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Next IMUG meeting:
February 21st, 2017


Date:         Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

Speaker:   Steve Croy - iSoftwerks Inc.



  Presentation:  Activation Groups on System i

Outline :

Activation Groups
An ILE Building Block
Take Out the Trash
What’s in the Bag?
Activation Group Scope
Activation Group Scope Management
Managing ILE Activation Groups
resources are left resident
          Job Activation groups
          Share resources
          Reduce overhead
          Pitfalls to Avoid (According to Jon Paris)
          Seven Deadly Sins of ILE 
          ILE and service programs may execute in the DAG
Application Exit Strategy using Activation Groups
RPG Program Exit Strategy
Example of other than normal return



Speaker Bio:


Steve is owner & President of  iSoftwerks, Inc, a Senior Application Developer at The General. and author.  He also works with HTML, CSS, and Java Script, and CGI.  He has been working with IBM Midrange systems since 1983 from S/3 Mod 15D to S/38 to AS/400, to the current IBM Power Systems.  In his spare time he writes novels and has 5 novels published.  He also has multiple RPG Development tips on his website ( ).    



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