Webinar: A developer's journey of modernizing a COBOL application with watsonx Code Assistant for Z

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When:  Jun 26, 2024 from 09:00 AM to 10:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  IBM Z and LinuxONE


This webinar will uncover the impact gen AI can have on the daily life of developers doing COBOL application modernization, unveiling the power of IBM watsonx Code Assistant for Z in modernizing mainframe applications.

In this webinar, we will immerse ourselves in the typical day of a developer grappling with the challenges of mainframe application modernization. From deciphering legacy code to grappling with documentation gaps and skill limitations, the journey is often arduous and time-consuming.

Through insightful demonstrations, we will illustrate how watsonx Code Assistant for Z can ease the life these developers when understanding, refactoring, explaining and optimizing COBOL Code. Witness firsthand how developers can seamlessly navigate through complex mainframe code, leveraging the cognitive capabilities of gen AI to enhance and speed up application understanding, streamline refactoring, and facilitate documentation. Join us as we explore the new paradigm of developer productivity empowered by watsonx Code Assistant for Z and the transformative potential of gen AI.

Key speakers

Andy Armstrong - Principal Specialist for Z Technologies, IBM

Armin Kramer - DATEV eG

Stefan Liesche - IBM Distinguished Engineer - CTO IBM Z Hybrid Cloud Modernisation - watsonx Code Assistant for Z



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