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SoftLanding Systems | SoftLanding boosts course of automation for contemporary IBM i software program developments in new TURNOVER® Lifecycle Manager launch

Source stream file administration and dashboard metrics speed up software program deployment for next-gen IBM i customers

PETERBOROUGH, NH, January 21, 2021 – SoftLanding Systems, the IBM i software program division of UNICOM® Global, has launched supply stream file administration into its IBM i software lifecycle administration resolution, TURNOVER® Lifecycle Manager (previously generally known as TURNOVER® for iSeries). The new software program launch additionally provides an improved internet consumer interface to help distant employees and for making software adjustments on the transfer.

Jim Fisher, SoftLanding Operations Manager

Jim Fisher, SoftLanding Operations Manager

The new capabilities assist future-proof IBM i improvement and provide improved ranges of flexibility, as Jim Fisher, SoftLanding Operations Manager, defined:
“This new and rebranded release has built on the heart and soul of TURNOVER’s core capabilities that have stood the test of time over the last 30 plus years. Our aim was to provide customers with an easy and familiar way to manage their stream file source code alongside their native IBM i source code. The added benefit of source stream files is that developers and software release technicians can also make use of open source tooling to extend their workflow capabilities beyond what’s possible with source code residing in the native QSYS file system.”

Fisher went on to say, “Coding in source stream files will undoubtedly hold appeal for next-gen developers as it will feel like a more natural fit for them. On a wider, organizational level it also provides the opportunity to align source code management across other platforms. That means that, as well as improving the user experience right now, this release paves the way for other new developments that will enable a more connected IT ecosystem going forward. We will be announcing more about that over the coming months.”

The new launch additionally consists of an improved internet consumer interface with dashboard metrics to permit simpler monitoring and administration of software adjustments from any location. This offers higher oversight and adaptability for organizations managing groups throughout a number of places, together with an growing variety of house employees, stated Fisher:
“In the current climate businesses are looking to accelerate new software deployment and manage people and projects scattered across many more locations than ever before. Dashboards allow customers to keep track of their software changes moment to moment and react quickly to new business requirements. Users can quickly gain high-level project insights, and drill down interactively for more detailed information about system changes and developments. Project, development and release managers will all benefit from being able to visualize information in this way.”

The internet interface additionally offers higher agility whereas managing software program adjustments remotely or on the transfer, as an illustration whereas implementing and monitoring software program enhancements which can be being promoted to manufacturing.

Other new software program releases from SoftLanding
In addition to TURNOVER® Lifecycle Manager, SoftLanding has launched new, rebranded variations of accompanying merchandise and interfaces inside the suite, together with TURNOVER® Data Manager, TURNOVER® SVN, TURNOVER® for CA 2E, TURNOVER® for LANSA and TURNOVER® ProGen Plus.

There are additionally rebranded merchandise throughout SoftLanding’s automation suite – AUTOMON®, and menu administration options – CENTRAL® as a part of a division-wide alignment train.

The new software program releases can be found to clients with a present license for the answer.


About SoftLanding® Systems
SoftLanding, a division of UNICOM® Global, focuses on software program options for the IBM i and Power Systems platform.

SoftLanding’s software lifecycle administration resolution helps IT groups to deploy software program adjustments sooner, with much less effort, and eliminates errors all through the whole improvement course of.

The firm’s enterprise content material administration resolution releases the facility of digital communications by internet, cellular and electronic mail channels, with out adjustments to current IT methods and purposes.

SoftLanding’s automated operations and efficiency administration options hold core enterprise methods working at optimum ranges and forestall unplanned software downtime. The firm’s menu administration options provide easy accessibility to company enterprise purposes working on IBM i.

About UNICOM® Global
UNICOM Global consists of greater than fifty (50) company entities encompassing a variety of companies throughout all geographic areas. With its company headquarters in Los Angeles, California, to workplaces in Illinois, Kentucky, Florida, Massachusetts, Maryland, Minnesota, New Hampshire, North Carolina, New Jersey, Texas and Virginia, all through EMEA within the UK, Ireland, Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Denmark, Belgium, Switzerland and the UAE, and throughout Asia/Pacific with places in Japan, China, India, Australia, Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and the Philippines.

UNICOM Global gives deep in-house sources and versatile IT options to our companions worldwide. UNICOM Global focuses on buying and integrating mature and rising mid-cap NASDAQ, London Stock Exchange AIM and German publically-traded corporations in know-how, financing, IT, actual property, and enterprise companies. Please go to our web sites for extra details about the companies, merchandise and options that UNICOM Global gives: UNICOM Global – Assets, capital and funding administration UNICOM Systems – IBM Mainframe software program merchandise UNCOM Government (previously NASDAQ: GTSI) – Government IT options UNICOM Engineering (previously NASDAQ: NEI) – Appliance platform UNICOM Science and Technology Parks UNICOM Technology Park – Innovation Labs in Virginia UNICOM Science and Technology Park – Innovation Labs in New Jersey UNICOM Capital – Business and Financial Services solidDB – In-memory relational database administration system USRobotics – Data communications merchandise Memeo – Enterprise-grade Secure File Sharing for the Cloud Firetide – Wireless know-how options for safety and transportation DETEC – Document composition merchandise SoftLanding Systems – IBM i software program merchandise Macro 4 (previously LONDON: MAO) – Document Management merchandise illustro – z/OS and z/VSE software program merchandise iET Solutions – ITIL® ITSM software program merchandise Eden – Mergers & Acquisitions, Business & Financial Services, and Real Estate – Hardware, Software, Outsourcing and Professional Services

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