An unparalleled mixed-language application server
No single programming language is optimal for every application requirement. For this reason, IBM CICS Transaction Server has evolved to become the world’s most powerful mixed language application server.
Applications can share core programming contexts such as security, transactionality, management and monitoring, regardless of the language its components are written in.
This allows developers to create incredible mixed-language applications that include Java EE 7 Full Platform capabilities.
No sticky tape required.
‘Introduction to CICS’ video course
Ideal for new starters, or just anyone who needs an understanding of what CICS actually is. This IBM Redbooks video course explores what an application server is, what it provides to developers and what distinguishes CICS as a mixed language application server.
What’s new in CICS V5.5
CICS TS V5.5 enables development teams to create powerful mixed language applications, while allowing operational teams to manage these applications from a single point of control.
Major new and enhanced capabilities include:
- Node.js in CICS
- CICS Explorer now uses GraphQL to map relations between resources
- Security and resiliency improvements
- Better API/SPI restrictions
- z/OS WLM health value more prominent in CICSPlex SM workload routing decisions
Get an overview of CICS V5.5 in our ebook.
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