IBM i Modernisation Engine for Lifecycle Integration

IBM i Modernization Engine for Lifecycle Integration is a set of modern DevOps tools running in Red Hat OpenShift containers that assists software developers in the modernization of legacy IBM i applications.

Build and deploy next-gen IBM i apps to realize the full value of hybrid cloud and multi-platform CI/CD implementation. IBM i Modernization Engine for Lifecycle Integration guides your software developers with restful interface connections and enterprise messaging technologies that empower them to add new business value to your IBM i applications.


Faster provisioning

Spin-up IBM i development environments quickly and take them down when you’re done.

Modernized IBM i applications

Automate the conversion of fixed-format RPG to free-form RPG.

Reduced time to market

Build new IBM i business applications quickly and deploy them faster than ever before.

Single DevOps pipeline

Streamline application development with a single DevOps pipeline from test to production.

Accelerated developer onboarding

Reduce the learning curve for new developers with modern technologies like Git and Jenkins.

Cloud enabled

Allow IBM i applications to realize the value of hybrid cloud with multi-platform CI/CD implementation.


Automated security and testing

Ensures applications are written securely across the entire development lifecycle

Continuous feedback

Implements CI/CD for new IBM i application development


Containerizes applications for portability to different environments and clouds

Browser-based IDE

Utilize a browser-based IDE comparable to Visual Studio

Automatic conversion of RPG

Automatically converts fixed-format RPG to free-form RPG for faster application modernization

Git and Jenkins integration

Reduces the learning curve for new developers by taking advantage of Git and Jenkins integration for IBM i application development

How it works

Shift IBM i application development to the cloud

Spin-up a cloud-based IBM i development environment in seconds, readily equipped with Git and Jenkins. Speed up the onboarding of new developers with modern tooling.

Secure deployment of IBM i applications

Accelerate the provisioning of test and production environments using next-gen deployment technology. Moderate consumption with rapid spin-up, provisioning and tear-down of environments on demand.

Transform legacy RPG to modern free form

Automate the conversion of fixed-format RPG code to modern free-form RPG, on the fly, as an integral part of your DevOps process. Make RPG easy to understand for a new generation of developers.

Why Recarta

We understand the importance of IT to your businesses. Small amounts of downtime in your systems availability can have a damning effect on your reputation and your ability to deliver.

At Recarta we take the time to understand your business objectives and constraints before we make our recommendations. It’s just one of the reasons why leading organisations choose to work with us.

Recarta have a team of DevOps experts and can assist with your journey from design to business case to implementation and support.

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