October 3, 2018
- LEAD ARTICLE: Practical IFS: Authorities and the IFS
- FEATURED ARTICLE: Scary RPG Developer Habits
- FEATURED ARTICLE: IBM i: It’s Not Just AS/400
- NEWS HIGHLIGHT: ARCAD Releases New Codechecker Module to Guarantee Software Quality and Reduce DevOps Risk
- WHITE PAPER: 2017 State of IBM i Modernization White Paper
- FEATURED VIDEO: Design an Invoice in 10 Minutes
- EVENT: 2018 MAGIC IBM i User Conference - Nov. 12 & 13
You didn't create that. Well, you did, but you can't delete it now.
By Joe Pluta
Recently, I ran into a very strange situation where a process that had been working flawlessly just stopped dead. The specifics of the case had to do with creating a new file in the IFS and then not being able to delete it or even read it. Everything had been working smoothly for weeks but then just stopped. Finding out why was an absolute nightmare because every assumption I made simply proved the old adage about “assume.”
Let’s look at a trilogy of developer habits of we which should be afraid. Be very afraid.
By Brian May
It’s October, which means Halloween is coming up. I’ve always been a fan of scary movies, which will play nonstop in theaters and on television all month long. So why not have a little fun with a look at some frightful habits that many RPG developers continue to practice?
Explore the main considerations you should be aware of before embarking on a (migration or modernization) project. Take a deeper dive into business motivations and factors that could potentially influence your decision to migrate or modernize your existing IT platform and its risks.
More than ever, there is a demand for IT to deliver innovation.
Your IBM i has been an essential part of your business operations for years. However, your organization may struggle to maintain the current system and implement new projects.
The thousands of customers we've worked with and surveyed state that expectations regarding the digital footprint and vision of the companyare not aligned with the current IT environment.
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IBM’s Steve Will talks AS/400, POWER9, cognitive systems, and everything in between
True or False: The IBM i operating system is just the AS/400 all over again. False! The AS/400 provided a solid foundation, but it has evolved over the years into the entirely new animal that we call IBM i.