STREAM delivery management new features and news

Since the turn of the year, Proximity has released a host of new features and functionality for STREAM, the cloud-based delivery and transport management software application. There was also news of a another innovation award in May.

Read More

Extend, modernise and mobilise your IBM i ERP system

At the core of the majority of IBM i-based manufacturing businesses is an enterprise resourcing planning (ERP) application. Sadly, a large number of these applications are still accessed by green screens and can be seen by users and senior management as outdated.

Modernising and extending your IBM i ERP system can be a cost-effective way to maximise your investment in the IBM i – and stay on the platform.

Read More

Infor launches EAM 11.2 with expanded industry functionality

Leading provider of enterprise business application, Infor has announced the launch of the latest version of their award-winning enterprise asset management (EAM) software. Infor EAM 11.2 provides significant enhancements to its core functionality for industries such as facility management, hospitality, transit, fleet management and manufacturing.

Read More

Introducing WebSmart for Node.js Beta

When IBM announced that Node.js would be joining the ranks of open source languages available on the IBM i, it created a great deal of excitement in the IBM i developer community.

Building on the success of the WebSmart tool for rapidly developing web and mobile applications on the IBM i, BCD Software has announced the launch of WebSmart for Node.js Beta, which will be available later on this month – and on general release in the next three months.

Read More

Pick of the COMMON annual meeting workshops

Mardi Gras, distinct architecture, jazz and the Mississippi River await the delegates at the 2016 COMMON Annual Meeting and Exposition in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Taking place from Saturday 14 May to Wednesday 18 May at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel. The event will feature some of the biggest names in the IBM i community, including the likes of Aaron Bartell, Alison Butterill, Scott Forstie, Pete Massiello, Dawn May, Steve Will, Stephanie Rabbani and Mike Pavlak to name but a few.

Here’s my personal pick of the workshops available over the five days.

Read More