COBOL is a computing language developed in the 1950s for business applications. It is still in use today, particularly in legacy systems. COBOL is a procedural language, meaning that programs are written as a sequence of instructions. This makes it relatively easy to learn and use, contributing to its longevity. COBOL is also designed for readability, making programs easy to understand and maintain. However, its syntax is quite different from modern languages, making it challenging to use COBOL for new development projects. Nonetheless, it remains an integral part of the computing landscape and has played a significant role in the history of programming.

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Having started his career in 1999 as a Desktop Support Engineer, Anto soon changed paths and became a developer. After several years of development experience, he transitioned into a consultant. As an enterprise application consultant for a leading SaaS software provider, Anto specializes in AWS's serverless technologies. By day, Anto focuses on helping customers leverage the power of serverless technologies. By night, he indulges his passion for cloud computing by playing with Python and trying out things that are currently beyond the scope of his work. Sometimes Anto needs help as there are not enough hours at night. So Anto relies on a team of fellow Cloud enthusiasts to help him out. Each one is a Cloud expert in their own right, and Anto takes great pride in helping them learn and grow.

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