To ensure open source projects on mainframe have a sustainable, vendor-neutral home, Open Mainframe Project both open source projects for the mainframe ecosystem as well as supports open source projects broadly that support the mainframe.

Projects hosted by Open Mainframe Project

Ambitus

Ambitus fosters a community that will help educate developers about all open source technologies on z/OS

Anomaly Detection Engine for Linux Logs (ADE)

ADE detects anomalous time slices and messages in Linux logs (either RFC3164 or RFC5424 format) using statistical learning.

Atom language syntax highlighting for z/VM

Helping connect the next generation with mainframe and open source, the internship program has help students over the past several years become contributors to open source on mainframe, as well as develop the skills for a long career in technology.

CBT Tape

CBT Tape is an open library of free software distribution for the IBM mainframe Multiple Virtual Storage (MVS) and OS/390 and z/OS operating system environments that continues to evolve to meet today’s modern needs.

COBOL Programming Course

The COBOL Programming Course is an open source initiative under the Open Mainframe Project that offers introductory-level educational COBOL materials with modern tooling.

COBOL Working Group

The COBOL Working Group aims to promote the language by changing its perception and making materials more accessible to help more developers and students learn it on their mainframe journey.

Feilong

Feilong is an open source z/VM cloud connector project under the Open Mainframe Project umbrella that will accelerate the z/VM adoption, extending its ecosystem and its user experience.

GenevaERS

GenevaERS is the single-pass optimization engine for data extraction and reporting on z/OS.

Mainframe Open Education

Mainframe Open Education is a convenient, easy-to-use platform where experts share up-to-date materials and foster collaboration with the broader community.

Mentorship Program

Helping connect the next generation with mainframe and open source, the mentorship program has helped students over the past several years become contributors to open source on mainframe, as well as develop the skills for a long career in technology.

Polycephaly

Polycephaly enables developers to build z/OS source code files with Jenkins and Git

Software Discovery Tool

The Software Discovery Tool matches developers with the best open source software that meets their needs.

TerseDecompress

TerseDecompress helps mainframe users uncompress files on any workstation.

Zorow

z/OS Open Repository of Workflows (zorow), is dedicated to contributing and collaborating on z/OSMF workflows.

Zowe

Zowe is a new open source software framework that provides solutions that allow development and operations teams to securely, manage, control, script and develop on the Mainframe like any other cloud platform. Zowe is the first open source project based on z/OS.

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