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Custom IBM i Development & Training

Susan Gantner and Jon Paris offer a range of development services to help you leverage key IBM i technologies in your unique environment. Whether you need to kick-start a critical development project, or train your development staff on new technologies, we can help. Choose from these services to build a program that's perfect for your situation.

  • TRAINING: Targeted education tailored to your specific needs and environment.
  • CONSULTING: Application reviews to help you find the best path forward to achieve your development goals.
  • SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT: Pilot projects to show you how to implement new technologies.
  • MENTORING: Ongoing help for developers who are implementing new technologies.

Sample Training Topics

Choose from any IBM i development topic, including those listed below. Your instructor will work closely with you to build a specific agenda and a schedule that best suits your needs and the current skill levels of your staff.

  • Intro to IBM i and RPG
  • SQL for IBM i Developers
  • Web Services & RPG
  • Modernizing Your RPG Applications
  • Modernizing Your DB2 for i Database
  • RDi, ACS or other development tools
  • Subroutines to Subprocedures & Service Programs
  • Using Embedded SQL in RPG IV
  • Stored Procedures and Triggers
  • Moving to RPG IV and ILE (or Advanced RPG IV and ILE)
  • XML, JSON or DATA-INTO for RPG Programmers
  • RPG and the Web
  • Building RPG APIs

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SiD Services & Events

Custom Training

As the SiD team or as individuals, Susan Gantner and Jon Paris offer a wide range of custom services to help you leverage key IBM i technologies in your unique environment.

Deep Dive Workshops

Take a giant leap forward in one of today's critical IBM i development skills. These live workshops offer a half day of in-depth learning with practical code examples and handouts to continue using as a reference.

Summit Lunch & Learn

Available free through April 30, 2024, these 75-minute sessions cover technical tips and IBM i development tool demos. Featuring Susan Gantner, Jon Paris, and their ISV guests.