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Application Modernization Redbook Unleashed

Application Modernization Redbook Unleashed

Mar 27, 2014
The Application Modernization Redbook draft version has been released! Tim Rowe has the details....
Free-Form RPG Transformation, Part 2

Free-Form RPG Transformation, Part 2

Mar 19, 2014
Tim Rowe continues his series on ISV tools for free-form RPG with a look at Linoma Software's free-format transformation tool, RPG Toolbox....
Free-Form RPG Transformation

Free-Form RPG Transformation, Part 1

Mar 04, 2014
Get started down the full free-form RPG path with tools that help you quickly and correctly convert your existing RPG to the new syntax....
App Mod Redbook Update

Application Modernization Redbook Update

Feb 25, 2014
Tim Rowe provides an update on IBM's Application Modernization Redbook, including a sneak peek at the topics of the book's 18 chapters....
IBM i in the cloud

IBM i Is in the Cloud!

Feb 13, 2014
IBM i is now available in the cloud! With the IBM Power Development Platform, software developers have no-charge access to IBM Power Systems through...
Spring education opportunities

Spring Education Opportunities

Feb 04, 2014
It's time to plan your spring education! Tim Rowe covers what's available and why education is important....
Removing Free-Form RPG Confusion

Removing the Confusion Around Free-Form RPG

Jan 31, 2014
In the latest Modern-i-zation blog, Tim Rowe helps remove some of the confusion around the RPG free-format support....
Rational Developer for i: Free-Form Ready

Rational Developer for i: Free-Form Ready

Jan 02, 2014
RDi 9.0.1 delivers a couple of new enhancements, the most important of which allows for support of free-form RPG. Tim Rowe dives into the details....
RPG, RDi Free-Format Support Reach GA

RPG, RDi Free-Format Support Reach GA

Dec 16, 2013
Free-format RPG and the update to support free format in Rational Developer for i V9 are now available. Tim Rowe gets into the details....
Free-Form RPG and SQL Updates

Free-Form RPG and SQL Updates

Oct 28, 2013
In this blog, we'll look at free-form RPG along with a couple of enhancements from the world of SQL....
TR7 App Development Overview

IBM i 7.1 Technology Refresh 7 Highlights: Application Development

Oct 08, 2013
Tim Rowe highlights the new updates to RPG and other application development content announced in Technology Refresh 7....
IBM i Virtual User Group

The Importance of User Groups

Oct 03, 2013
In his latest Modern-i-zation blog, Tim Rowe highlights the new IBM i Virtual User Group, which offers a great way to educate and connect with the...
Automate Damage Objects Detection

Automate Damaged Object Detection on Your System

Sep 05, 2013
Tim Rowe shows you how to find damaged objects before they find you using IBM's new Damaged Object Detection tool....
Download and install the trial version of Rational Developer for i V9

How Do I Get Rational Developer for i?

Aug 16, 2013
Tim Rowe reviews the steps necessary for downloading the trial version of the new Rational Developer for i V9 and installing it on your PC....
Application Modernization Redbook

Modernization Redbook Update

Aug 12, 2013
Tim Rowe provides an update on IBM's Application Modernization Redbook project....
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