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December 27, 2011

COBOL: Links, News and Resources (1)

Filed under: COBOL, Links, Programming Languages — ajlopez @ 9:43 am

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More than 30 years ago, I wrote programs in COBOL, for IBM mainframes and other machines. Now, the language is alive and still in use. Some of my links:

COBOL (play /ˈkbɒl/) is one of the oldest programming languages. Its name is an acronym forCOmmon Business-Oriented Language, defining its primary domain in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.

The COBOL 2002 standard includes support for object-oriented programming and other modern language features.[1]


Visual COBOL integration with Visual Studio 2010

Java apps have most flaws, Cobol apps the least, study finds

RES – An Open Cobol To Java Translator

Koopa Cobol Parser

Why Cobol Modernization Is Relevant Today

Grace Hopper: Programming Pioneer


COBOL’s Not Dead. Make it Play Nice with the Modern Enterprise

COBOL – The New Age Programming Language

Micro Focus Announces CICS® for .NET

Net Express with .NET

Geriatric Java struggles to stay relevant

A Comparison Of .net COBOL, Visual Basic and C#

Ideone is something more than a pastebin; it’s an online compiler and debugging tool which allows
to compile and run code online in more than 40 programming languages.

The Future of the Mainframe

Enterprise Applications: 20 Things You Might Not Know About COBOL (as the Language Turns 50)

Open Source COBOL Compiler

COBOL to Java Automatic Migration with GPL’ed Tools

APL, COBOL, & Dijkstra

Free Cobol

The COBOL Programming Language

Cobol hits 50 and keeps counting


My Links

More links about programming languages are coming.

Keep tuned!

Angel “Java” Lopez

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