November 19, 2007 Timothy Prickett Morgan
I have a question for all of you. A number of development tool vendors have been putting on their thinking caps as we close one year and get ready to open a new one, and just by way of coincidence, have asked the same question in a number of slightly different ways. The question is this: Does the lack of native .NET support hurt the System i platform? Said another way, would some kind of native .NET support help it?
What these vendors and IT Jungle are looking for is more than just an opinion, of course. What we really