IMS Enterprise Suite 2.1 DLIModel Utility Plug-in


The IMS Enterprise Suite Version 2.1 DLIModel utility plug-in is an Eclipse plug-in that transforms your IMS™ database information into application-independent metadata that can be used by Java applications.

The DLIModel utility plug-in can be installed with the IBM® Eclipse SDK or shell-shared with Rational® Application Developer Software for WebSphere® or Rational Developer for System z®.

Use the DLIModel utility plug-in to:

The DLIModel utility plug-in also provides the following functions. However, more robust versions of these functions are available in the IMS Enterprise Suite Explorer for Development (IMS Explorer):

Recommendations

IMS Enterprise Suite Version 2.1 is the last release of IMS Enterprise Suite that will include the DLIModel utility plug-in. Customers using the IMS Enterprise Suite DLIModel utility plug-in should migrate to using the IMS Enterprise Suite Explorer for Development (IMS Explorer) instead.

Although IMS Explorer includes enhancements to most IMS Enterprise Suite DLIModel utility plug-in functions, it does not provide support for IMS database web services or IMS XML DB.