RPG-XML Suite at Work

New! Compiled Templates for RPG-XML Suite

Change (or in this case, updates) can be so, so good! Beginning with v3.0 of RPG-XML Suite, Krengeltech has introduced a new and improved method of composing XML via a template. We like to call this new method “compiled templates” and it has some great advantages: Accessing the IFS at run time is eliminated and performance is improved as a result. The CRTRPGTPL command provides actual RPG variable names for your program to reference, eliminating

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Recent Blog Posts

Parsing JSON with RPG-XML Suite 3.3

With the release of RPG-XML Suite version 3.3, Krengel Technology is bringing JSON to the IBM i. JSON is becoming increasingly popular in web service communication, and we are eager to help our customers take full advantage of this powerful, flexible data interchange format. In this series of tutorials, we

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Composing JSON with RPG-XML Suite 3.3

With the release of RPG-XML Suite version 3.3, Krengel Technology is bringing JSON to the IBM i. Take advantage of our extensive toolkit to easily build your web service communication solution, all in native RPG. What is JSON? Much like XML, JSON is a data interchange format – a way

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Address Validation with RPG-XML Suite

When your business depends on shipping and mailing, a lot rides on the accuracy of your address data. Fortunately, many of the biggest names in the shipping industry offer address validation web services, and RPG-XML Suite

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Now in RPG-XML Suite 3.3 – JSON support!

We’re constantly working to roll out new products and features and we’ve got big news for RPG-XML Suite 3.3 – it includes JSON support! With our new APIs, you can compose, transmit, and parse JSON data using RPG on your IBM i. What is JSON? The acronym JSON (pronounced JAY-son) stands

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TLSv1.2 impact on IBM i Business Partner Communications

As an IBM i independent software vendor (ISV), our software solutions are designed around the functionality available with the base IBM i operating system. With the inception of TLSv1.2 as the new standard of secure communications, many of our customers have been exposed to changes and potential disruptions in their

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Verifone & Ingenico EMV Chip Card Terminals with IBM i

As of October 1, 2015 the Payment Networks’ liability shift has officially been in effect. For businesses that accept magstripe credit cards, this means that the liability for accepting fraudulent transactions has officially shifted from the bank to you. That’s a big deal. Credit cards traditionally have come with a

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Rest easy with full REST web service support in RPG-XML Suite 3.2

RPG-XML Suite Version 3.2 Officially Released Since the January 2014 introduction of the new RXS3 API and its improvements, our RPG-XML Suite customers have continued to make suggestions for even more features and new functionality. At Krengeltech we embrace these suggestions to allow developers to leverage their existing RPG skills

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RPG Order Entry, Credit Cards & First Data

This past month we were contacted by a company running on IBM i. The question: Can you help me process credit cards using First Data from our legacy RPG order entry system? The answer: Absolutely! RPG-XML Suite can be used to facilitate XML communications from RPG with any business partner

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Recent Blog Posts

Address Validation with RPG-XML Suite

When your business depends on shipping and mailing, a lot rides on the accuracy of your address data. Fortunately, many of the biggest names in the shipping industry offer address validation web services, and RPG-XML Suite

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