We just went from V6R1 to V7R2 last weekend (Yeah!).

In the official company email newsletter, it was at least referred to as follows:

PLANNED OUTAGE – AS400 (IBM i) – THIS WEEKEND, SEPT. 19 - 21
AS400 (IBM i) will be unavailable this weekend, Sat., Sept. 19, 5:30 p.m. PST – Mon., Sept. 21, 6 a.m. PST. 

Baby steps.......

Roger Harman
COMMON Certified Application Developer – ILE RPG on IBM i on Power
OCEAN User Group
<http://www.ocean400.org>






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From: zippy1981@xxxxxxxxx
Date: Tue, 22 Sep 2015 20:57:35 +0000
Subject: Re: Is DB2/400 still the correct terminology fo DB2 on the IBM i?
To: midrange-l@xxxxxxxxxxxx

On Tue, Sep 22, 2015 at 4:46 PM Roger Harman <roger.harman@xxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:

Personally, I cringe every time I hear "AS400" or "the 400" due to the
negative inferences people make.

I see that side of the argument. On the other hand, if you say AS/400,
people have an (outdated) idea what your talking about. If you say iSeries
or IBM i, many people don't. I feel compelled to call it an AS/400 to
people that don't have midrange experience simply because they probably
worked some place that had one in a data center.
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