Contains comprehensive coverage of the AS/400 and interactive processing.
• Provides a step-by-step introduction to programming with COBOL.
• Demonstrates how COBOL can be used as a "language of the 90's".
• Updated web site which contains additional information, as well as changes in standards and techniques.
• Features more material on indexed and relative disk file processing, and enhanced student disk which includes some extra debugging assignments and a Y2K screen saver.
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|Product dimensions:||7.52(w) x 10.06(h) x 1.42(d)|
Table of Contents
An Introduction to Structured Program Design in COBOL.
The IDENTIFICATION and ENVIRONMENT DIVISIONs.
The DATA DIVISION.
Coding Complete COBOL Programs: The PROCEDURE DIVISION.
DESIGINING 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.
Decision Making Using the IF and EVALUATE Statements.
Iteration: Beyond the Basic PERFORM.
WRITING HIGH-LEVEL COBOL PROGRAMS.
Control Break Processing.
Array Processing and Table Handling.
Sequential File Processing.
Sorting and Merging.
Indexed and Relative File Processing.
Improving Program Productivity Using the COPY, CALL, and Other Statements.
The Report Writer Module.
An Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming.