IBM i Access - Web
IBM i Access for Web offers browser-based access to IBM i. IBM i Access for Web enables end users to leverage business information, applications, and resources across an enterprise by extending the IBM i resources to the client desktop or a mobile device through a web browser.
IBM i Access for Web...
- is system based; there is no code running on the desktop or mobile device.
- is implemented using Java Servlet technology.
- uses industry standard protocols - HTTP, HTTPS and HTML.
- is lightweight, requiring only a browser.
- runs batch commands, provides access to database, integrated file system, printers, printer output, and messages, and a 5250 interface.
A mobile solution for accessing IBM i is available. Powered by IBM i Access for Web (5770XH2), you can access IBM i resources from any mobile device that supports a browser. Features include the ability to:
- view CPU utilization, page faults, disk utilization, disk pool usage, jobs, and operator messages on a dashboard
- view and manage jobs, messages, output queues, files, printers
- view PTFs and PTF Groups
- view, add, insert and update database records
- build, run, save SQL statements with an SQL wizard
- start one or more 5250 emulation sessions with the ability to reconnect even after a device power down
- extract data from a variety of IBM i resources into a table using optional column selection
- distribute and manage files to other users from a common download location
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Version: Version Independent
Operating system(s): IBM i
Reference #: T1026808
Modified date: 27 March 2018
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