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Tuesday, April 25 • 5:15pm - 5:35pm
328: Are You Coding Efficiently? Microsoft VS compared to RDi

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Take a deep dive into the advantages and disadvantages of using Microsoft Visual Studio and Rational Developer for i for your IBM i environment. Learn the differences between the two tools and instances on when to use one tool versus the other.

Learning Objectives:
1. Compare and contrast two similar tools, break down the pros and cons of each
2. Learn ideas and advantages for how to improve development efficiency using modern toolsets
3. Learn from a real use case about when Microsoft VS used in tandem with existing RPG development

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Bill Onion

Managing Director, Briteskies
I'm a life-long IBM i Fan! Basically born and raised on this awesome platform. Now, I'm leading the Briteskies team as we help companies to: 1) Leverage their investment in IBM i by extending the life of their RPG-based applications, 2) Integrate their IBM i systems with 3rd party... Read More →

Tuesday April 25, 2023 5:15pm - 5:35pm MDT
Plaza Court 4
  Programmer Tools
  • Session Level All
  • Audience Modern language developers, System Admins, RPG developers