Open Source

The Open Source Revolution comes to the IBMi:

With the inclusion of Node.js v6, JavaScript as well as other open source elements from 7.1 onwards. Its now possible take full advantage of the Open Source philosophy using Javascript and how it applies to the IBMi, as well as the technological requirements and enablements. The npm repository(repo) provides access to a large amount of easily usable functions.  The image on the right is one example of an IBMi specific repo.