Citus Cobol Suite is FPT Software’s trademarked tool suite, offering users fast and cost-efficient Cloud-based Cobol transcoding approach.
The tool suite has two components as below.
Citus SIMBOL is a tool that helps transform quickly and easily legacy code COBOL to JAVA as well as giving a good insight of the original COBOL source code.
By using the tool, each line of COBOL will generate very intentionally a single corresponding line of Java. The new JAVA source code can be easily tested, verified to speed up & secure the transition to open platforms. Re-architect then can be applied without much effort.
Citus MagicWand was developed to assist users in migrating their systems from the troublesome Mainframe to the advantageous Open platform.
Citus MagicWand was first developed in 2014, as one of the first tools supporting conversion PL/I, Assembly, Cobol85 to NetCOBOL. The current version was upgraded to be more focused on PL/I conversion to NetCobol.