Category Archives for "Software Change Management"

Jul 01

Trump announces we need to start planning for the Y10K Software Crisis

AS400 , Authority , IBM i , iSeries , Life , Programming , RPG , Software Change Management

Washington DC – President Trump announced his government is launching a special software advisory group – “Not long ago we all went through the Year 2000 crisis. If you were in the computer and software industry you recall the many headaches in converting and changing databases and software so the Year 2000 would be a […]

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May 28

Learn C# for RPG ILE Programmers

IBM i , Programming , RPG , Software Change Management , Webservice , Website

If you are an RPG Programmer thern you can quite easily add C# to the list of progamming languages you have in your brainbox. It’s a very similar syntax. Checkout the latest C# For RPGers TechTip and check out the similarities between C# and RPG loops:¬†http://www.mcpressonline.com/programming/programming-other/c-for-rpgers-taking-c-loops-for-a-spin   The missing piece to the basic C# language […]

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Feb 20

Latest RDi Fixpack for IBM Rational Developer (RPG Code Editor) is V9.5.1.1

AS400 , IBM i , iSeries , Life , Programming , RPG , Software Change Management , Webservice

IBM Rational Developer for i Service Pack V9.5.1.1 is now available This fixpack includes fixes, enhancements and the long awaited Refactoring capability: letting us Rename Declarations from Column based to free format. If you are an RDi User — and if you are an RPG programmer then you will be — use the IBM Installation […]

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Dec 16

RPG Programming Standards – Code Style Guide for IBM i, iSeries and AS400 Programmers

AS400 , IBM i , iSeries , Programming , Religion , RPG , Software Change Management

RPG Programming Standards? “RPG Programming Standards” have been debated since the invention of the wheel. With an entire generation of RPG programmers evolving from the early days of System/3x column based RPG code to modern free flowing web format code the adoption of a simple clean programming layout standard has been a mythical quest. Old […]

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