Simulates different system dates and time for applications without changing the system time. Can be used to test applications for year compliance or month-end processing.
Developed by Can Do Systems in 1991. Marketed by Isogon, and then IBM after acquiring Isogon in 2005. Renamed to Application Time Facility by IBM. Withdrawn from marketing by IBM in 2012, and replaced with Hourglass. IBM support withdrawn in 2013.
TICTOC continues to be marketed and supported by Can Do Systems.
IBM Product ID: 5697-N42
Entry last updated: 17-Dec-2012