HostBridge Technology


HostBridge Products for Mainframe Integration & Optimization

Organizations around the world use our products to integrate mainframe assets with any distributed systems – Web, mobile, application, SOA, and cloud – and optimize mainframe processes.

HostBridge, our flagship product, is a high-performance, high-precision Web services solution for integrating CICS applications and System z data with distributed systems – Web, mobile, application, SOA, cloud. It includes a range of optional component modules:

         Data Access. For VSAM, DB2, DL/I, and Datacom integration.
         CA Application/Data Integration Support. For integrating CA Ideal™ for CA Datacom®,
         CA-Telon®, CA-Gener/OL™, and CA ADS™ for CA IDMS™.
         Specialty Connectors for Enterprise Systems. For Pega, Siebel, Oracle, IVR, Batch to CICS,

HostBridge for zIIP: zIIP-Enabled Integration/SOA
HostBridge for zIIP is HostBridge software and services running on the zIIP specialty engine. HostBridge and its integration/SOA workloads are 100% zIIP-eligible.

HostBridge Socket Support
HostBridge Socket Support, an alternative to the CICS socket application infrastructure, reduces MIPS consumption, cutting processing costs by 20% to 40%.

HostBridge WIRE: Web- and Mobile-Enable the Mainframe
HostBridge WIRE enables rapid development and deployment of Web/mobile interfaces and applications – from terminal-style to rich Web – for CICS and other mainframe assets.

HostBridge Product Principles
HostBridge enhances its product offerings continually; our product philosophy and direction are outlined on the Product Principles page.

Product Resources
Visit our Product Resources page to learn about our free 30-day HostBridge evaluation, free sample sockets program available for download, and the evolution of the HostBridge product family.

Product Downloads
Licensed customers can access HostBridge downloads from this page.