mainframe programmer


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mainframe programmer

A person who writes mainframe applications in programming languages such as COBOL, CICS and various 4GLs. See programmer.
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based IDE that provides common ground for mainframe programmers and PC developers to use existing business logic to drive new SOAP services.
Addressing the diminishing skill set of mainframe programmers and technicians, System Explorer for z/OS improves return on investment in this mission-critical platform by increasing productivity and reducing labor costs.
The development software is so simple that none of the mainframe programmers knows how it works.
Maintenance becomes even more of a burden, since there is usually a team of mainframe programmers who redo the code and another team of PC programmers who change the "look and feel.
The pool of mainframe programmers continues to diminish, yet the demand for legacy modernization goes on" said Rob Morris, Chief Strategy Officer, GT Software.
Language support for COBOL, PL/I, and C++, which makes integration accessible to mainframe programmers