IBM CICS open betas

Explore the latest potential new capabilities in CICS with our open betas!

Take this chance to explore potential new CICS capability, assess its value to business, and plan for its adoption at the earliest opportunity. Participants in the open beta program may also get direct access to CICS development resources, with the opportunity to provide early feedback and are well-positioned to gain first-mover advantage.

CICS TS V5.2 open beta

The IBM® CICS® Transaction Server for z/OS V5.2 open beta offering builds on the many advances in service agility and operational efficiency delivered in CICS TS V5.1, and includes significant enhancements in mobile and cloud, as well as extending the rich web experience offered.

You can find the Announcement Letter for CICS TS V5.2 open beta here.

CICS TG V9.1 open beta

The IBM® CICS® Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.1 open beta offering highlights new mobile support within CICS TG which enables new, modern workloads to be quickly and efficiently incorporated into existing CICS systems. In addition, enhancements in connectivity and security are also included, addressing key customer requirements.

You can find the Announcement Letter for CICS TG V9.1 open beta here.

The CICS TG V9.1 open beta is planned to be available for download from April 25, 2014.

CICS TS V5.2 open beta

CICS TG V9.1 open beta