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Blueline Mainframe Software

CICS/Fax
Category:
CICS
CICS/Fax is software for your Windows-based PC to allow you to send faxes and e-mail and upload FTP files. When used with our eSendIT product, you can also implement automatic distribution of mainframe data.

CICS/Forward Recovery System
Category:
CICS
Reapply all updates processed by CICS to rebuild a lost or corrupted VSAM file. Flexible, easy to use. Prints audit trail of updates.

CICS/Hotprint
Category:
CICS
Invoke screen print by pressing PA or PF key. User profile controls printer selection, headers, form feed before, after, etc. Optionally prompt user for printer-id.

CICS/Log View
Category:
CICS
CICS/Log View - Display CICS System logs (CSMT, etc.) online. Search for character strings. Exclude unwanted entries. Be notified when certain entries are logged. Archive and/or purge old entries.

CICS/MAPR II
Category:
CICS
CICS/MAPR II - Includes a screen painting facility, a prototyping facility, full length data names for COBOL DSECTS, group-level occurs for repeated rows, and a COPY facility which allows users to build a new map using an existing map as a base. Map images and data names are saved for future maintenance. All screen development is done interactively under CICS. BMS macros are created. Supports extended attributes and all screen sizes Includes conversion facility for existing BMS maps as well as for SDFTM. BMS/GTTM and MAPGENTM maps.

CICS/Menu II
Category:
CICS
CICS/Menu II - CICS/Menu II presents a consistent point of entry and prevents users from seeing a blank screen. Menus may be nested and an optional user exit allows pre-display customizing. INPUTMSG data can be passed to applications. Pre-check transaction security using an interface to MacKinney Systems' CICS/SignOn or customer's own user exit.

CICS/Message
Category:
CICS
CICS/Message - Messages can be sent from an application program or a terminal. After reading the message, CLEAR refreshes the full screen and COMMAREA. Messages can be sent to 'ALL` CICS terminals or lists of terminaIs/operators/users/netnames.

CICS/Morning News
Category:
CICS
CICS/Morning News - Displays one or more screens of news to each user when they log on or sign on to CICS. Each news item may be limited to certain users orlists of users by terminal-id, operator-id, user-id, or netname. News may be entered to display on a future date as a reminder. User lists may be shared between CICS/Morning News and CICS/Message

CICS/On Line File Utility
Category:
CICS
CICS/On Line File Utility - Allows programmers to instantly view any record of any file defined to CICS. The record is displayed in character and hexadecimal and may be updated or deleted. New records may be added and files may be browsed forward or backward. A file can be scanned for a character string.

CICS/Qeditor
Category:
CICS
CICS/Qeditor - Easy to use editor which is invoked by your application program to allow users to edit data in a Temp Storage queue. When editing is complete, the queue is passed back to your program.

CICS/Qsort
Category:
CICS
CICS/Qsort - Sorts a Temp Storage Queue by up to 10 fields. Queue records may be up to 999 bytes, and you may sort queues of up to several thousand items without hurting response time for other transactions. You simply build the Temp Storage Queue, link to our Sort program, then read the sorted queue back into your program.

CICS/Response Time Monitor
Category:
CICS
CICS/Response Time Monitor - Tracks response time for each transaction. Display transactions based on response time, opid, termid, tranid, time of day. Automatic notification of exceptions. Flexible batch reporting for analysis or charge back. Reports quickly identify slow transactions. Reports can be sorted in any order.

CICS/SignOn
Category:
CICS
CICS/SignOn - A CICS security package providing security for CICS transactions, terminals, and users. It also provides complete signon/signoff functions for CICS users.

CICS/Spooler
Category:
CICS
CICS/Spooler - CICS terminal printer spooling system simplifies programming and improves throughput. Allows either batch or online programs to spool reports into the CICS/Spooler queue. The reports may be sent to a batch system printer, and may be viewed from a CRT before printing.

CICS/Spy
Category:
CICS
CICS/Spy -View input and outputscreens in real time on another CICS terminal. View HTML pages sent to another browser served out from CICS. Provides the ability to collect screens based on almost any criteria including the contents of the screen. Collect the screens for replay later. Collect screens generated by a specified transaction executed on any terminal. You control who can Spy and who can be spied upon... flexible security.

CICS/Swap
Category:
CICS
CICS/Swap - A CICS transaction which allows up to eight CICS transactions to be active at the same terminal. With the touch of an installation defined PF or PA key, the terminal operator can swap from one transaction to the other.

CICS/Timeout
Category:
CICS
CICS/Timeout - Automatically signs off and/or logs off inactive terminals, including those running conversational tasks, after a specified period of inactivity. Length of inactivity specified by Termid or netname. Exclusion by userid, tranid or operid. Also, displays a list of terminals.

Cobol Glossary
Category:
Application Development
Cobol Glossary - Reads COBOL source libraries and produces system wide cross-reference lists for data names, file names, copybooks, CICS commands, DLI commands and more. Produces excellent documentation. Finds CICS programs which use illegal COBOL verbs.

DP Manager
Category:
Application Development
DP Manager - Keeps track of software inventory, hardware inventory, outstanding problems, changes, etc. to help manage the DP function. Includes a flexible report generator. Runs under CICS.

Easy Help for CICS
Category:
CICS
Easy Help for CICS - Allow your CICS users to access screen- and field-level help information without modifying your programs. Help text can be authored and updated by users.

eSendIT
Category:
Mainframe E-mail
eSendIT - eSendrT allows you to automatically distribute your CICS and batch report data via e-mail in PDF, RTF and plain text format. When used with a CICS/Fax PC server, data can also be sent via fax, ftp, or file transfer.

File-Compare
Category:
Application Development
File-Compare - Compares two files showing records that were added, changed, or deleted. Handles VSAM or sequential files. Highlights the changed data. Useful for checking test results and investigating problems.

Global Search & Replace
Category:
Application Development
Global Search & Replace - Searches program source and other 80-byte records for character strings and optionally replaces them with new characters. Supports wild cards and prints an audit trail. Allows for checking of data before reloading to apply changes. z/OS version scans PDS and sequential flies. VSE version scans VSE sublibraries, ICCF libraries, and sequential flies.

ISPF/VSAM Utility
Category:
DASD/Dataset Management, Storage Management
ISPF/VSAM Utility - ISPF based, menu driven utility which provides online access to the most regulaly used VSAM functions: define, delete, inquire, copy, rename, edit, and browse. The edit and browse functions allow easy lookup or update of VSAM and Non-VSAM records. Files may be edited field by field (12 fields per screen) using a COBOL copy member or in full screen character and hex mode. Useful for creating and checking test files. Non-VSAM datasets including those with records larger than 255 bytes can also be edited. Compatible with IAM®.

JES Queue for Printers (JQP)
Category:
Output Management
JES Queue for Printers (JQP) - JQP is a VTAM based application that will print any report from the JES2 output queue to printers defined to VTAM and TCP/IP. VTAM printer types supported are SNA, NON-SNA and SCS. JQP supports TCP/IP printers using the RFC 1179 Line Printer Daemon (LPD) protocol or if supported by the network printer adapter, direct socket connection. Reports in the JES2 output queue are automatically selected based on their DESTID and printed to the printer defined for that destination. Both machine code and ASA control characters are supported. FCB emulation is supported using the FCB images from the SYS1.IMAGELIB library. Supports halting and restarting reports and more.

JES Report Broker
Category:
Output Management
JES Report Broker - JES Report Broker runs as a started task in z/OS. It can be configured with a variety of report selection criteria. When a report becomes available to JES with characteristics that match the configured criteria, JRB obtains the report and delivers it. There are a variety of delivery options including FTP, E-Mail, Web interface and offloading to local datasets. Multiple reports may be delivered simultaneously to different locations.

JSF-Job and Syslog Facility
Category:
JCL/Job Management
JSF-Job and Syslog Facility - Archives SYSLOG, JCL and/or SYSOUT. Scans for abends and condition codes. Saves paper, time, and space while improving quality and reliability. Uses ISPF panels. Easy to use. No more lost JCL or SYSLOG listings or manual checking for abends/errors. Archived data is compressed.

Kwik-Key/Kwik-Load
Category:
DASD/Dataset Management, Storage Management
Kwik-Key/Kwik-Load - Loads base cluster and builds multiple alternate indexes at the same time. Reduces CPU time, EXCPs, and elapsed time to reorg VSAM datasets and rebuild AIX.

Listcat Plus
Category:
DASD/Dataset Management, Storage Management
Listcat Plus - A replacement for the listcat function of IDCAMS. Listcat Plus prints two reports from the VSAM catalog: a Dataset Report and a Volume summary. Datasets requiring attention are flagged based on user specified criteria. Volume of printout is reduced 95% by using Listcat Plus instead of IDCAMS. The z/OS version also prints ICF VSAM and non-VSAM entries in a one-line per-dataset format and produces a summary file formatted for down-loading to a PC spreadsheet. Listcat Plus Adhoc Report Writer optional Listcat Plus companion allows you to select the fields you want printed and specify selection criteria for files to include so you see only the files that need attention.

Macro Level Interpreter
Category:
CICS
Macro Level Interpreter - Allows running macro-level code in CICS TS environments without any coding changes. Also supports command level applications using the restricted 'EXEC CICS ADDRESS CSA' command in CICS TS. MLI eliminates the costly need for maintaining multiple versions of CICS. Works with Assembler, COBOL or PL/1. Optional Add-on for Macro Level Interpreter: See Rmode31

MainFormIT
Category:
Workplace Management
MainFormIT - Replaces the paper forms your company uses in the every day activities of your business. Used just like paper forms, except you complete them on your computer, merge them with data created by applications running on the z/OS environment, then print them on your printer.

OSXREFS
Category:
JCL/Job Management
OSXREFS - Consists of four handy cross-reference generators. 1) Scans a PROCLIB and builds a cross reference showing all PROCs which contain a DD statement for each dataset name. 2) Scans a PDS and identifies members which contain specific character strings. 3) Lists all the programs in your link libraries and lists all the PROCs that execute each program. 4) Lists all PROCs and the programs they execute using any PROCLIB as input.

Power Queue for Printers (PQP)
Category:
Output Management
Power Queue for Printers (PQP) - VTAM based application which will print any report from the VSE/POWER LST queue to network attached printers defined to VTAM. Printer types supported are SNA, NON-SNA and SCS. Reports in the VSE/ POWER LST queue are automatically selected based on their FROM and/or TO destination userid and printed to the printer defined for that destination.

Show and Tell II
Category:
Workplace Management
Show and Tell II - Show what is currently on another user's screen. Great for helping users without having to go to their office. Tell will echo your screen to other screens. Tell can be used for demonstrations and training sessions (local or remote).

SimpList
Category:
Application Development
SimpList - A productivity aid for mainframe TSO/ISPF users that provides a simple, centralized workbench instead of moving from one panel or vendor product to another. Multiple object types (e.g. datasets, DB2 tables, VSAM flies etc.) can be stored in object lists and selected for a wide variety of functions (browse, edit, print etc.) by simple point-and-click selection. Based on the object type and function, SimpList automatically invokes the appropriate tool, vendor product, or built-in facility to handle the request. Surf the mainframe with SimpList.

Source Program Compare
Category:
Application Development
Source Program Compare - Compares two versions of a program and prints a listing showing all of the differences.

VTAM Virtual Printer (VVP)
Category:
Output Management
VTAM Virtual Printer (VVP) - VVP lets you route output created by your online applications to the system spool. It captures the 3270 based datastream sent to the VTAM printer from any VTAM application (CICS, IMS, etc.) and creates a report in the JES queue for z/OS or VSE/POWER queue for VSE. Each report created in the system spool by VVP is assigned a class and optional destination, user, and/or forms id.

VTAM/Switch
Category:
Session Manager
VTAM/Switch - Allows users to switch from CICS to TSO, etc. without logging on and off. You may also have multiple sessions in the same VTAM application (ICCF, TSO, IMS, CICS, etc.). The following additional features are included: 1) data compression, 2) message routing, 3) a broadcast facility, 4) screen printing, 5) spy and session stealing features to assist HELP desk personnel, 6) scripting (automated sign on procedure) and 7) automatic logoff of inactive terminals.

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