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

Using Java Transactions in CICS Liberty to coordinate JDBC updates

CICS TS V5.2 enhanced the Liberty JVM server to support the Java Transaction API (JTA) . This enables Java EE applications deployed into CICS to coordinate transactional updates to CICS resources, such as VSAM files, together with XA resources such as a remote DB2 database using a JDBC type 4 driver  Continue reading Using Java Transactions in CICS Liberty to coordinate JDBC updates

Using CICS Transaction Gateway to link to Java EE Applications from TXSeries CICS

CICS TG V9.2 Fixpack 1 provides a new resource adapter called the CICS JEE Inbound Resource Adapter. This Resource Adapter provides the capability to accept COMMAREA based LINK requests from TXSeries CICS applications, invoke a method in an EJB application and return the result back to the CICS application.  Continue reading Using CICS Transaction Gateway to link to Java EE Applications from TXSeries CICS