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September 28, 2015 | Volume 10 Issue 17


TOP STORY: How Regulatory Agencies Affect Social Media Guidelines
ADVERTORIAL: Extending IBM i RPG Assets with ASNA Visual RPG
NEWS HIGHLIGHT: UCG Partners with Leading Cyber Security Firm KnowBe4, LLC
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Feature Article - Internet
How Regulatory Agencies Affect Social Media Guidelines

Or why there's no excuse for not including that disclaimer in a 140-character Tweet.

bill riceWritten by Bill Rice

After a meeting of the Board, the CFO of a prominent clothing retailer sent an upbeat and seemingly harmless tweet from his private Twitter account: "Board meeting: Good numbers=Happy Board." One problem: Official earnings hadn't yet been released to all investors, so the CFO's Twitter followers were now privy to insider information, and the CFO was quickly fired for "improperly communicating company information through social media."

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Advertorial - ASNA
Extending IBM i RPG Assets with ASNA Visual RPG

Reusing IBM i program objects with Call/Parm has been in RPG programmer kit bags for years. This article shows how to call IBM i program objects from Windows.

roger penceWritten by Roger Pence

All IBM i shops have legacy RPG applications. These applications are typically built out of hundreds, sometimes thousands, of RPG programs. It's not uncommon for many of those RPG programs to be reusable program objects that are called by many other RPG programs in the application.


Most Popular MC Press Titles

Top 10 Best-Selling Titles

  1. SQL for eServer i5 and iSeries
  2. System i Disaster Recovery Planning
  3. The Remote System Explorer
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  5. RPG TnT
  6. IBM i Security Administration and Compliance
  7. Free-Format RPG
  8. Mastering IBM i
  9. Database Design and SQL for DB2
  10. Control Language Programming for IBM i



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