CW Developer Network:

Micro Focus


October 9, 2013  9:12 AM

Keeping COBOL sexy with a game coding challenge

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
COBOL, Micro Focus

As part of its corporate academic programme, Micro Focus has staged a COBOL code contest for student and community developers around the world. Programmers and code hobbyists are being challenged to design and develop a video game program using the company's Visual COBOL Personal Edition, for the...

November 12, 2012  5:30 AM

Mainframe application modernisation for dummies

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
appliance, Cloud Computing, IBM, Mainframe, Micro Focus

Mainframe application modernisation is not just for grown-ups according to Micro Focus. The firm's November launch of its [IBM centric] Enterprise Developer Personal Edition IDE is billed as "entry-level" and therefore suitable for newer developers, hobbyists and students. Emerging developers...


December 17, 2010  12:29 PM

Micro Focus: COBOL is modern, honest!

Adrian Bridgwater Adrian Bridgwater Profile: Adrian Bridgwater
COBOL, Developers, Legacy systems, Micro Focus

Micro Focus is serious about COBOL. The last time I attended a Micro Focus press conference it was held in the Houses of Parliament. The company is serious about COmmon Business-Oriented Language, even if its first specification was originally laid down in 1959 by US Rear Admiral Grace Murray...


Forgot Password

No problem! Submit your e-mail address below. We'll send you an e-mail containing your password.

Your password has been sent to: