Visual COBOL


System Requirements

  • Micro Focus supports and routinely tests a wide range of operating platforms and 3rd party software. For versions specific details, please consult the Supported Operating Systems and Third-party Software section in online product documentation available at this location

    Visual COBOL supports the following platforms and 3rd party technology


  • Application development:
    • Visual COBOL for Visual Studio
    • Visual COBOL for Eclipse
    • Visual COBOL Development Hub
  • Application deployment:
    • COBOL Server
  • Development environments:
    • Visual Studio
    • Eclipse
    • Visual Studio Code


    • Windows and Windows Server
    • IBM AIX
    • HP-UX
    • Solaris SPARC and Intel
    • SUSE on Intel and IBM Z Systems
    • Red Hat on Intel and IBM Z Systems
    • Oracle Red Hat Compatible and Unbreakable Kernel
    • Centos
    • Ubuntu

    • Oracle Java
    • Adopt OpenJDK

    Application Servers
    • Tomcat
    • JBOSS
    • Websphere and Websphere Liberty
    • WebLogic

    Relational Databases
    • Oracle
    • SQL Server
    • DB2
    • PostgreSQL
    • MySQL

    • TXSeries
    • Tuxedo

    • .NET Framework
    • .NET Core

    • Community and Enterprise Editions
    • Windows Server and supported Linux distros

    • RHEL