The need to make mainframe applications available as services has never been greater, as any enterprise with a mainframe is operating in a de facto hybrid IT environment. “Today’s mainframes are modern, high-performance transactional systems at the heart of many enterprise digital efforts,” said Jason Bloomberg, president of analyst firm Intellyx. “At the heart of rapid, high-volume mainframe transaction processing is CICS. Therefore, it is essential for any mainframe shop to have resources to make CICS applications available as services so that they can be full-fledged participants in the modern hybrid IT environment.”
Today’s mainframes are modern, high-performance transactional systems at the heart of many enterprise digital efforts. At the heart of rapid, high-volume mainframe transaction processing is CICS. Therefore, it is essential for any mainframe shop to have resources to make CICS applications available as services so that they can be full-fledged participants in the modern hybrid IT environment.
The Guide covers:
• What CICS web services are and why they are the ideal way to integrate CICS applications.
• What steps are in the CICS web services development process.
• How mainframe and middle-tier developers can work together to implement CICS web services.
The Guide is free and available for download at https://www.hostbridge.com/guide-to-creating-cics-web-services/.
About HostBridge Technology
HostBridge Technology develops and delivers enterprise software to enable integration of CICS applications and data with mobile, web and any other mid-tier applications and technologies. With HostBridge, integrations are easy to develop, fast to deploy, durable and high-performing because they do not rely on screen-scraping technology. For more information about HostBridge, please visit www.hostbridge.com.