October 6, 2017

The highlights for CM MatchPoint 6.1 are: CM MatchPoint has been enhanced to allow syncing your models from Subversion. Before you extract a local model from a group model, the group model will be synced to your local workstation from subversion. The local model can then be extracted and worked with as before. Before the

April 4, 2017

By Andrew Leggett / Sr. Application Consultant If you are looking to enhance the appearance of your CM WebClient applications, there are a couple of ways to specify CSS for individual or similar controls. Use the ‘class=’ control name parameter to specify the CSS classes to apply for the control.  For example, the Apply button has

January 3, 2017

By Abram Darnutzer, Sr. Application Consultant All modern browsers have scalable vector graphic (SVG) file support. But there are several display options for these files. The simplest method is to display the file directly as an image: <img src=”test.svg” alt=”My Test SVG File”> However, in so doing, you lose a unique function of SVG files

January 3, 2017

By Abram Darnutzer / Sr. Application Consultant With HTML5/JavaScript applications, item positioning on a screen falls into two categories: relative positioning or absolute positioning. Absolute positioning for mobile applications should be avoided (with few exceptions) since mobile devices vary greatly. Relative positioning can be tricky to get just right, however. Below are a few quick

January 3, 2017

By Denise Kalm | Industry Expert A new, clean web page isn’t built in a day — it requires major testing before going live. Web pages are software, and software is prone to bugs. Problems with your pages can seriously affect your line of business, and the wide visibility of a web page harbors the

February 11, 2015

The most significant feature in CA 2E r8.7 is the ability to convert a DDS database file to SQL without having to recompile the functions associated with the file. This capability makes moving to a modern SQL database rather easy. In the past, communication between Java and web developers was hampered because CA 2E generated

January 29, 2015

It’s Time for the 2015 CA 2E/CA Plex 7th Developers Conference Join the CA Community, Partners and Customers for this Premier Developer and Analyst Event in Austin, TX Hello again to the Worldwide CA 2E/Plex Community, Early Bird registration for only US$249 is now open for the 7th CA 2E/CA Plex Developers Conference, to be

November 11, 2014

Hello all! My name is Jason Olson and I am one of the newest members of the CM First team. I’m happy to be with this fine group, and Mark Schroeder has asked if I would pen a series of articles on IBM i administration and system maintenance. I thought a good place to start

November 11, 2014

This article is the first in a series of articles that will provide a basic introduction to the function options for each type of 2E function.  The first function we will look at is the Execute External Function. Commit control Generation mode Copy back messages Send all error messages Reclaim resources Generate error routine Close