Create, maintain and modernize applications on IBM i

Rational Developer for i
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IBM® Rational® Developer for i is an integrated development environment (IDE) built on the Eclipse platform. Designed for creating and maintaining applications on IBM i systems, it resides on the developer’s desktop, supporting development in both host-connected and disconnected modes.

The three editions of IBM Rational Developer for i represent the evolutions of products previously marketed under the following names: IBM Rational Developer for Power Systems Software RPG and COBOL Tools for i, IBM Rational Developer for Power Systems Software Power Tools for i, and IBM Rational Developer for i for SOA Construction.

Rational Developer for i helps derive more value from software development resources.

Increased developer productivity

Increased business agility

Increased team efficiency

Flexible packaging

All three editions of Rational Developer for i include tools to support C, C++, CL, DDS, and SQL development on IBM i:

Always up-to-date system requirement reports can be dynamically generated using the​ Software Product Compatibility Reports (SPCR) tool.

Enhanced tool support for fully free-form RPG

IBM® Rational® Developer for i V9.5 (RDi) provides new and enhanced capabilities

These are the new and notable updates to RDi at version v9.5

For more details and histories of earlier RDi product releases, visit the RDi Product Evolution Page: http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21681378

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