COBOL

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COBOL (Common Business Orientated Language)

a COMPUTER programming language used for business applications.
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It demonstrates how resilient the original Cobol language design could be in evolving along with changing ideas about the software development process.
The COBOL language is easy to learn because statements read like English descriptions of what they actually do.
Regarding the logic behind the CBS and hardware replacements, the bank official has revealed that the available technology in 2003 and now are not alike and no other bank uses COBOL language for solutions except Corporation Bank.
The COBOL language is over 50 years old, presenting a significant challenge in acquiring programming knowledge and driving up the price of COBOL integration projects requiring coding.