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IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go is announced!

By James Tang posted Tue January 19, 2021 09:05 AM

Today, IBM made an important announcement for Go (or Golang) on z/OS, continuing its commitment to deliver open-source innovations on the strategic z/OS platform.  See announcement: IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go announcement.

IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go makes available the very popular Go programming language for quickly building scalable applications on the z/OS platform.  z/OS clients can take advantage of this growing technology on IBM Z to power digital transformation.  Due to its easy to learn and understand syntax, IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go enables clients to access a wide variety of new talent for application development and modernization.

As clients embark on their cloud native journey on z/OS, IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go is essential for enabling new cloud workloads and connecting z/OS to their private cloud in a multi hybrid cloud environment. As global economic conditions continue to accelerate the need for businesses to focus on digital transformation, the demand for fast, secure, and modern cloud native applications on the platform continues to increase.

IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go on z/OS is available for zero license charge with optional Software Subscription and Support.  See IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go announcement for ordering information, or for additional product information, see IBM Open Enterprise SDK for Go.

If you wish to download a beta version of this compiler for evaluation, please contact James Tang, mfjtang@ca.ibm.com.