These charts are similar in terms of internal structure, but they produce very different results. See examples of each type, and get tips on the best uses for each.
Written by Rafael Victória-Pereira
When I started my research for this TechTip, I realized that the Column API had a very similar structure to the Line API. Curious, I reviewed the Area API, only to find out that its structure was the same as the other two. In the end, what started as a TechTip about only the column API became a TechTip about the column, line, and area APIs.
While still in its infancy, the open-source tool generated interest at the recent IBM Rational Innovate 2012 conference.
Written by Chris Smith
A few years ago, when IBM was urging RPG developers to learn Java, a friend of mine who had decided to take the plunge stopped by the house on the final day of her intensive two-week training program in the cross-platform language. She was very bright and an accomplished RPG programmer, so I was stunned when she sheepishly confessed how difficult she had found the course material. And here I thought I was the only bonehead when it came to programming!