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Book Review: Customer Experience Analytics

by Anne Grubb November 30, 2016 0 Comments

Customer Experience AnalyticsBusinesses can use data on their customers to improve those customers' experience. In Customer Experience Analytics, Dr. Arvind Sathi gives precise, coherent advice that can help your organization create and optimize customer experience analytics.

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Book Review: Flexible Input, Dazzling Output with IBM i

by Anne Grubb September 14, 2016 0 Comments

Today, it's all about input and output. Getting data into the IBM i from non-traditional sources and then displaying it back out again in varied formats. Flexible Input, Dazzling Output with IBM i gives programmers all they need to know to master this critical skill.

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Book Review: Evolve Your RPG Coding--Move from OPM to ILE ... and Beyond

by Anne Grubb August 16, 2016 0 Comments

Evolve Your RPG Coding: Move from OPM to ILE ... and Beyond provides an amazingly comprehensive introduction to ILE RPG programming concepts while at the same time delivering enough technical detail to make you productive very quickly.

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Book Review: Database Design and SQL for DB2

by Anne Grubb August 08, 2016 0 Comments

If you have time for just one book to begin your journey into SQL on the IBM i, Database Design and SQL for DB2 is that book. It provides everything an IBM i programmer needs in order to become productive with SQL, particularly in an ILE RPG environment.

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Book Review: DB2 10.5 Fundamentals for LUW--Certification Study Guide (Exam 615)

by Anne Grubb August 02, 2016 0 Comments

DB2 10.5 Fundamentals for LUW: Certification Study Guide (Exam 615), by DB2 expert Roger Sanders, will be extremely valuable to IBM DB2 database administrators who are preparing to take IBM test C2090-615: DB2 10.5 Fundamentals for LUW. It is a also a useful DB2 for LUW reference book.

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Book Review: Programming in ILE RPG, Fifth Edition

by Anne Grubb May 24, 2016 0 Comments

The fifth edition of Programming in ILE RPG by Bryan Meyers and Jim Buck provides an excellent progression of subject matter for the next generation of RPG developers. There is a strong emphasis on free-format coding with plenty of references to fixed-format code. This perspective on RPG will make it easy for students to learn RPG and aid experienced developers in making a transition to more modern coding techniques.

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Book Review: DB2 10.1/10.5 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration: Certification Guide

by Anne Grubb May 09, 2016 0 Comments

If you’re looking for a book that presents a well-rounded overview of DB2 for LUW and you’d like to know what’s new in versions 10.1 and 10.5, look no further. DB2 10.1/10.5 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows Database Administration: Certification Study Guide (Exams 611 and 311) can serve as a training guide for a beginner, a DB2 certification preparation tool for an advancing professional, or a reference guide for a database expert.

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