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New from MC Press: Developing Business Applications for the Web

by Anne Grubb June 14, 2017 0 Comments

Developing Business Applications for the WebWhether you are a novice or experienced developer, you will find Developing Business Applications for the Web - With HTML, CSS, JSP, PHP, ASP.NET, and JavaScript to be essential reading to hone your Web development skills in building applications that perform business tasks.

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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: 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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