Programming in ILE RPG

Fifth Edition by Bryan Meyers and Jim Buck

Since its original publication, Programming in RPG IV  has given thousands of students and professionals a strong foundation in the essentials of business programming using RPG IV. Now, the long-awaited Fifth Edition, retitled Programming in ILE RPG, produces the most significant update to this “gold standard” book in many years. The book has been reorganized and updated to the newest software release. It includes exclusive coverage of free-format RPG, new attention to SQL, and expanded emphasis on ILE modules, procedures, and service programs. All-new programming exercises and assignments add even more value for learning.

“An essential guide to the language as well as a great reference.”
– Jon Paris and Susan Gantner

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Control Language Programming for IBM i

By Bryan Meyers and Jim Buck


Since its introduction in 1993, Control Language Programming for the AS/400 has been an integral part of hundreds of AS/400 college courses. The textbook has been a boon to students who plan to initiate careers as AS/400 programming professionals, as well as a must-read reference for programmers already in the workplace. Now Bryan Meyers and Jim Buck have updated this classic text with the publication of Control Language Programming for IBM i.

“Definitely an effective tool in helping me learn and implement CL.” –Eric C.

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Programming in RPG IV

Fourth edition by Bryan Meyers and Jim Buck


Since its original publication, Programming in RPG IV has given thousands of students and professionals a strong foundation in the essentials of business programming using RPG IV. Now Bryan Meyers has teamed up with Jim Buck to produce the most significant update to the book since that first edition. The all-new Fourth Edition is completely reorganized and rewritten to reflect the RPG IV style and techniques used by today’s most capable RPG technicians.

(The long-awaited Fifth Edition of this book is now available.)

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RPG IV Jump Start

Your Guide to the New RPG
Fourth Edition
By Bryan Meyers


Bryan Meyers has updated his indispensable guide to RPG IV to cover RPG’s latest enhancements to the language. Free-form calculations, new built-in functions, improved error handling, and more — all the V5 goodies are in here, demystified through clear explanations and numerous coding examples.

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