Books by Bryan Meyers

Programming in RPG IV

Control Language Programming for IBM i

RPG IV Jump Start

Power Tips for RPG IV

VisualAge for RPG by Example

 
Online Classes

These online courses, deliver a focused, cost-effective learning environment directly to your office or home. Bryan Meyers personally leads these live classes online, giving you great interaction that will help you understand the concepts, at the moment you need it the most.

  • Live, interactive, instructor-led sessions
  • Participate from your own computer -- at home or at work
  • No travel hassles or expenses

In addition to regularly scheduled public classes, private online classes are also available. Contact Bryan Meyers for available dates.

Frequently Asked Questions


Upcoming public classes:

Class Dates Time
Programming in RPG IV
14-18 July  2014 11am-5pm Eastern
RPG IV and the Integrated Language Environment 4-7 August 2014 11am-5pm Eastern

 




RPG IV and the Integrated Language Environment Print E-mail

Bryan's very popular jump start class presents RPG IV and ILE for programmers who already know RPG III (RPG/400). Free-format, indicator-less programming, procedures, activation groups, built-in functions, modules, service programs -- they're all here!

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RPG IV for RPG Programmers Print E-mail

RPG Programmer Alert: Your existing RPG III skills are outdated; the last RPG III enhancement happened more than a decade ago. Modern RPG applications are written using RPG IV (aka ILE RPG/400).

Bryan's introductory course will leverage your current RPG III knowledge to bring you completely up to date on the new RPG IV syntax.

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SQL: Accessing Data, Database Design, Embedded SQL Programming Print E-mail

SQL is playing an ever-increasing IBM i role in enterprise database design, supplanting legacy DDS. This class shows you how to use industry-standard SQL Data Definition Language to build an IBM i database. In addition, it covers retrieving, analyzing, manipulating, and modifying your data using SQL Data Manipulation Language. The class will also cover embedding SQL statements into your RPG IV programs to combine the best of SQL and RPG IV.

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IBM i Concepts & CL Programming Print E-mail

The IBM i Concepts & CL Programming online presentation introduces overall IBM i (iSeries, AS/400) concepts, including object architecture, user interface, and basic work management concepts. In addition to providing a comprehensive introduction to IBM i, this class introduces Control Language programming concepts and helps you understand its primal position in the IBM i world, including its role in the Integrated Language Environment (ILE).

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Programming in RPG IV Print E-mail

This introductory RPG IV programming workshop presents RPG IV (ILE RPG/400) from start to finish. If you’re new to RPG, this class is for you. It covers all the language’s specifications and structures. The material in this class will arm you with the skills and knowledge you’ll need to build basic RPG programs.

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RPG IV Modules, Procedures & Service Programs Print E-mail

So you already know the new RPG IV syntax, but you're still writing programs the way you always have? It's time to take the next step toward modernizing your programming — with reusable modules, procedures, and service programs.

Bryan's presentation covers all the details about how you can exploit RPG IV to improve your applications' modularity, reliability, flexibility, maintainability, and performance.

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Control Language Programming for IBM i Print E-mail

This online workshop covers CL from start to finish. The "Control Language Programming" class introduces Control Language and helps you understand its primal position in the IBM i world, including its role in the Integrated Language Environment (ILE).

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