Developer experience for hybrid cloud with IBM Z content solution

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Simplify life for developers building hybrid cloud applications with a cloud native development experience for z/OS®. Use the same development environment across the enterprise. Get a personal, containerized development and test environment optimized to run on the Red Hat® OpenShift Container Platform.

No special skills are required. You can choose your starting point:

  • Bring your own integrated development environment (IDE) with IBM® Developer for z/OS Enterprise Edition.
  • Test early and often. Spin up a containerized testing environment with IBM Z Development and Test Environment (ZD&T).
  • Build hybrid applications on Red Hat OpenShift with IBM Wazi Developer for Red Hat CodeReady Workspaces (IBM Wazi Developer).
  • Discover and understand relationships between z/OS application components with Wazi Analyze, a containerized rapid analysis tool that is included in Wazi Developer and IBM Application Discovery and Delivery Intelligence (IBM ADDI).

3-day free trial: Bring your own (BYO) IDE for cloud native development

Big Picture: Developer experience for hybrid cloud with IBM Z

pictogram for step one - develop applications with your IDE

1. Develop your applications with your choice of IDE.

pictogram for step one - analyze application complexity

2. Analyze application complexity and accelerate transformation.

pictogram for step two - develop and test applications in a sandbox

3. Develop and test your applications in your personalized sandbox.

pictogram for step three - dcreate a CI/CD pipeline

4. Create a CI/CD pipeline for your applications.

How to get started with Developer experience for hybrid cloud with IBM Z

Technical resources for Developer experience for hybrid cloud with IBM Z

Introducing IBM Wazi Developer

How to Use IBM Wazi Developer

Cloud Native Development with IBM Z

IBM Z Open Debug

Application Development on Z

What's new

June 25. 2021

The Automate and shift-left test z/OS applications content solution was added to the Documentation and content solutions tab of the Technical resources section.

April 16. 2021

Information about using Wazi Analyze to discover and analyze relationships between z/OS application components has been added, including a new Analyze tab in the How to get started section.

February 26. 2021

The title of this content solution has been changed to better reflect the content.