PHILIP WAKELIN

An IBM Redbooks video course – Developing a RESTful Web application for Liberty in CICS

The IBM Redbooks video course – Developing a RESTful Web application for Liberty in CICS provides a step-by-step guide for creating a simple RESTful Java application, then deploying it into WebSphere Liberty running in CICS Transaction Server for z/OS (CICS TS) V5. Its primarily aimed at Java application developers who want to get started with...  Continue reading An IBM Redbooks video course – Developing a RESTful Web application for Liberty in CICS

Java for CICS – Building Java records from COBOL with IBM JZOS

When developing a Java program to link to a CICS program with a COMMAREA or access a VSAM file, you will typically need to map the binary record structure from a COBOL copybook to Java datatypes. This article describes a process to automate the generation and building of these records using IBMJZOS and then shows...  Continue reading Java for CICS – Building Java records from COBOL with IBM JZOS

Java for CICS – Developing a JAX-WS Web service for Liberty

The aim of this article is to show how you can develop a Java web service using the JAX-WS API and deploy this application directly into a Liberty JVM server running within CICS. It is intended for Java developers and CICS system programmers that have little knowledge of the Liberty JVM server environment.  Continue reading Java for CICS – Developing a JAX-WS Web service for Liberty