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answered Why were punch cards used for programming
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answered Can regexp be used to check for palindromes?
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answered Combine union with distinct
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answered Cobol programs and copybooks versioning
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answered Why can't the IT industry deliver large, faultless projects quickly as in other industries?
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answered When do you drop old technologies from your resume?
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comment Why is Visual Basic easier to learn than Java for COBOL developers?
I'm not sure the dates are terribly important. C was influenced by ALGOL, FORTRAN, BCPL, CPL, and B.
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answered Why is Visual Basic easier to learn than Java for COBOL developers?
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answered Other than for legacy software, are there reasons for using COBOL?
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comment Other than for legacy software, are there reasons for using COBOL?
I am given to understand, from talking with PeopleSoft reps at an IT conference back in 2004 before Oracle acquired them, that it was at that time only one module of the product that was still in COBOL.
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answered Why are some saying that Java will be the new COBOL?
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comment Good uses for VBScript?
I still use it for scripting, but you are indeed correct that PowerShell is a much better replacement.