IBM i Developer Productivity

Happy 31st Birthday, IBM i

11:25 21 June in Blog, Code & Database Transformation, Green Screen Modernization, IBM i Developer Productivity, IT Strategy, Reporting and Document Distribution, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise, Web & Mobile Development by Trevor Perry

Happy birthday, IBM i. What’s the significance of this celebration that June 21st has for the IBM i community? IBM chose the release date of the AS/400 to celebrate the start of what has become the modern IBM i on Power Systems platform. So there’s...

Java and i (Part 1) – How to Connect Spring Boot to the IBM Db2 for i Database

09:47 01 May in Blog, Code & Database Transformation, Green Screen Modernization, IBM i Developer Productivity by Claudio Lawira

Introduction This is the first part of a series of technical articles about Java and IBM i integration, called "Java and i" (yes, some pun intended). We will explore running Java applications on IBM i and leveraging the integrated IBM Db2 for i database. Initially, we will...

Robert Arce

How to Approach IBM i Database Field Resizing

15:28 22 March in Blog, IBM i Developer Productivity, IT Strategy, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise by Robert Arce

Robert Arce is the foremost field resizing expert at Fresche Solutions. When he came to Fresche he immediately adopted X‑Resize, Fresche’s solution to help automate resizing projects. He truly believes in the efficacy of the product and its usefulness in any field resizing effort for...

Watson AI

New Training Series Helps IBM i Community Capitalize on Power of Watson AI

14:20 06 February in Blog, IBM i Developer Productivity, IT Strategy, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise by Christine McDowell

The old adage “knowledge is power” takes on new heights when you throw AI into the mix and start running your business by the data. Powerful data analytics, automation, cloud computing and machine learning are catapulting organizations in their markets. All of this insight provides...

Newlook Suite

The improved, smart approach to IBM i modernization with Newlook 10.6

11:28 31 October in Blog, Green Screen Modernization, IBM i Developer Productivity, Web & Mobile Development by Judi Gibson

Newlook 10.6 As you may already know, Newlook Suite is an integrated toolset that simplifies and improves the process of generating graphical UIs and modernizing IBM i applications. Numerous clients, including Adidas, Volvo, Vail Resorts and Stafford Group have used it to give their IBM i applications...

What’s New in IBM i Green Screen UI Modernization with Presto 7.3

15:41 17 October in Blog, Green Screen Modernization, IBM i Developer Productivity, Web & Mobile Development by Marcel Sarrasin

From out of the Box to Enhanced to Mobile… to Version 7.3 We recently released Presto 7.3, the latest version of one of our green screen UI modernization solutions. This version includes several exciting enhancements that make your modernized IBM i screens more intuitive for end users...

Innovation Through Your IBM i Applications: Removing the IDK Effect

15:43 03 July in Blog, IBM i Developer Productivity, IT Strategy by Robert Arce

As IT professionals, we should always think about how to improve processes and methods. One of my own experiences involved the need to improve the way orders were being picked in a warehouse. Ultimately, it involved creating management software and using pick-to-light equipment. The improvement reduced the product...