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Which is Better option to go for ( PL/1 or Assembler )?

 
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softwareengineer

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PostPosted: Tue Jun 13, 2006 10:45 am    Post subject: Which is Better option to go for ( PL/1 or Assembler )?
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Hi,

I am a Mainframes developer, working for 1+ years. Now company is going to train us in different techs and for Mainframes, we have two options to choose ( Assembler or PL/1)?

I am not aware of these two.. and I donno which would be more helpful in future demand.

Please guide me.
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 13, 2006 12:44 pm    Post subject:
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PL/1 is good

if u have wel knowldge in microprocessor then i will suggest Assembler otherwise go for PL/1.
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 14, 2006 8:07 pm    Post subject: PL/1 is good
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I suggest for PL/1 only. I totally agree with Hanumanth.


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 30, 2006 4:14 pm    Post subject: Re: Which is Better option to go for ( PL/1 or Assembler )?
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see i am doing training in assembler for the past two months. please let me know that what is future of assembler.i am totally confused . is it necessary that i should learn other technologies like pl/1, rex to survive in the mainframe market . please let me know. please.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 27, 2006 8:28 pm    Post subject:
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Hi Niju,

I wont say that Assembler does not have market, but yeah PL1 is better and again COBOl is the best.

So, if possible try learning PL1 or COBOL as well.

Thanks.
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