Today I’m going to get to know COBOL. I’ve already used COBOL in IBM’s Master the Mainframe 2018 contest, but this time I’m working in MVS 3.8! What am I planning to do here? Well, before I start learning COBOL I want to know how I can edit, compile and run it on my own … Continue reading MOM Pt. 003: Getting to know COBOL – Compiling
Hi! It’s been two months since my last blog post, that’s bad! I took a break after participating in master the mainframe as it took a lot of time and energy away from me. I was not only active here on my blog but also on Slack and LinkedIn; I helped out a lot of … Continue reading MOM Pt. 001: Setting up my own Mainframe!
In this challenge I’ll be working with a COBOL program to connect and communicate with a DB2 relational database table. Again, it’s not needed to know COBOL but I bet it would help. I’ve read that COBOL is a relatively easy language to learn and I will take a shot at it together with Java … Continue reading IBM MTM: Part Three – Challenge #09