Overview

IBM® Z® Development and Test Environment provides a platform for mainframe application development, testing and employee education. It enables z/OS, middleware and other z/OS software to run on Intel and Intel-compatible on-premise system and cloud instance without the need for z Systems mainframe hardware.
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Develop and test z/OS applications anytime, anywhere




Develop software that exploits the latest z14 capability on x86 system.


Comprehensive z/OS 2.3 software distribution to power your API revolution.


Virtualization support opens up deployment to cloud, including deployment to SoftLayer via IBM Cloud Managed DevOps.

What's New in Z Development and Test Environment (ZD&T)


What's New in V12.0.2

  • Support extraction and importing of CICS artifacts application components for application deployed into ZD&T environment.
  • Support editing capability for z/OS based componenets and images,customers can modify the existing ZD&T artifacts (add/delete/refresh volumes and data sets) without redoing the whole image creation.
  • Support checking the status of the deployment process which includes the overall progress with percentage, current operation, and detail of each steps during the entire deployment process.
  • Zowe Integration: Provisioning Tools features using Zowe Web Interface.
  • New zPDT Emulator 1.8.3.
  • Various usability,navigation, and defect fixes.

For our latest fixes and updates, check out the V12 Fix Pack here.



Learn more about Z Development and Test Environment from these videos


ZD&T: Learn What's New for Version 12.0.1
Integration of Z Development and Test Environment and Optim Test Data Fabrication
Z Development and Test Environment: Tools Demonstration
Z Development and Test Environment: Overview
Z Development and Test Environment: Extract Datasets with Application Discovery Integration
DevOps for IBM z using Z Development & Test Environment (ZD&T) - Part 1
DevOps for IBM z using Z Development & Test Environment (ZD&T) - Part 2
DevOps for IBM z using Z Development & Test Environment (ZD&T) - Part 3
DevOps for IBM z using Z Development & Test Environment (ZD&T) - Part 4


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