To: CA Datacom Customers
From: The CA Technologies CA Datacom Product Team
Subject: General Availability Announcement for CA Ideal for
CA Datacom z/OS Version 15.0
On behalf of CA Technologies, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services. As part of our ongoing commitment to customer success, we regularly release updated versions of our products. Today, we are pleased to announce that CA Ideal for CA Datacom for z/OS Version 15.0 is now available.
New features for CA Ideal for CA Datacom Version 15.0 include:
- Document Creation facility. CA Ideal for Datacom Version 15.0 customers will be able to produce XML documents as easily as they produced Reports in prior releases of Ideal. Version 15.0 delivers a combination of new editors, compiler enhancements, and run-time extensions to produce XML documents. You can use the XML documents to provide responses to Web Service requests or to produce static content (XML or HTML) that can be loaded to a web server at a later time.
- Generating Documents Guide. CA Ideal for Datacom Version 15.0 includes a new guide for the Ideal programmer needing to produce XML documents.
- PARSE Verb. CA Ideal for Datacom Version 15.0 delivers the new PARSE verb that allows Ideal programmers to process string content according to position or name (HTTP name=value& syntax).
- Enhancements to existing functionality. CA Ideal for Datacom Version 15.0 delivers a variety of enhancements to existing functionality such as the $TRANSLATE, $EXTRACT, and many others.
We also encourage you to visit the CA Ideal for CA Datacom product information page on the CA Support Online website at https://support.ca.com/ for more information. Please refer to the CA Datacom Ideal Release Notes for a complete list of the enhancements and benefits for this release.
You can download your copy of CA Ideal for CA Datacom product from CA Support Online https://support.ca.com/. If you have any questions or require assistance contact CA Customer Care online at http://www.ca.com/us/customer-care.aspx where you can submit an online request using the Customer Care web form: https://communities.ca.com/web/guest/customercare. You can also call CA Customer Care at +1-800-225-5224 in North America or see http://www.ca.com/phone for the local number in your country.
Should you need any assistance in understanding these new features, or implementing this latest release, our CA Services experts can help. For more information on CA Services and how you can leverage our expertise, please visit www.ca.com/services. To connect, learn and share with other customers, join and participate in our CA Datacom CA Community at https://communities.ca.com/.
To review CA Support lifecycle policies, please review the CA Support Policy and Terms located at: https://support.ca.com/.
Thank you again for your business.