades. You’ll learn about:  

  • New offerings in IBM i 7.5
  • Upgrade planning 
  • Pre-upgrade tasks
  • Upgrade tasks 
  • Common errors and failures 
  • Post-upgrade tasks 

This webinar covers planning tips, hardware and software prerequisites, and post-installation requirements—your upgrade isn’t complete until this last step is done! The focus will be on upgrading to 7.5, but there will be tips that apply to release levels 7.3 and 7.4. 

Join HelpSystem to learn more.

Tom Huntington

Executive Vice President of Technical Solutions at HelpSystem

Tom Huntington is Executive Vice President of Technical Solutions at HelpSystems, and has been with the company for nearly 30 years. He works with business alliances, acquisitions and large customer relationships and ensures that the HelpSystems software works with other major software and hardware vendors worldwide.

Tom often speaks on enterprise scheduling, security, automation topics, IBM i technology, and the HelpSystems products, and hosts technical presentations on a variety of automation topics. He is the author of the HelpSystems IBM i Marketplace Survey and has written articles on automated operations, security, cloud computing, and business intelligence for leading trade journals and newsletters. He was named an IBM Champion in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 for over three decades of advocation and thought leadership on the IBM i platform.

Peter Graves

Converge Technologies


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