How to Keep your IBM i Environment Secure and Future-Proof it
IBM i modernization projects are complex. Multiple issues need to be considered with modernization. How ‘deep’ you go in refactoring the code is one example. Another point is the length and breadth of the database...
There are some fundamental parts in almost all IBM i modernization projects:
- Reengineer the database (DB2 for i)
- Refactor the code (RPG or COBOL)
- Improve the user interface (DDS or panels)
Of course, the details of these three components are what makes modernization discussions so interesting.