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ESI News

ESI celebrates Golden anniversary - 01/21/2023
ESI celebrates 50th anniversary of quality products and services

ESI celebrates 49th anniversary - 01/21/2022
ESI celebrates 49th anniversary of quality products and services

New release of COBOL-IT 3.11.0 / 4.2.0 - 01/17/2022
Micro Focus is announcing the release of COBOL-IT 3.11.0 / 4.2.0

ESI 2022 Holiday Schedule - 12/23/2021
2022 holidays for ESI Customer Support

Mpact Change of Support - 05/16/2021
Mpact Change of Support

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The COBOL-IT Compiler Suite

An Enterprise COBOL Compiler Suite that is highly adapted to the needs of Enterprises with Mission Critical COBOL components in their Enterprise Solution Stack.

  • Enables you to compile existing Enterprise COBOL programs and run the compiled objects in all Open Systems Unix, Linux, and Windows platforms.
  • Provides interoperability with all of the core elements of your Enterprise Solution Stack, including databases, transactional monitors, data manipulation tools, indexed file systems and third-party tools.
  • Provides high compatibility with your existing COBOL Compiler, ensuring a rapid transition with minimal cost and minimal risk.

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The COBOL-IT Developer Studio

An Eclipse-based development environment that integrates the COBOL-IT Compiler, Runtime and Debugger and that can be operated on a Local or Remote Host. 

  • In the Eclipse framework, the COBOL-IT Developer Studio provides the ability to manage projects on all the Windows/Linux/UNIX platforms on which COBOL-IT Compiler Suite is available.
  • The COBOL-IT Debugger provides the ability to step, or run through source, manage breakpoints, monitor variables, and view variable values in hex or ASCII format
  • Use the COBOL-IT Runtime and Debugger installed on the remote machine to run your application, and to run your programs in debug.


The CitSQL Family

The CitSQL Family of products extends COBOL-IT’s commitment to embrace Open Source solutions. 

  • CitSQL provides Pre-compilers for the latest versions of Open Source Databases MySQL and PostgreSQL and with the Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) standard created by Microsoft. 

  • CitSQL provides different Runtime Components for the different databases, each of which is developed specifically for the target database.
  • When debugging your code inside the Developer Studio, you may elect either to debug the original source code or the source code generated by the pre-compiler.