Connecting PCs and mobile devices to your organization’s mainframe

IBM DB2 Connect makes your company's host data directly available to your personal computer and LAN-based workstations. It connects desktop and palm-top applications to your company's mainframe. You gain enterprise development tools for web-enabled mainframe functionality. DB2 Connect provides the application enablement and scalable communication infrastructure for connecting web, Microsoft Windows, UNIX, Linux and mobile applications to IBM z/OS and IBM AS/400 data.

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DB2 Connect Application Server Advanced Edition: Makes your host data available to large multitier and web applications. It is designed for large-scale environments that require access to IBM® DB2® on IBM System z® or System i® platforms. It includes IBM Data Studio and the IBM InfoSphere Optim pureQuery Runtime environment to help improve the way databases are developed, tested and deployed.
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DB2 Connect Application Server Edition: Makes your host data available to large multitier and web applications. It is designed for multitier client/server or web applications that require access to IBM® DB2® data on IBM System z® or System i® platforms.
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DB2 Connect Enterprise Edition: Connects LAN-based systems and their desktop applications to your company’s mainframe and minicomputer host databases. You can consolidate your host access through a gateway, and deploy web and multi-tier applications.
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DB2 Connect Personal Edition: Makes your company's mainframe and iSeries data directly available to your desktop applications. This connectivity solution lets you directly access data stored in multiple systems without a gateway.
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DB2 Connect Unlimited Advanced Edition for System z: A cost-effective solution for organizations that use DB2 Connect extensively, especially where multiple applications are involved.
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DB2 Connect Unlimited Edition for System i: Integrates iSeries data with client/server, web, mobile and service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications. IBM eServer iSeries customers gain unified application development, integrated data and pervasive data functionality.
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