Structured COBOL Programming, 8th Edition with Syntax Guide and Student Program / Edition 8

Structured COBOL Programming, 8th Edition with Syntax Guide and Student Program / Edition 8

by Nancy B. Stern, Robert A. Stern
     
 

ISBN-10: 047113886X

ISBN-13: 9780471138860

Pub. Date: 12/28/1996

Publisher: Wiley

Traditionally one of the most popular mainframe languages, COBOL is being used for a wider array of applications thanks to new technologies. While maintaining most of the content which has made it a standard reference in COBOL programming, the eighth edition of this book is revised to meet the changing needs of programmers working with this language. In addition to

Overview

Traditionally one of the most popular mainframe languages, COBOL is being used for a wider array of applications thanks to new technologies. While maintaining most of the content which has made it a standard reference in COBOL programming, the eighth edition of this book is revised to meet the changing needs of programmers working with this language. In addition to complete COBOL coverage, this new edition includes coverage of interactive programming, PC COBOL, and new applications such as object-oriented programming.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471138860
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
816
Product dimensions:
8.53(w) x 10.86(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

THE BASICS.

An Introduction to Structured Program Design in COBOL.

The Identification and Environment Divisions.

Coding Complete COBOL Programs: The Procedure Division.

DESIGNING STRUCTURED PROGRAMS.

Designing and Debugging Batch and Interactive COBOL Programs.

Moving Data, Printing Information, and Displaying Output Interactively.

Computing in COBOL: The Arithmetic Verbs and Intrinsic Functions.

WRITING HIGH-LEVEL COBOL PROGRAMS.

Control Break Processing.

Array Processing and Table Handling.

FILE MAINTENANCE.

Sequential File Processing.

Sorting and Merging.

ADVANCED TOPICS.

The Report Writer Module.

Appendices.

Index.

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