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Meeting Date
Wednesday, April 21, 2021




at the Virtual, room
in Westbury, Long Island


The Presession starts at 5pm
The Networking and Cocktail hour starts at 6pm

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7:00pm: Enterprise DevOps for IBM i

Ray Bernardi
Arcad

Presentation Description

Lead your IBM I into a modern DevOps world. Most organizations develop in multiple technologies, across multiple platforms, on premise and Cloud.R39; Many have already established DevOps pipelines based on enterprise or open source tools such as Git, Jenkins and Jira, or all-in-one toolstacks such as Azure DevOps. In this session, you will learn how to:
* Include RPG and COBOL development in an end-to-end CI/CD pipeline across all technologies
* Standardize on Git as common source code repository
* Leverage collaborative tools such as GitHub, GitLab and Bitbucket on IBM i


About Ray Bernardi

Ray Bernardi is Senior Solutions Architect based in Peterborough, New Hampshire who joined Arcad in 2007. Ray has been on the IBM i in pre- and post-sales roles for more than 30 years with expertise in Application Lifecyle Management (ALM) and IBM i modernization. He heads up client evaluations and POCs for clients of all sizes for a broad range of offerings from DevOps to open system integration (Git, Jira, Jenkins, etc.), to Test suites, and multi-platform Deployment tools. Ray has an extensive overall knowledge of the Midrange and has the unique knack for making complicated concepts easy. Ray has presented at COMMON and other technical conferences around the world and has authored articles in several System i publications on the subject of application analysis and modernization, SQL, and business intelligence.