IBM multi-platform development solutions offer Eclipse-based integrated development environments (IDE) that simplify application development for mainframe, mid-range (including IBM POWER8™) and distributed environments. They help accelerate application time to value, increase developer productivity and lower costs associated with application development.

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    How IBM Rational® can transform your mainframe software delivery.

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    Develop, modernize and deploy applications and workloads with DevOps on IBM z Systems™.

IBM multi-platform development solutions feature graphical user interfaces that integrate with older tools, including TSO/ISPF and PDM/SEU. They provide a common view of tiered applications that support multiple platforms, languages and technologies—and are integrated with IBM collaborative application lifecycle management products and technologies.

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Realizing greater value from COBOL and IBM Rational Developer for System z®.

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Rational Developer for System z for COBOL Programmers

This video provides tips and techniques for developing and maintaining COBOL applications with Rational Developer for System z.

Rational Developer for System z: Integrated Debugger

This video helps you become familiar with the debug perspective, shows how to submit a job in debug mode and more.

IBM multi-platform development products offer Eclipse-based integrated development environments (IDE) to simplify application development and deployment across hardware and programming environments.

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    Rational Developer for System z
    Accelerates the development of IBM CICS®, IBM IMS™, IBM DB2® and IBM WebSphere® Application Server applications.

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    Rational Team Concert
    Provides a unified and collaborative multi-platform team infrastructure, including support for z Systems, IBM Power Systems and distributed systems.

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