Using Speed Key, companies can place HIDAM database records in partitions independent of the natural collating sequence
, giving new operational flexibility to businesses.
The multiple collating sequence
feature is useful in providing access to multi-lingual data that must be sorted in language-specific collating sequences
, or data that comes from non-ANSI data sources such as proprietary data.
PERCobol adds dynamic internationalization with the ability to adapt a COBOL single source program and dynamically at runtime set to the desired nationalization characteristics such as currency punctuation, alphabetic changes and collating sequences
The new rail planning system, PPSFR-Zug, is used by Deutsche Bahn to create and manage runtime schedules and plan collating sequences
for the trains.
Localization is based on X/Open NLS standards, with native-language screens, error messages, collating sequences
and full support for multi-byte character sets such as Kanji.