APL2® is a programming language used by both developers and end-users for problem-solving, visualization and database access.

APL2 manages large quantities of data, enabling you to remain focused on solving complex problems.


Below is the list of software and hardware required to install these products.

APL2 for Mainframes

Operating System Software Hardware
MVS/ESA, z/OS TSO/E zSeries
VM, VM/ESA, z/VM CMS zSeries

Workstation APL2

Operating System Software Hardware
AIX AIX 5.0 with Motif 1.2 and X Window System X11R5, or later pSeries
Linux on Intel A Linux distribution for PC compatible machines with glibc 2.3.2, Motif 2.2 and X Window System X11R6, or later
Solaris Solaris 7 with Motif 1.4 and X Window System X11R5, or later
Windows Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10

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