Does Your Application Modernization Pass The Productivity Test?

It usually isn’t very difficult to tell if a company that relies on outdated IT solutions urgently needs modernization. Many straightforward symptoms make it easy to diagnose the legacy IT infrastructure problem and prescribe application modernization as a cure.  Is development productivity key to successful app modernization? In general, the consistently declining productivity of software … …

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How To Save Money On Application Modernization Through APIs

Many enterprises have been discussing digital transformation and Industry 4.0 technologies for several years. Today, artificial intelligence, automation, Big Data, and other enterprise technologies are considered almost ordinary rather than advanced and innovative. In reality, however, you can still find thousands of organizations that continue to use outdated IBM i green-screen 5250 apps and other … …

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7 Common Misconceptions About IBM i Integration

Everyone knows that integrating the IBM i platform with third-party systems and components can be problematic. This is especially true today when digital transformation requires that all components of enterprise IT infrastructures interconnect and exchange data in real time. While the IBM i platform’s reputation for being difficult-to-integrate is partly true, however, it is also … …

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How to Get More Results Out of Your Software Quality Assurance

Modern-day software solutions continuously expand and evolve along their whole life cycle. As a result, they become more and more complex and all-encompassing in terms of performance and capability. Although this expansion is critical to rapid technology development, it also makes software products challenging to maintain. This is true for mobile apps, desktop programs, and … …

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How to Get More Results Out of Your .NET IBM i Applications

There is a reason over 10,000 organizations worldwide use IBM i for their IT infrastructure and don’t plan to change platforms soon. This long-standing “loyalty” is because IBM i has many strengths and offers significant technical advantages. These advantages include high reliability as well as great performance and security.  We have already covered the IBM … …

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Why You’re Failing At Automation

As the Fourth Industrial Revolution — Industry 4.0 — gains momentum, most businesses see the benefits of implementing the technologies driving the transformation. Even those business leaders who previously thought automation was unreliable understand its necessity. Simply put, automation is now a necessity for any organization that seeks a modern standard of efficiency and productivity. … …

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5 Reasons Why RPG Is A Hot Topic At COMMON POWERUp 2021

5 Reasons Why RPG Is A Hot Topic At COMMON POWERUp 2021

The RPG (the Report Program Generator) procedural programming language was first introduced back in 1959. Some now consider it a legacy language. Despite this, however, it will be a hot topic at the upcoming COMMON’s POWERUp 2021, the largest conference and networking event for IBM Power Systems users and solution providers. The event takes place … …

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Protect Your Existing Investment Through Modernization

Protect Your Existing Investment Through Modernization

We are living in the era of booming technological innovations and digital transformation. There are countless new tools and solutions designed to empower enterprises and simplify business processes being released every year. Despite this, IT departments in companies across all industries are currently working under more pressure than ever before.  Life cycles of enterprise technologies … …

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