Independently configured clients support existing workstation interfaces without changing the back-end application.
Provides programming interfaces in C/C++, Microsoft® Visual Basic and COBOL and offers IP-based or SNA-based communication.
Communicates with CICS servers through the external call interface (ECI), external presentation interface (EPI) and the external security interface (ESI).
Improves programmer flexibility, keeps business logic on the server and presentation logic on the client. Writes applications more easily to connect PC workstations with CICS servers.