Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise

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...

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...

Fresche off the Line: Mobile-Friendly IBM i Analytics Help Health Care Providers Make Better Decisions

16:47 07 March in Blog, Green Screen Modernization, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise, Web & Mobile Development by Kevin Cronin

Same Powerful Engine No, this is isn’t a new car review. This is a great example of an IBM i organization that has modern web-based applications and dashboards as a core business offering. Mobile-Friendly IBM i Analytics Help Health Care Providers Make Better Decisions. The product is MedAxcess,...

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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...

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Part 2: Business Benefits of Strategic Web Applications for IBM i Shops

11:36 26 July in Blog, Green Screen Modernization, IT Strategy, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise, Web & Mobile Development by Kevin Cronin

Modernize Your Green Screens Simplify your Delivery Your green screen applications can be modernized and transformed so they are delivered in the browser. This can be done using third-party tools with minimal or no screen level customization! It is relatively low risk and can often be done...

Reasons to Join Me at COMMON’s POWERUp18

16:18 15 May in Blog, Green Screen Modernization, IBM i Developer Productivity, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise, Web & Mobile Development by Greg Patterson

I’m headed to San Antonio for COMMON’s POWERUp18 conference to mingle with industry people, collaborate with colleagues from far and wide, and of course, this year I also have several speaking sessions scheduled.  In addition to working in Fresche Solutions’ expo area, I have 5 speaking...

Overcoming IBM i Staffing Challenges to Meet Your Business Needs

12:00 15 June in Blog, IBM i Developer Productivity, IT Strategy, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise by Chris Koppe

IBM i staffing challenges shouldn’t get in the way of making your company more competitive. Competitive companies are always looking for ways to reduce costs and increase revenues – and this business reality strongly affects the IT department. Unless your company uses technology (including your IBM...

Why can’t you clone IBM i developers like you can clone sheep?

Why can’t you clone IBM i developers like you can clone sheep?

12:00 01 May in Application Services, Blog, IBM i Developer Productivity, Staff Augmentation / Skills & Expertise by Robert Rheault

After seeing researchers successfully clone a sheep, this was the first thought that crossed my mind: “If we could clone IBM i developers, our problems would be solved.” The population of legacy developers is rapidly dwindling and, when you have only a few RPG or COBOL...