Jan/Feb 2016

Business Tech: The Point (of Sale)

Sometimes it seems that businesses have given up on expecting the best from their employees. We found a place where they aren’t even expecting competent. Let the barkeep pour you a straight shot of truth about The Point (of Sale).

OAUTH 2 Login with MultiValue BASIC . Part 3

Consuming web services like Avalara Saletax within your MultiValue applications is easy, but many web services are starting to require OAUTH 2 login authentication. OAUTH 2 adds an additional complexity to working with web services, but the complexity is much simpler than the documentation makes it look. This the final article on using OAUTH 2 and provides all the code needed to access OAUTH 2 web services.

/bin/bash-ing MultiValue

PROC is not the only scripting language available to the modern MultiValue programmer. Let’s see how Unix/Linux bash scripting can help us get the job done.

Building a Modern Line-Of-Business Application — Part 1

There has been many new Line-Of-Business applications developed for serval years. Most business software either addresses a missing piece of the overall, or is just an extension of the existing monolithic applications that have been around for 15-20 years. This is the start of an article series on exploring what it takes to build a Line-Of-Business application from scratch using the tools and features found in modern software technologies.