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Achieving high code quality should be considered from the perspective of how debugged and deficiency free it, and how well meets the demands of your customers. To improve code quality, your organization should be employing solutions to keep code clean and using metrics to measure performance. In the below posts, discover what it means  for an organization to maintain high code quality on the mainframe.

Reducing MTTR on z/OS Using Syncsort Ironstream and Compuware Abend-AID with Splunk

By | February 7th, 2017|App Performance, Code Quality, DevOps|

The partnership between Ironstream and Abend-AID provides a comprehensive view of all operational aspects of a z/OS environment within Splunk, as well as a window into managing and resolving application faults in a more efficient manner.

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How Shall I Compare Thee? An Overview of File-AID Compare in Topaz Workbench (part 2)

By | November 29th, 2016|Agile Development, App Performance, Code Quality|

Part two of this series will walk you through the benefits of your setup choices (whether you gave them careful consideration or took the defaults), and help you understand the Summary and Detail displays that show the compare output.

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DevOps Test Data: Why Synthetic Is Wrong and Policy-Based Masking Is Right

By | November 17th, 2016|Agile Development, App Performance, Code Quality, Data, DevOps, Featured, Security|

You can’t accelerate and scale DevOps unless you also accelerate and scale DevOps test data delivery. That’s why every DevOps leader should take a close look at Compuware’s Test Data Privacy solution.

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How Shall I Compare Thee? An Overview of File-AID Compare in Topaz Workbench (part 1)

By | November 1st, 2016|Agile Development, App Performance, Code Quality, Featured|

Compare, Search and Sort are base capabilities every programmer needs in their Swiss Army knife of development skills. Let’s take a closer look at how to get the most out of comparing data, specifically with Compuware File-AID Compare in Topaz.

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How to Strengthen Data Protection and Prevent Insider Data Breaches

By | October 18th, 2016|Agile Development, App Performance, COBOL, Code Quality, DevOps, Featured, Security|

Without a good view of mainframe activity, what happens when an unauthorized user gets their hands on an authorized user’s credentials and gains unapproved access to sensitive mainframe applications or data?

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Why Developers Should Measure IMS Transaction Performance

By | June 9th, 2016|App Performance, Code Quality, Data, DevOps, Featured|

IMS is still used by some of the largest and most important mainframe customers in the world. It still has the ability to be incredibly fast and efficient. But developers often forego measuring IMS transaction performance, a critical component to developing and delivering mainframe software in a digital economy that expects speed and quality.

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Mainframe Disinvestment Rue and Recovery: A European Bank’s “Account”

By | May 26th, 2016|Agile Development, App Performance, COBOL, Code Quality, DevOps, Featured|

As technologies of engagement flourish and access mainframe data millions of times daily, companies are reversing their neglect of the mainframe and working hard to reinstitute the talent and knowledge needed to leverage the platform as the backbone of their success.

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Compile Skeletons: Why Not Use the Best?

By | April 21st, 2016|Code Quality, DevOps|

As a Product Manager I’m constantly looking for the win-win option of something that provides flexibility with minimal complexity. Often this balance is only achieved by starting with the right philosophy and continually learning from customer experience.

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