What it can do for your business

Improve the performance of your business critical applications, maximize the utilization of your z/Architecture®, and improve productivity by installing the latest IBM® Enterprise COBOL for z/OS® compiler. The IBM Enterprise COBOL compiler supports the latest z/Architecture and helps your existing COBOL applications work with modern infrastructure technologies - mobile web and cloud - with native support for JSON, XML, and Java.

IBM Enterprise COBOL for z/OS

Optimize performance

Reduces CPU utilization and operating costs by utilizing the COBOL compilers leading edge optimization technology and ability to exploit the latest IBM z Systems® hardware and middleware.

Improve productivity

Improves productivity through newly created usability features to simplify programming techniques, problem determination, and support tools supplied by IBM and other ISVs.

Modernize your applications

Modernizes your applications with features that have been extended to support web, cloud, and mobile infrastructures.

Compatible with earlier COBOL compilers

Compatible with earlier COBOL compilers with no need to recompile an entire application to use features from the latest release.

Key features

  • Fully exploit z/Architecture
  • Modernize applications
  • Improve productivity
  • COBOL Migration Assistant
  • COBOL Report Writer

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Fully exploit z/Architecture
Fully exploit z/Architecture
Modernize applications
Modernize applications
COBOL Migration Assistant
COBOL Migration Assistant

Which option is right for you?

  • Free 90-day Trial


    A no-charge, fully-functional product for developers and allows for non-production use within 90 days

  • Monthly License Charge Edition


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

  • Value Unit Edition


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

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