What can a binary optimizer do for your business

The Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS® (ABO) reduces CPU utilization of COBOL applications without recompilation. It leverages the latest optimization technology to improve the performance of COBOL program modules, and generates code to target the latest deployment systems including the z14™ processors. ABO is supported by IBM Application Delivery Foundation for z Systems® family of products, containing IBM Developer for z Systems Enterprise Edition which includes the IBM Debug for z Systems, IBM Fault Analyzer for z/OS, and IBM Application Performance Analyzer for z/OS.
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Reduce cost of operation

Utilize Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS (ABO) to optimize COBOL program modules to lower CPU usage and operating costs for business critical applications.

Boost application performance

Leverage advanced COBOL optimization and hardware exploitation technology within ABO to improve the performance of existing COBOL program modules without recompilation.

DevOps Tool Support

IBM Application Delivery Foundation for z Systems family of products fully support COBOL program modules that have been optimized by ABO.

Automatic Binary Optimizer for z/OS features

  • Maximizes z/Architecture
  • Improves COBOL application performance
  • Supports problem determination
  • ABO Usage Scenario – Manual
  • ABO Usage Scenario – Automatic

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Maximizes z/Architecture
Maximizes z/Architecture
Improves COBOL application performance
Improves COBOL application performance
Supports problem determination
Supports problem determination

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    A licensed, fully-functional product for enterprise clients' production use with world-class IBM support.

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