• Subject: RE: RPG TALENT--Global issue
  • From: Glenn Ericson <Glenn-Ericson@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 27 May 1998 22:42:33 -0400

At 05:36 PM 5/27/98, you wrote:
>The two terms RPG and AS/400 seem to have been inextricably linked - like
>mainframe and Cobol - and therein lies the problem. Unless we take it upon
>ourselves to "modernize" the image of the AS/400 to up and coming
>programers then it's probably doomed. RPG may have been our legacy but it
>certainly shouldn't - and won't - be our future. So why not give a 'C'
>course on the AS/400? That way we can teach familiarity with the machine
>and the operating system - far more valuable commodities than some
>rudimentary RPG.        
Tim  what  might the market  be for that skill today?
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