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Events - 4 / 23 / 2013

Northeast IBM i User Groups Conference

April 22, 2013 - April 24, 2013

Framingham, MA

NEUGC is the largest technical conference in New England for IBM i.  Join Mike Pavlak, Zend Solution Consultant, to learn more about how Zend and IBM have teamed up to answer the call of the open source community by developing Zend DBi.  Zend DBi is the standard distribution of MySQL for IBM i and is available at no charge from the Zend website. Mike’s session will explore how to install Zend DBi and the IBM DB2 Storage Engine.  MySQL command line functions via PASE will be reviewed as will administering MySQL via the GUI shipped with Zend Server called phpMyAdmin.  The presentation will include history, examples and a live demonstration of the DB2 Storage Engine.


WEBINAR: Discovering the value of PHP on IBMi

April 23, 2013 - April 23, 2013

11am (UK)

Zend Solution Partner Binary Computer Services Ltd are a solution provider who have been supplying a unique service to their customers for over 25 years, based in the UK.

Join them for their webinar:
IBM i application development has evolved tremendously in the last several years and PHP makes a compelling case for IBM i customers looking to grow beyond the green screen. In this presentation on the 23rd April we will explore why PHP makes a suitable solution for business leaders and explore how the impact of the world’s most popular open source language has helped IBM i customers worldwide leverage their investments in the most reliable platform ever built. We will demystify many of the common misconceptions about PHP and explain the benefits and features of the Zend and IBM relationship as it pertains to PHP on IBM i.

Among the topics covered:
  • PHP within the Market
  • Using PHP to modernise i applications
  • PHP Skills Availability
  • Learning curve for traditional i developers (RPG & COBOL)
  • Overview of IBM and Zend Partnership
  • What is your present entitlement