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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: 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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