Compuware Announces 'Day-One' Support For IBM DB2 11 For Z/OS

DETROIT, Oct. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Compuware Corporation (Nasdaq:CPWR), the technology performance company, is pleased to announce day-one support for IBM DB2 11 for z/OS.

When customers are ready to migrate their production applications to DB2 11, they can immediately begin using Compuware's comprehensive suite of mainframe developer productivity solutions for DB2 including Abend-AID, File-AID, Xpediter and Strobe. Compuware's solutions further expand the value of DB2 11 by helping customers work faster and more efficiently in a DB2 environment. DB2 11 promises additional DB2 CPU savings, greater security and more sophisticated analytics.

"As Compuware has done with all IBM releases, we collaborated with IBM to ensure our solutions work seamlessly with the new version of DB2," said Kris Manery, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Mainframe Solutions, Compuware. "We are committed to helping our customers get the most they can from their mainframe investment and that includes maximizing the benefits of all System z advancements and upgrades."

Compuware's DB2 source-level support will continue to provide unmatched debugging and fast, reliable problem resolution with minimal developer involvement.

About the Compuware Mainframe Solutions

Compuware's Mainframe Solutions help the world's leading organizations maximize developer productivity, minimize costs, and deliver better service. The Solutions are available within the Compuware Workbench, an open development environment that features an intuitive and easy-to-use graphical user interface. The Workbench makes common mainframe tasks faster and simpler to perform for both experienced mainframers, as well as those new to the mainframe, enabling companies to develop new services faster, more efficiently and with higher quality using existing resources.

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