As a registered member of Search400.com, you're entitled to a complimentary copy of Chapter 3 of Re-engineering RPG Legacy Applications written by Paul Tuohy and published by MC Press. This chapter, "The Conversion Process," addresses the first major step to updating legacy applications -- converting them to RPG IV. And Tuohy says that is "embarrassingly simple."
Read Chapter 3: "The Conversion Process" now.
Re-engineering AS/400 Legacy Applications and companion CD-ROM provide a tutorial aimed at showing you how to modernize your applications by taking you step by step through the re-engineering of a sample application. Author Paul Tuohy covers conversion of RPG IV programs, as well as re-engineering them to take full advantage of RPG IV and ILE. He also covers triggers, referential integrity and APIs so that your applications can take advantage of all the new technology that is available today.
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