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Visual COBOL and Software Developer Tools

The Visual COBOL and developer product portfolio comprises industry leading distributed COBOL development and deployment tools to modernize business-critical enterprise applications.


blue-bulletLeverages the latest advances in technologies 

blue-bulletDramatically reduces development and operating costs

blue-bulletIncreases both performance and productivity

What's New?

Visual COBOL 2.2

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Visual COBOL 2.2: What's new?

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Visual COBOL webinar series
Catch up with one of our 10 Visual COBOL webinars and get started
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Read the new White Paper:
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Is COBOL still the same old animal?

Think COBOL is the same old animal? Watch the video.

Latest Customer Successes
arrow_badge_icon.gifWolters Kluwer Italy: Visual COBOL enables market expansion through cloud computing
arrow_badge_icon.gifLumbermens Merchandising Corporation: Visual COBOL increases application performance by 75%

Explore Developer Products

Visual COBOL™
Brings the productivity and collaboration of modern, industry-leading Integrated Development Environments (IDEs) to core COBOL systems – including deploying key business-critical COBOL applications to Windows, UNIX, Linux, .NET, JVM and the cloud.

COBOL Server
Provides the robust and high-performance execution environment your enterprise COBOL applications need. Enables core COBOL systems to execute on any platform where it is needed.

Additional Developer Products
Micro Focus portfolio of robust and powerful products that serve a variety of development purposes and customer communities.