Alexis's Ark

IBM Mainframe Handbook

By Alexis Leon, Leon Vikas, 2003.

The objective of this book is to familiarize a person in the IBM Mainframe environment and give a comprehensive coverage of the most popular IBM products/languages like VS COBOL II, JCL, REXX, VSAM, CICS, DB2, IMS, etc.

This book is written with an aim to give the reader an in-depth understanding of the IBM Mainframe, the mainframe concepts and the popular IBM products/languages without burdening him/her with the complex details one will never use or need.

This book is unique as it is designed specifically to assist the experienced as well as the novices, the designers as well as the developers, the project leaders as well as the team members. This is book is written to serve as a single-point reference for all mainframe professionals.