Getting started with z/OS application development

Learn the steps for building and debugging a COBOL application by using the Global Auto Mart (GAM) sample. Compile and build a program that searches a database for the make and model of a car.

Learning objectives
Learn how to do the following tasks:
  • Create a connection to a z/OS® system
  • Use repositories
  • Create z/OS projects on the local system
  • Create MVS™ subprojects
  • Add remote files to subprojects
  • Create, modify, and apply property groups
  • Assemble, link, compile, and debug COBOL source code
Time required
Approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes.