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Upcoming Webcasts for June, 2017


Wednesday, June 7, 2017
at 7:00 AM PST (Los Angeles) / 16H00 PM CET (Paris)

Advanced Security for PowerBuilder
and .NET Applications

See how to modernize the security of PB and .NET applications
  • Authenticate users with their Windows account (Integration with Active Directory)
  • Single Sign-On (SSO): run the application without prompting for a user's credentials
  • Centralize security among several technologies (PB, .NET, Java, etc.)
  • Auditing : keep track of users and administrators operations
  • Secure SaaS and multi-tenant applications
  • Delegate the daily security administration to Clients, or Business Managers


Thursday, June 15, 2017
at 7:00 AM PST (Los Angeles) / 16H00 PM CET (Paris)

Analyze PowerBuilder,
Oracle & SQL Server Code

How to simplify the maintenance or modernization of you code:
  • Find where a column, a variable, a function is used in your code
  • Generate a CRUD matrix - which objects query which table
  • Compare several versions of your code
  • Understand complex chains of calls
  • Generate a documentation of PowerBuilder and Database code
  • Find dependencies with dlls, and prepare a 64 bits migration
  • Find unused or duplicate objects, code causing poor performances...


Wednesday, June 21, 2017
at 8:00 AM PST (Los Angeles) / 17H00 PM CET (Paris)

Appeon and Web Service Integration

Hands-on approach on how to consume a Web Service in Appeon.
The contribution can show how to create in PB Classic a Web Service that connects to a datasource and manipulate data. Then the Appeon application retrieves the results either from code and the built-in WS datawindow feature.
Presenter: Marco Meoni, Appeon Expert

Read the original blog entry...

More Stories By Chris Pollach

Chris Pollach is a Senior Consultant with over 30 years experience in Systems and Software Analysis, Development, Maintenance and Technical Support, mainly in the areas of GUI Design, MS-Windows Programming, Java / .NET Programming, Wireless, Application / Web Server Design & Programming, Object Oriented Development Tools and Methodologies, Data Base, Data Communications and Network application development. He has participated in numerous technical, planning and management roles, as well as consulted and educated in these fields for a diverse clientele. He is also the owner of “Software Tool & Die Inc.” a company dedicated to provide custom software and education solutions on Object Oriented business systems.

As an educator, Chris is certified to teach PowerBuilder (first in Canada), MS-SQLServer, Sybase’s Enterprise Application Studio and EAServer integrated application/web development environment. He is former Certified SilverStream developer (CSSD) and current Certified PowerBuilder Developer – Associate / Professional (CPD-P) as well as a Certified Sybase Tools Instructor (CSI).

Chris has written numerous articles in various popular personal computer magazines, newsletters and is the author of the PowerGuide and PowerExpert products as well as the STD Foundation Classes. Currently, Chris has developed a Foundation Class library for Sybase's PocketBuilder, SAP's PowerBulder and EAServer products and now Appeon Web & mobile products that integrates JSP or ASP web development, Section 508 / CLF web standards and mobile applications. A new Web Service framework has also been released for IIs to support PowerBuilder based web service NVUO's!

Chris recently became a 2nd Degree Black in the TaeKwonDo martial art and has developed a Martial Art multimedia study guide using the Component-One “Doc2Help” and Sybase PowerBuilder products. Since the fall of 2004 he became a TaeKwonDo instructor for the City of Ottawa’s Goulbourn program. He has also been certified with the World TaeKwonDo Federation (February 2005 - 1st Dan and October 2008 - 2nd Dan).

Chris was awarded the Sybase “Innovation and Achievement” award for 2005 as voted for by the International Sybase User Group (ISUG). This award was presented for innovations to the PocketBuilder mobile development product, contributions to the PowerBuilder News groups and support of the Ottawa Sybase User Group.

To round his management and leadership skills, Chris is the former president of the Kiwanis Club of Goulbourn and still volunteers his time with the service clubs in his area. He is also the coordinator of the Ottawa Sybase User group and a certified NAUI scuba instructor. For the last three years, Chris has been voted onto the ISUG Board of Directors and holds the position of "Director - North American User Groups".

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