AS/400 Education: Silveredge Is Presenting at NAViGATE 2021!

April 28th, 2021

In addition to attending EXPO in person, Silveredge Consulting will also be presenting a session at Common NAViGATE 2021! Silveredge’s Doug Artis will present a session on Dashboards: The Case for KPI’s and Business Users on Wednesday, May 26th at 9am!

Doug will demonstrate the WHY of graphical user interface based dashboards – how they connect the technical programmer’s point of view with the various business needs of management within a company. Illustrations of relevant models within an organization will be shown as examples.

EXPO

And as always, don’t forget to stop by and say hi to Silveredge at EXPO on May 24th & 25th! Network and meet with colleagues and vendors, including Silveredge. Ambrose Marton (co-founder) and Doug Artis (consultant) will be there in person. Don’t hesitate to let us know how we may be able to help you. In addition to stopping by for a chat, we can set up zoom meetings on the fly for a more personalized experience. No matter what challenges you are facing, chances are – we’ve done that!

More Information

For more detailed information including registration info, please visit COMMON NAViGATE 2021 Conference & Expo – IBM Power Systems Education.

We can’t wait to see you there!

AS/400 Education: COMMON NAViGATE 2021: Silveredge Will Be There!

April 27th, 2021

Finally, COMMON NAViGATE 2021 is here! This spring’s conference will be a hybrid of in-person and virtualized sessions and will be just as thought-provoking as ever.  The conference will take place in Columbus, OH from May 24th through 26th. Like previous events, this is a great opportunity for AS/400 education and networking!

In addition, Silveredge’s Doug Artis will be presenting a session on Dashboards: The Case for KPI’s and Business Users on Wednesday, May 26th at 9am! Users will be exposed to the WHY of graphical user interface based dashboards in an effort to bridge the technical programmer’s point of view with the various business needs of management within a company. Instances of appropriate templates in an organization will be shown as examples.

Overview

Over 100 speakers will present over 250 quick-hit sessions covering areas to help your company get the most out of your investment in the AS/400 system and for you to advance your professional development.

There’ll be sessions covering areas to enhance your skills, such as: Application Development; Business and Personal Development; Database; Hardware; Middleware; Security; Systems Management and Security. Pick one area or engage in sessions from multiple areas, whichever works best for you.

EXPO

This year’s EXPO promises to be as exciting as ever! EXPO is always an exciting networking opportunity to meet with IBM collegues and vendors, including Silveredge. We’ll be attending in person, so please stop by our booth and say hi to Ambrose Marton (co-founder) and Doug Artis (consultant).

Let us know how we may be able to help you.  In addition to stopping by for a chat, we can set up zoom meetings on the fly for a more personalized experience. No matter what challenges you are facing, chances are – we’ve done that!

More Information

For more detailed information including registration info, please visit COMMON NAViGATE 2021 Conference & Expo – IBM Power Systems Education.

We can’t wait to see you there!

AS/400 Education: COMMON POWERUp20: We’re Virtually There!

August 28th, 2020

At long last, COMMON POWERUp20 is finally here! This year’s conference has been rescheduled and virtualized and promises to be just as engaging as ever.  The conference will run virtually from September 14th through 17th, with workshops following on September 18th. As always, this is a great opportunity for AS/400 education and networking!

Overview

Over 100 speakers will present over 250 sessions covering at least 15 areas to help your company leverage your investment in the AS/400 system and for you to advance your IT skills and career.  (Yes, we know that it is no longer the AS/400.  Problem is: search engines show everyone still searches on AS/400 rather than the re-names!)

There’ll be sessions covering areas to enhance your technical skills, such as: Application Development; Business Development;  Database; Internet of Things (IoT); Middleware; Open Source Languages; RPG; Security; Systems Management; Virtualization; and Web Applications. Focus on a single area or participate in sessions from multiple areas, whichever works best for you.

EXPO

All of this means this year’s EXPO will be more exciting than ever! EXPO is an incredible networking opportunity to meet with IBM i peers and vendors, including Silveredge. Stop by our virtual booth and say hi to Lou Boers (VP-Technical Services), Sue Boers (President), Ambrose Marton (co-founder), and some of our consultants.  With the number of hours available to you, we should be available most of the time in addition to the Expo hours.

Let us know how we may be able to help you.  In addition to chat, we can set up zoom meetings on the fly for a more personalized experience. No matter what challenges you are facing, chances are – we’ve done that!

More Information

For more detailed information including registration info, please visit COMMON POWERUp20 Conference & Expo – IBM Power Systems Education.

We look forward to seeing you there!

AS/400 Education: COMMON POWERUp20 and Silveredge Consulting

February 25th, 2020

The spring thaw will be here before we know it, which means the COMMON POWERUp20 Conference is coming up soon! This year’s conference is in Atlanta, GA from April 20th through 23rd. Additionally, there will be preconference sessions on April 19th. This is a great opportunity for AS/400 education and networking!

Overview

Over 100 speakers will present over 350 sessions covering at least 20 areas to help your company leverage your investment in the AS/400 system and for you to advance your IT skills and career.  (Yes, we know that it is no longer the AS/400.  Problem is: search engines show everyone still searches on AS/400 rather than the re-names!)

There’ll be sessions covering areas to enhance your technical skills, such as: Application Development; Database;  Hardware; High Availability Resilience; IFS; IT Strategy; Java Language; Linux; Lotus Collaboration; Middleware; Mobile and Modernization; Open Source Languages; RPG; Security; Systems Management; Virtualization; and Web Applications.

Also, there will be courses to improve your “soft” skills, such as Client Connectivity, Developing Business Skills, IT Leadership and Management, Networking, and Personal Development. Focus on a single area or participate in sessions from multiple areas, whichever works best for you.

EXPO

All of this means this year’s EXPO will be more exciting than ever! EXPO is an incredible networking opportunity to meet with IBM i peers and vendors, including Silveredge. Stop by and say hi to Lou Boers, VP-Technical Services and Ambrose Marton, one of the owners of the firm.  They don’t often appear together, so it’s fun to pose tech questions to them and see them try to “out tech” one another.  Don’t tell them you saw it here!

Remember to stop by and register for our raffle, and let us know where we can help. Chances are – we’ve done that!

More Information

For more detailed information including registration info, please visit COMMON POWERUp20 Conference & Expo – IBM Power Systems Education.

We look forward to seeing you there!

RPG & DB2 Spring Summit 2020. Stop By and See Silveredge!

February 25th, 2020

OVERVIEW

We can’t wait for the RPG & DB2 Spring 2020 Summit in Dallas, TX from March 24th – 26th! Once again, a “headstart” day of several hands-on workshops will be offered on Monday, March 23rd.

DESCRIPTION

This Summit is a great way for developers to augment their IBM i skills and knowledge. Susan Gantner, Jon Paris, and Paul Tuohy will be joined by many additional industry renowned guest instructors who will present more than 60 sessions over the three days in a vast array of pertinent IBM i subjects. These will include the latest methods and best practices for immediate use in IBM i application innovation, web development, and mobile apps. More precisely, the topics will include: RPG IV, ILE, and Free Form RPG; SQL; DB2 for i capabilities; Application Modernization; Leveraging RPG for Web & Mobile Apps; Open Source for IBMi; IBMi Data Analytics; Web Services; ACS, RDi, Git and other modern tools.

And as always, there will also be lots of networking opportunities! During this year’s summit, you’ll have lots of chances during breaks, lunches, dinners, and the Expo segments to talk with the guest instructors, vendors, and your peers in a slightly more casual and highly educational setting.

THE EXPO

In addition to all of the informative sessions, the EXPO is the place to be! Please join us at the Silveredge booth to chat with Lou Boers, VP-Technical Services and one of our consultants. We provide programming and analytical services to the IBMi community, driving value and quality to our customers and we’ve been doing that successfully since 1987.  We always look forward to seeing old friends and meeting new ones. Sign up for our raffle and let us know how we can help you. Chances are – we’ve done that!

WHERE TO REGISTER for the RPG & DB2 Spring 2020 Summit

Don’t forget to use Silveredge’s custom promo code – SILVER. Using that code will give you a $200 discount off individual Summit registration starting on February 19th. For more detailed information and registration information on the Summit, please visit System i Developer – The RPG & DB2 Spring 2020 Summit. You will be glad you did!