Joshua Hall

Joshua Hall

Founder, Owner @ SoBored

Josh Hall is a passionate advocate of Open Source Software. He advocates for open source by providing education, training, and development through his business, SoBored. In addition, Josh spreads open source knowledge by giving labs and presentations at conferences and user groups.

In his spare time, Josh enjoys going on walks with his dog Gideon, playing billiards, camping, watching horror films, and listening to hip-hop

Liam Allan

Liam Allan

Founder, Director @ Works of Barry

Liam Allan is a software developer who has been working with IBM i since 2014. He focuses on DevOps, ILE, Node.js, pase and open source, among other things. In his down time, he creates tools, such as ILEditor. His passion is to bring IBM i and the world of open-source closer together.


IBM Bi-Weekly is a podcast focused on the technical aspects of the IBM i operating system and the community revolving around it.
Co-hosts Liam and Josh will discuss IBM i news and hot topics with occasional guests.

The podcast has both an audio and video format.
The audio format can be found here on the website and is listed on Apple PodcastsGoogle PodcastsSpotifyStitcher, and Alexa.
The video format of the podcast can be found on YouTube.

Social Networks

IBM Bi-Weekly can be found on Facebook and Twitter. If you think we’re missing on an important platform, please let us know!

Podcast Structure

15 min – Intro & News*
15 to 25 min – Main Topic with Guest*
5 min – Closing remarks

* Both the news and guest are optional. Some episodes may not have news and/or a guest.