This Second Edition includes all relevant information regarding IBM's latest major update releases of CICS. Using a step-by-step tutorial, it shows how to develop and maintain CICS code for maximum system effectiveness. Coverage includes all commands, support functions, and VS COBOL II; detailed information on using the first microcomputer (OS/2) version of CICS; and table setup and system utilities for applications programmers developing software on personal computers. By providing a wealth of real-world examples, teaches readers a practical, streamlined approach to problem solving using the latest CICS coding techniques.
|Publisher:||Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated|
Table of ContentsOverview of CICS from the Application Programmer's Standpoint.
Terminal Device Concepts.
Programming Techniques for Mapping the Terminal Screen.
Programming Techniques for Terminal I/O Operations.
Communication Between Program Modules.
Indexed File I/O and Related Topics.
Sequential File I/O in CICS Programs.
Testing Methods for CICS Applications.
Troubleshooting Program ABENDs.
Advanced Topics: Screen Handling and Printing.
Advanced Topics: Interfacing.
More About Application Design.
List of Figures.