What IBM VS FORTAN can do for your business

FORTRAN is a programming language developed for applications involving mathematical computations and other manipulation of numeric data. It is especially well suited to scientific and engineering applications.

IBM? VS FORTRAN compiles FORTRAN code to generate efficient applications for the IBM z/OS? and IBM z/VM? platforms. It includes a compiler, a library and interactive debugging facilities.

VS FORTRAN provides extensive language capabilities, a highly optimizing compiler, vector and parallel support and programming aids. The Interactive Debug is a flexible and efficient tool to monitor and test the running of VS FORTRAN programs.


Scalar, vector and parallel processing

Performs vector and parallel processing and standard sequential (serial) processing within a single program.

IBM z/OS enhancements

Includes I/O and other enhancements for the IBM z/OS platform.

Language support

Complies with language standards and extensions.