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Announcement letters

CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0 Announcement Letter

Announcement Letter for IBM CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0

Last updated: 03 Oct 2012


z/OS Explorer V2.1 Announcement Letter

Announcement Letter for IBM Explorer for z/OS V2.1:, also known as z/OS Explorer

Last updated: 23 Apr 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 Announcement Letter

Announcement Letter for IBM CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1

Last updated: 04 Oct 2011

Case studies

First Citizens Bank & Trust Client Reference Video

This video features Jon Meyer, VP & Manager of Electronic Channels and Payments discussing the benefits of WebSphere Virtual Enterprise.

Last updated: 08 Feb 2011

Data sheets

CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0 Data sheet

Data sheet for IBM CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0

Last updated: 03 Oct 2012

Demos

Video demos on YouTube: CICS Tools

A collection of video demos on YouTube featuring IBM's portfolio of CICS Tools

Last updated: 23 Apr 2012


Video demos on YouTube: z/OS Explorer

A collection of video demos on YouTube about IBM Explorer for z/OS, aka z/OS Explorer

Last updated: 23 Apr 2012

Information centers

CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center on AIX

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on AIX, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center on Linux

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Linux, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center on Windows

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Windows, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center Plug-in

A zipped Eclipse plugin containing the library in HTML and PDF format. The Eclipse based information center is a way of viewing on-line product documentation. It can be installed individually on users client workstations, on a dedicated server, or viewed on-line from ibm.com

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center on AIX

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on AIX, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center on Linux

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Linux, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center on Windows

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Windows, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center on z/OS

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on z/OS, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Information Center Plug-in

A zipped Eclipse plugin containing the library in HTML and PDF format. The Eclipse based information center is a way of viewing on-line product documentation. It can be installed individually on users client workstations, on a dedicated server, or viewed on-line from ibm.com.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center.

Last updated: 27 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 Information Center.

Last updated: 26 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.0 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.0 Information Center.

Last updated: 25 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.0 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.0 Information Center also applies to CICS Transaction Gateway Desktop Edition V8.0.

Last updated: 24 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V7.2 Information Center (online)

On-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS Version 7 Release 2 information center

Last updated: 23 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V7.2 Information Center (online)

On-line version of CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms Version 7 Release 2 information center

Last updated: 22 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V7.1 for z/OS and for Multiplatforms Information Center (online)

End of support announced 30th September 2013.

Last updated: 21 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 Information Center on AIX

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on AIX, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 Information Center on Linux

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Linux, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 Information Center on Windows

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Windows, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V8.1 Information Center Plug-in

A zipped Eclipse plugin containing the library in HTML and PDF format. The Eclipse based information center is a way of viewing on-line product documentation. It can be installed individually on users client workstations, on a dedicated server, or viewed on-line from ibm.com

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center on AIX

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on AIX, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center on Linux

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Linux, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center on Windows

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on Windows, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center on z/OS

A zipped Eclipse information center for installing on z/OS, containing the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 library in HTML and PDF format.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V8.1 Information Center Plug-in

A zipped Eclipse plugin containing the library in HTML and PDF format. The Eclipse based information center is a way of viewing on-line product documentation. It can be installed individually on users client workstations, on a dedicated server, or viewed on-line from ibm.com.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V7.0 Information Center (download)

Download SC34-6760-00 Note: end of support announced 30th September 2012.

Last updated: 18 May 2010


CICS Universal Client Version 7.1 Information Center (on-line)

The on-line version of the CICS Universal Client Version 7.1 Information Center

Last updated: 01 Jul 2008


CICS Universal Client Version 7.0 Information Center (on-line)

Note: end of support announced 30th September 2013.

Last updated: 01 Jul 2006

Magazines

Peering Into the IBM CICS Transaction Gateway Black Box

You need to put more work through your IBM CICS Transaction Gateway (CICS TG) for z/OS systems but you also need to monitor and audit them to ensure they continue to deliver the Quality of Service (QoS) your growing business requires. How can you do this?

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012

Presentations

Presentation: CICS Explorer Overview

Short initial overview presentation, followed by 150+ screenshots showing CICS Explorer in action with CICS TS, CICS Tools, CICS TG, PD Tools, RDz, WebSphere MQ, and OMEGAMON XE for CICS.

Last updated: 17 May 2012

Product documentation

CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Programming Guide

A book that describes how to write client applications for use with the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Program Directory

Program Directory document for the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS V9.0 Programming Guide

A book that describes how to write client applications for use with the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0 for Multiplatforms Administration

A book that describes the administration commands and tasks involved with the installation and use of the CICS Transaction Gateway. This book is intended for anyone involved with the planning, installation, customization or operation of a CICS Transaction Gateway system.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0 Messages

A book that describes the messages issued by CICS Transaction Gateway.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0 Programming Reference

A reference book to help write client applications for use with the CICS Transaction Gateway.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V9.0 z/OS Administration

A book that describes the administration commands and tasks involved with the installation and use of the CICS Transaction Gateway. This book is intended for anyone involved with the planning, installation, customization or operation of a CICS Transaction Gateway system.

Last updated: 14 Dec 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS - Multiple versions - Program Directory

Program Directory documents for multiple versions of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS - currently V6.1, V7.0, V7.1, V7.2, V8.0, and V8.1.

Last updated: 30 Jan 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 Messages

A book that describes the messages issued by CICS Transaction Gateway.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 Programming Guide

A book that describes how to write client applications for use with the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 Programming Reference

A reference book to help write client applications for use with the CICS Transaction Gateway.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 z/OS Administration

A book that describes the administration commands and tasks involved with the installation and use of the CICS Transaction Gateway. This book is intended for anyone involved with the planning, installation, customization or operation of a CICS Transaction Gateway system.

Last updated: 07 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 UNIX and Linux Administration

A book that describes the administration commands and tasks involved with the installation and use of the CICS Transaction Gateway. This book is intended for anyone involved with the planning, installation, customization or operation of a CICS Transaction Gateway system.

Last updated: 04 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.1 Windows Administration

A book that describes the administration commands and tasks involved with the installation and use of the CICS Transaction Gateway. This book is intended for anyone involved with the planning, installation, customization or operation of a CICS Transaction Gateway system.

Last updated: 04 Nov 2011


CICS Transaction Gateway V8.0 Product Documentation

Web page listing all CICS Transaction Gateway V8.0 product documentation

Last updated: 01 Dec 2010

Redbooks

Architecting Access to CICS within an SOA

With the emergence of service-oriented architecture (SOA), the options for accessing existing CICS assets have become more varied than ever. This IBM Redbooks publication is intended for IT architects who select, plan, and design SOA solutions that make use of CICS assets.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


CICS TG for z/OS V6.1, 2PC/XA, WebSphere z/OS and security, SG24-7161

This IBM Redbooks publication introduces the new facilities of the CICS TG for z/OS V6.0 and V6.1, which provide improvements in the areas of transactional integration, systems management, performance, security, and ease of use.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


CICS TG V7.1 Systems Monitoring, SG24-7562

CICS Transaction Gateway V7.1 provides a wealth of new systems monitoring functionality, and together with the new IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE for CICS TG product and the support for CICS TG statistics in CICS PA for z/OS, provides you with a set of enhanced capacity planning and problem determination capabilities.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


Developing Connector Applications for CICS, SG24-7714

This IBM Redbooks publication focuses on application development using the CICS Transaction Gateway V7 programming interfaces for access to CICS, including Java, JCA, C, and .NET client development.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


J2C Security on z/OS

This paper describes security options of IBM WebSphere Application Server and Enterprise Information Systems (EIS) when using J2EE Connector Architecture (J2C) connectors. We cover the following topics: J2EE Connector Security, Security when accessing CICS, Security when accessing IMS

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


The Value of IBM System z and z/OS in an SOA, REDP4152

This Redpaper IBM Redbooks publication describes the infrastructure challenges that SOA brings to the table and how the IBM System z platform and the z/OS operating system address those challenges.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


Using CICS Transaction Gateway, High Availability, and the CICS Explorer

This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes how the CICS® Explorer™ can be used to aid configuration and administration of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS®. Starting from a basic system configuration, it takes you through the steps to create a high availability topology and implement request monitoring.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


z/OS Identity Propagation

This IBM® Redbooks® publication explores various implementations of z/OS Identity Propagation where the distributed identity of an end user is passed to z/OS® and used to map to a RACF® user ID, and any related events in the audit trail from RACF show both RACF and distributed identities.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012

Tutorials

Accessing CICS from Microsoft .NET applications using CICS Transaction Gateway

This article demonstrates the new Microsoft .NET API for CICS Transaction Gateway V8, and uses an example to show you how to write a C# application that interacts with CICS programs.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway and AIX workload partitions

This article shows you how to use CICS Transaction Gateway in an AIX environment that supports workload partitions (WPARs). It includes scenarios that show you how to use WPARs to consolidate existing hardware or to extend a CICS Transaction Gateway instance.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


Connecting from Groovy to CICS using the CICS Transaction Gateway

This article shows you how to use modern agile scripting languages to increase your productivity when writing applications to access CICS data.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal: Exploiting the J2EE Connector Architecture

This article explains how the J2EE Connector Architecture (JCA) and the CICS Transaction Gateway can be used to provide transactional integration of CICS applications and J2EE components deployed within IBM®WebSphere® Application Server.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012

White papers

Delivering quick access to CICS systems using strategic integration options

This white paper shows how the robust CICS systems that you rely on today can easily deliver your business applications to modern service oriented architectures (SOAs), with first-class support for Web services, Java™ 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) and other access options.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


Integrating WebSphere Application Server and CICS using the JCA

This white paper explains how using the JCA can provide benefits in terms of both quicker and easier application development and optimal qualities of service in the middleware runtime environment.

Last updated: 21 Feb 2012


CICS Transaction Gateway and AIX workload partitions

This article shows you how to use CICS Transaction Gateway in an AIX environment that supports Workload Partitions (WPAR), and includes scenarios that show you how to use WPARs to consolidate existing hardware or to extend a CICS Transaction Gateway installation.

Last updated: 18 Nov 2011


Integrating WebSphere and CICS with CICS Transaction Gateway

This paper reviews the different qualities of service that are provided by the most commonly used connectivity topologies, and makes deployment recommendations which will help the reader to chose the topology which best fits his specific set of requirements.

Last updated: 01 Mar 2008


CICS delivers IPIC connectivity

This paper looks at the intercommunication facility, which supports distributed program link (DPL) and external call interface (ECI ) requests to be routed over a TCP/IP network

Last updated: 01 Dec 2007


Architecting access to CICS in an SOA

All the information you need to design your CICS SOA architecture. Based on CICS TS V3.1 and CICS TG V6. Covers CICS Web services, CICS TG, CICS Web support, and CICS Service Flow Feature

Last updated: 01 Oct 2006