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System i Developer

Intense, Invigorating Training from the Leading IBM i Development Gurus

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System i* Developer (SiD) trains IBM i professionals in the most effective development techniques to modernize and extend mission-critical RPG and DB2* applications. The average IT department struggles to keep up with day-to-day work and still find time to keep its IBM i-centric applications vibrant and innovative. SiD partners Jon Paris, Susan Gantner and Paul Tuohy bring their expertise to bear to help companies find practical, achievable modernization paths through education and services.

The RPG & DB2 Summit

With a little help from their friends—other top experts in RPG IV, SQL, DB2, RSE, ILE, PHP, Web technologies and modern tools—Susan, Jon and Paul host the RPG & DB2 Summit, a highly interactive conference devoted exclusively to the needs of RPG and DB2 developers. This refreshingly different event focuses on use-it-today tips and techniques for IBM i developers who want to stay abreast of the latest advancements in IT. A trip to the Summit inspires innovation with updated skills and knowledge of new IBM i capabilities.

Development Services and Training

Susan, Jon and Paul also work with individual organizations to provide well-informed, unbiased advice and training on any IBM i development topic, from basic best practices to the newest, most advanced techniques. Whether you need to kick-start a critical development project, complete a proof of concept or train your entire development staff on newer technologies, they can help.

DB2 for IBM i Services and Training

Who doesn’t love IBM i’s integrated database? The trouble is, it’s so easy to administer that most companies don’t pay attention to it! Yet “new” DB2 for i functionality is one of the most critical success factors for modern applications.

SiD works with the best DB2 for IBM i experts they know in Rochester, Minn., to offer cost-effective services that make your database work harder and smarter. Database modernization, IBM i query modernization, database engineering, SQL performance—whatever your priority, the world’s top experts are ready to guide you.

Ongoing Education and Community

Join Susan, Jon, Paul and their Summit friends to build your skills, your career and your professional network.

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Free Downloads from Susan, Jon and Paul: “RSE Quick Start Guide” and “Our Favorite RSE Keyboard Shortcuts,” code samples from “Externalizing Database Processing” and the RPGLEDOC Documentation Utility.

System i Developer
(866) 716-5409
Founders: Jon Paris, Susan Gantner, Paul Tuohy, Skip Marchesani
Year founded: 2006

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