IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #13

Assembler! No, it’s not a language that Ikea has come up with. Assembly, asm, scary numbers language thingy or assembler, it has many names. This is there part where I tell you I haven’t written any asm but state that I’ve written some language that looks like it. Ehh… not this time. This challenge is … Continue reading IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #13

IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #12

We’re in for a short blogpost. I thought those were long gone. Today I’m taking a look at virtualisation with z/VM. Actually the z/OS we’ve been working on was a virtual machine controlled by a single LPAR (logical partition). I’ve been wondering, there’s so much you can do with a mainframe, how on earth can … Continue reading IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #12

IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #11

Challenge 11… we’re getting there. From now on all following challenges will be about learning a new programming or scripting language. I’ll be shown how to compile, execute and debug a program/script. In this challenge I’ll be working with some C code. I’ve never written any C in my life, only C# but I doubt … Continue reading IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #11