Mainframe-How to Modernize Batch Process (1of 3) ?

Data processing on the mainframe can be grouped into two main categories:

  • Online transaction processing (OLTP)

  • Batch processing

Why Batch process?

  • Centralized computing model
  • Security
  • Manageability
  • Workload management

  • Reliability

  • Scalability

  • Availability

Scope to change:

  1. Existing Programs are Not Adequate for New Requirements

To write program for some of the modern features is quite complex in mainframe

  • Generating Documents in PDF Format
  • Sending emails
  • Processing XML
  • New standards
  • Access to remote systems

Wait for my next posts on it..