As/400 Application Development Using COBOL/400

As/400 Application Development Using COBOL/400

by Gerald S. Kaplan
     
 

Migration of applications developed in COBOL to the IBM AS/400 is greatly simplified with this learning example guide. It familiarizes programmers with the complete application development cycle that uses the most important functions of OS/400 and COBOL. All features of the latest ANSI-85 COBOL standard are discussed. Coverage of applications development ranges…  See more details below

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Migration of applications developed in COBOL to the IBM AS/400 is greatly simplified with this learning example guide. It familiarizes programmers with the complete application development cycle that uses the most important functions of OS/400 and COBOL. All features of the latest ANSI-85 COBOL standard are discussed. Coverage of applications development ranges from simple to complex applications on IBM's AS/400 and mid-rnage computer using COBOL/400. Special attention is given to how to improve AS/400 cost factors. Users are shown step by step how to build a complete working application using COBOL/400. Other chapters address message files-externally defined database,display,and printer files-creating OS/400 commands-and writing CL programs.

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Explains how to develop application software using IBM's mid- range computer AS/400 and COBOL/400, the IBM version of the programming language that comes with the computer. Assumes a previous knowledge of COBOL, but the examples are easy enough for a learner. Covers the 1985 ANSI COBOL standard. No bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070340800
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Series:
J. Ranade IBM Series
Pages:
492
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.31(h) x 1.53(d)

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