CICS Explorer TG plug-in familiarization
In this chapter, we discuss CICS Transaction Gateway (CICS TG), focusing on the CICS Explorer plug-in for CICS TG.
9.1 CICS Transaction Gateway introduction
The CICS Transaction Gateway is a set of client and server software components that allow a remote client application to invoke services in a CICS region. The client application can be either a Java™ application or a non-Java application. Depending on the platform, the non-Java application might use either a C (ECIv1 and ECIv2), C++, COBOL, COM, ...