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They're still talking COBOL

Bruce Axtens
Programmed Canon Canola calculators in 1977. Assorted platforms and languages ever since. Assisting with HOPL.info. I am NOT looking for work -- I've got more than enough to do.
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COBOL Language: Call It A Comeback? written by Tom Taulli at Forbes.com.

OK then, so might there be a boom in COBOL hiring? It does seem likely. And it could last awhile.

And a recent release from FairCom, COBOL modernization is real and it works. This refers to "Survey Results Illustrate Modernization as the Preferred Method of Digital Transformation and COBOL’s Enduring Value Among Organizations" from MicroFocus.

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