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POWERcast: IBM i Developer Guide to DevOps & CI/CD Pipelines

Speaker: Donna Westmoreland, CTO, Midrange Dynamics
 September 22, 2022 at 11:00 AM CT | FREE to Everyone courtesy of  Midrange Dynamics North America
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