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melanie - 4/9/2012 11:21:14 AM
Why upgrade compilers when you upgrade to IMS?
Many IMS applications are developed with COBOL and PL/I. When customers upgrade to the latest IMS, should they also upgrade to the latest compilers? What are the benefits of doing so?

But organizations are very nervous about recompiling applications… Do they need to recompile their entire application when they upgrade their compilers?

Hear from Roland Koo, Product manager for Rational compilers and Maria G. Querales, Product Manager, IMS as they discuss and answer the above questions. Listen to the replay