This IBM® Redbooks® publication gives a broad understanding of IBM IMS™ integration and connectivity solutions to access applications and data stores across your enterprise architecture.
As an application developer, architect, systems integrator, or systems programmer, there is important information that is available in this book that pertains to your responsibilities to continue to include the proven performance, data integrity, and workload distribution that is available from IMS in to selected projects that are related to your entire enterprise.
This book updates and adds to the information in the following IBM Redbooks publications:
IMS e-business Connectors: A Guide to IMS Connectivity, SG24-6514
IMS Connectivity in an On Demand Environment: A Practical Guide to IMS Connectivity, SG24-6794
Powering SOA Solutions with IMS, SG24-7662
IBM IMS Version 12 Technical Overview, SG24-7972
IMS 12: The IMS Catalog, REDP-4812
Rethink Your Mainframe Applications: Reasons and Approaches for Extension, Transformation, and Growth, REDP-4938
Please note that the additional material referenced in the text is not available from IBM.