Sébastien Julliand is a product manager at ARCAD Software and has been working on bringing the IBM i and open systems worlds together for more than ten years. Driven by his enthusiasm for technical challenges and a strong development expertise in many languages, from RPGLE to Java, Julliand joined ARCAD's research and development as a functional and technical advisor, becoming a specialist on a wide range of products. Julliand is also involved in the development of several ARCAD products, particularly those focused on DevOps, and is specifically the product manager for ARCAD CodeChecker, a source code quality checker for IBM i for which Julliand brings his experience as a day-to-day developer.
November 6, 2019 Sebastien Julliand
Not every software project can have an all-knowing benevolent dictator looking through every line of code, and even all projects could have such a person to oversee the quality of the code, there is no reason to not automate as much of this very important code review job as is possible.
Luckily for IBM i shops, there is such a tool to help with code review, and in that sense, we suppose, you can install rather than hire that all-knowing benevolent dictator of application code. It’s called, appropriately enough, CodeChecker, and it has been available from ARCAD Software for quite …Read more