Micro Focus has announced that their COBOL development tool will now have the ability of executing applications in the Windows Azure Cloud platform. COBOL programming has been around forever with some 220 billion lines of COBOL code still active in the business world. Visual COBOL R3 by Micro Focus will offer the language a new youth by adapting Windows Azure.
Microsofts Windows Azure cloud Platform gets a new Tool from Micro Focus
As enterprises flock to the cloud, many IT leaders struggle to design an effective migration strategy. Between a decentralized infrastructure and pressure to innovate, many enterprises are struggling with performance issues, soaring management costs, and drifting without a plan to manage their business in a cloud environment.