Extend existing RPG assets to a web service-based approach

Rational Developer for i for SOA Construction provides the tools

From the developerWorks archives

Linda Cole

Date archived: December 20, 2016 | Last updated: October 04, 2011|First published: April 26, 2011

IBM® Rational® Developer for i for SOA Construction (sometimes referred to as RDi SOA) is a software bundle for IBM® System i® developers. Because it combines Rational® Developer for Power Systems Software™, RPG and COBOL development tools for IBM i (RD Power) and Rational® Business Developer, it offers a complete solution to rapidly extend existing RPG and COBOL applications to a web or SOA environment. This article describes a scenario where RDi SOA is used to leverage existing RPG assets and transition to a services-based approach for delivery of key business functions.

This content is no longer being updated or maintained. The full article is provided "as is" in a PDF file. Given the rapid evolution of technology, some steps and illustrations may have changed.



static.content.url=http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/js/artrating/
SITE_ID=1
Zone=Rational, IBM i, DevOps
ArticleID=649352
ArticleTitle=Extend existing RPG assets to a web service-based approach
publish-date=10042011