Structured COBOL Programming: For the Year 2000 and Beyond / Edition 9

Structured COBOL Programming: For the Year 2000 and Beyond / Edition 9

ISBN-10:
0471318817
ISBN-13:
9780471318811
Pub. Date:
07/28/1999
Publisher:
Wiley

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Overview

Structured COBOL Programming: For the Year 2000 and Beyond / Edition 9

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780471318811
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 07/28/1999
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 848
Product dimensions: 7.52(w) x 10.06(h) x 1.42(d)

Table of Contents

THE BASICS.

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.

Data Validation.

Array Processing and Table Handling.

FILE MAINTENANCE.

Sequential File Processing.

Sorting and Merging.

Indexed and Relative File Processing.

ADVANCED TOPICS.

Improving Program Productivity Using the COPY, CALL, and Other Statements.

The Report Writer Module.

An Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming.

Appendices.

Index.

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