Access data and services to speed app development and app delivery.

Create efficient and scalable RESTful APIs for mobile and cloud applications. IBM® z/OS® Connect Enterprise Edition (EE) unleashes the value of applications and data on z/OS in the API economy.

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80%
of business data and 70% of business transactions run on IBM z Systems


Meet IBM z/OS Connect Enterprise Edition.

Intuitive tooling enables a developer to create RESTful APIs from traditional z/OS-based assets. It allows mobile and cloud application developers to incorporate z/OS business critical data and transactions into their applications, without the need to understand z/OS subsystems.


Build apps faster

Empower app developers with critical data and services through easily consumable RESTful APIs.

Drive new opportunities

Expose z Systems assets as modern APIs with no changes to the backend application.

Disrupt and innovate

Easily collaborate and rapidly deliver through composable services.


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Highlights

  • Delivers RESTful APIs with industry standard Swagger 2.0 / Open API descriptions. Easily consumable by application developers, and simple to integrate within API management solutions across your enterprise.
  • Provides intuitive tooling that enables a developer with or without z/OS-skills to create RESTful APIs from traditional z/OS-based assets.
  • Includes a new API package artifact that encapsulates the API for easy deployment across your DevOps cloud environment, together with necessary detail to invoke underlying services in the z/OS subsystems.
  • Supports standard JSON message format with translation to and from the required native format of z/OS subsystems.
  • Integrates with IBM API Connect for enterprise-class API management that covers consumer registration, API security controls, and version control.

Minimum software requirements

  • IBM Explorer for z/OS V3.0 Aqua
  • IBM z/OS V1.13 or later, and
  • IBM 64-bit SDK for z/OS, Java™ Technology Edition V7.1.0 or
  • IBM 64-bit SDK for z/OS, Java Technology Edition V8.0.0
 

Test it. Try it.

Ready to see how it works? IBM z/OS Connect Enterprise Edition has an open beta and a 90 day trial -- so you can see how fast application development and delivery could be.

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Mainframe Developer Center

Visit our Developer Center for the latest information, tutorials and downloads for z/OS Connect Enterprise Edition, including the API Editor tooling and Getting Started guide.

 

Request the 90 day trial.

IBM's z/OS Connect EE is a fresh way to leverage mainframe processing with cloud and mobile applications. Request a consultative call for a 90 day evaluation trial to see how z/OS Connect EE can integrate with your existing solutions.

 

Test the open beta.

Try out the latest functionality in our open beta and shape the future of z/OS Connect EE through our forums and RFE process.

 

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