COBOL Adapter

XML and Service-Oriented integration with COBOL programs

Attunity Connect provides an application adapter to COBOL, allowing applications to interoperate with COBOL programs using XML interactions. Attunity’s interfaces can be used by applications in any computing environment including .NET, Java/J2EE and legacy 3GL, providing a single solution for universal integration with existing COBOL investments.

Attunity Connect provides the following standard adapters for COBOL:

  • JCA Resource Adapter for COBOL
  • Microsoft .NET APIs for integrating with COBOL
  • 3GL APIs for integrating with COBOL
  • XML and Web Services Adapter to COBOL

In addition, Attunity provides COBOL adapters for EAI Servers, including:

  • COBOL Adapter for Microsoft BizTalk
  • COBOL Adapter for Oracle SOA Suite (BPEL PM, ESB)

Attunity Connect for COBOL


Key Capabilities

  • Simplify and accelerate integration with COBOL programs
  • Reduce risk and complexity of COBOL integration
  • XML and Service-Oriented integration to COBOL programs
  • Uses metadata to define adapters with multiple interactions
  • Import metadata from COBOL copybooks
  • Ease of use – no coding required. Wizard-based configuration