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iSeries application development tools News
February 05, 2009
IBM will pre-load Zend's PHP software stack on IBM System i operating system shipments, as IBM looks encourage open source on the platform.
December 13, 2006
T-Mobile has plans to double its U.K. stores and uses IBM System i virtualization software to prevent its backup jobs from backing up.
November 15, 2006
NetManage says its new SOA Planner captures data on which legacy applications are used for what and how often in the enterprise, to help provide a service-oriented blueprint.
October 24, 2006
IBM is now offering VoIP software from 3Com on its System i servers
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RPG (Report Program Generator) is a programming language that originated as a report-building program used in DEC and IBM minicomputer operating systems and evolved into a fully procedural programming language. (Continued...) Continue Reading
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Over 2,000 APIs are available for the AS/400 in the TAATOOL set. The list grows as more programmers submit their tools, making the IBM i more efficient on a daily basis. If you are struggling to find a way to do something on your iSeries, TAATOOLs ... Continue Reading
Taking advantage of the Rich UI features of EGL architecture on the AS/400 can save you time and complexity. Rich internet applications can be difficult to write, even with Java and Webspher. EGL eliminates the need for programmers to learn ... Continue Reading
User NOBODY needs to be granted authority in the IFS folder containing an open source PHP application on the AS/400 in order to run the script. Learn how to change this authority on the IBM i, and successfully run an open source PHP application on ... Continue Reading
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Best bets for AS/400 programmers and shops to save time and money in 2009. Rational Developer for i makes RPG more productive than ever. And new Web technologies including Eclipse and open source solutions like Groovy deliver efficiency in IBM i ... Continue Reading
Oracle has announced the purchase of yet another software company -- data integration vendor Sunopsis. Continue Reading
Seeking budget cuts, Koontz-Wagner chose TomorrowNow as a third-party support vendor on its J.D. Edwards software running on its iSeries, saving more than 50% off in-house support and getting better service in the process. Continue Reading
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The IBM Rational Migration Extension for IBM i (RMEi) migrates existing RPG programs to EGL. Learn when migrating from RPG to EGL may have advantages to your business, and how EGL integrates procedural and object-oriented langauges into the same ... Continue Reading
An AS/400 admin with any experience has surely learned lessons about best practices. Andrew Borts shares some lessons from his past, the present, and speculates about what he needs to know in his future work on the IBM i. Continue Reading
Documenting nested program structures on AS/400 is a complex task and is sometimes overlooked or not updated. The XPGMSTR command automates documentation in a structured and reliable way, eliminating the human-error (or lazyness) involved in the ... Continue Reading