Secure and fast CICS transactions

IBM® CICS® Transaction Gateway is a connector for enterprise modernization of CICS assets. It empowers various application platforms to incorporate CICS, including Java® servlets, applets, Microsoft™ .NET framework based applications, C and COBOL applications. CICS Transaction Gateway furnishes application programmers with APIs and offers the best characteristics of administration with JEE application servers. The in-service releases of CICS TG are v9.0 v9.1 and v9.2.

IBM CICS Transaction Gateway (CICS TG) includes these three offerings:

  • CICS TG Desktop Edition
  • CICS TG for Multiplatforms
  • CICS TG for z/OS®

Reduce mobile enablement costs

Use JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) web services without modifying existing environments to minimize risk and cost and retain high availability and scalability.

Connect valuable CICS assets

Connect virtually everything to CICS applications and servers with programming and deployment features for distributed platforms, including Java, Microsoft .NET, C/C++, C#, Visual Basic and COBOL.

Security and availability

Exploit CICS high availability infrastructure and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), identity propagation and user authentication security mechanisms.

Optimize performance

Gain insight into active workloads, isolate problems, improve planning and monitor performance with transaction tracking, monitoring and statistical capabilities.

Match today’s skills

Bridge the skill gap between UNIX/Linux, Microsoft Windows, Java-based application development platforms and IBM Z® systems.

Non-invasive connectivity

No changes to CICS applications and minimal CICS definitions are needed to achieve greater CICS connectivity.