TUG Buzz! for Wednesday October 3, 2018


  1. Future Plans - TESs and more...
  2. Technical Education Seminar - Full Day with Jon Paris Oct. 24
  3. Stay Connected - Confirm your subscription to TUG Buzz

Hello IBM i community member:

We have a very exciting year ahead! Instead of a 2-day conference in the Spring, we are planning a series of one-day Technical Education Seminars (TESs) in October, February, and April. There will be a special discounted rate for members in good standing. These seminars will each feature one or two speakers for a full-day of in-depth IBM i-related training.

These seminars are in addition to the FREE MoMs scheduled for September, November, January, March and May. The annuial Golf Tournament will round out the schedule for a total of 9 events in our 34th year (almost one every month!)

TES: Procedures & Service Programs from A to Z

Wednesday October 24, 2018

LOCATION: Sandman Signature Mississauga

5400 Dixie Road, Mississauga, ON, L4W 4T4

SPEAKER: JON PARIS (Partner/400)

               ** FREE Parking **

      Ted HoltAGENDA for October 24th

      ADMISSION:  $249 for TUG members
                             $349 non-members)

  Registration  7:30 am - 8:30 am
  Continental Breakfast  7:30 am - 8:30 am
  Morning workshop  8:30 am – 12:00 noon
  Lunch  12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
  Afternoon workshop  1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

It has been many years since Jon coded a subroutine. These days he much prefers to use RPG procedures instead. They make great subroutine replacements and make your programs both easier to read and maintain. The result is applications that are faster to build, easier to debug and more reliable. But procedures are just the beginning. To fully exploit them in your applications you need to package them into Service Programs so that you can share them easily and efficiently among multiple programs... (read more)

Register at: www.tug.ca/rep/signon.php

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