INFS3130-A Advanced Cobol Programming    (Fall 2017)

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Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (08/28/2017 - 12/16/2017)

Days: R

Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 307

Seats Available: 10 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

Students will be introduced to Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM). The structure and application of Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM) datasets, i.e., ESDS, KSDS, and RRDS, are compared. Using the IDCAMS utility students will create and a manage VSAM clusters to support basic file maintenance applications. Other COBOL topics include advanced table processing; batch ESDS, KSDS, and RRDS processing and updating, and the use of sub-programs. Additional concepts covered are structured program design considerations, the interrelationship of programs within an information system, coding for program efficiency and clarity, and the creation and use of quality program documentation.

Prerequisite: INFS2130

About The Instructor(s)

John A. Zeanchock, Ed.D.

Associate Professor of Education
Education

Associate Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems


zeanchock@rmu.edu
412-397-6034 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 429
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor(s) section for a link to a Faculty Website.