Now Available: Visual COBOL 6.0 Learn more
Now Available: Visual COBOL 6.0


Build and modernize business applications using modern tools and new platforms.


More than 65% of enterprise software and 70% of business transaction processing is powered by applications written in the COBOL language. For banking, insurance, manufacturing, government, and many other industries, these mission-critical applications deliver a unique competitive advantage.

Take your business applications into the future with the productivity of modern development tools and the deployment flexibility and choice of new platforms including Windows, UNIX, Linux, .NET, the Java Virtual Machine (JVM), Docker, and the Cloud.

I need to …
Make my COBOL apps more flexible

Optimize my IT spend by moving COBOL applications to distributed, container, and cloud platforms as well as new architectures.

Accelerate success
Develop and test COBOL apps faster

Streamline COBOL development and testing without sacrificing quality.

Modernize and deploy COBOL apps to new platforms

Modernize the COBOL application UI and provide access across web and mobile devices.

Shorten COBOL application delivery cycles and cut costs

Deliver new application functionality faster and deploy new workloads to Linux, Docker, and the Cloud.

Doc bar
Analyze and document all COBOL apps

Build future talent and address skills concerns with friendly and familiar application analysis and development tools.

Stopwatch 3
Deliver real-time, relational access to COBOL data files

Provide the ability to report and analyze COBOL data using off-the-shelf tools such as Excel or Crystal Reports.

Ready to innovate?

The Visual COBOL 5.0 Azure DevOps and Serverless Computing Walkthrough

Case Studies

Try Visual COBOL on Microsoft Azure Now Try now
Try Visual COBOL on Microsoft Azure Now

COBOL Rocks TechCast

release-rel-2020-10-2-5387 | Wed Oct 28 21:33:24 PDT 2020
Wed Oct 28 21:33:24 PDT 2020