Cupertino, California – (The Hosting News) – October 2, 2006 – Software integration for web enabling and enterprise information systems firm, NetManage, Inc. has unveiled upgrades to its suite of host access solutions, including ViewNow X Server, RUMBA and OnWeb Web-to-Host.
NetManage terminal emulation products are designed to connect to virtually any host, across any network, with mission critical reliability and without any change to the host system. NetManage products reduce the cost and complexity of accessing years of business logic already on the host, unlocking critical data in legacy systems for rapid application development. Today’s customer-driven upgrades provide additional management capabilities for flexibility, security and ease-of-use.
NetManage ViewNow X Server, software that provides Windows users with easy network access to memory-intensive, graphic rich X applications running on UNIX systems, allows organizations to leverage the power of X applications without the expense of dedicated, high-powered UNIX workstations. Integrated management capabilities, customization tools, and network diagnostic tools simplify software configuration, deployment and administration. New features in ViewNow X Server 9.6 include:
— Simplified installation for Citrix to publish X applications to Citrix users — Enhanced usability and efficiency when running multiple application windows with multiple monitors — Improved X Server tuning through enhanced resource management for optimized application behavior and performance — Streamlined X application delivery with XDM for VPN-connected users — Enhanced SSH authentication through the ability to select private user keys
NetManage RUMBA simplifies enterprise migrations to browser-based and server-based computing by providing business users with secure access to essential host information from any desktop or server-managed client, including IBM mainframe, IBM iSeries (AS/400), Hewlett-Packard, UNIX, and VAX. New features of NetManage RUMBA 7.5 include:
— Support for the Windows XP Professional x64 Edition platform in Compatibility mode for its terminal emulation connecting over telnet protocols — Enhanced security, connectivity and administration features for integration with IBM System i platform — User-friendly features for system administrators using 3270 and UNIX emulation
NetManage OnWeb Web-to-Host was developed to provide secure, web-based terminal emulation from a centrally managed, single browser-based interface, enabling optimal performance and fast, flexible custom application development. NetManage OnWeb Web-to-Host delivers a persistent connection to mission critical applications and data residing on virtually any host making it simple to deploy, administer and scale in heterogeneous enterprise environments. New features in NetManage OnWeb Web-to-Host 5.3 include:
— Enhanced deployment options with improved point-and-click installation and administrative tools for scheduled and automated client rollouts, providing easier and more flexible distribution methods — Improved efficiency with the addition of the most popular features from the RUMBA desktop product, including the robust RUMBA AS/400 File Transfer utility with RTO file support and the ability to turn screen text into 3D buttons that automate user input or execute macros — Connection monitoring in Host Java and Host Pro emulation
Zvi Alon, Chairman, President and CEO of NetManage, Inc. explained, ”The mainframe has and will continue to serve as an essential part of IT. As a consequence, enterprises need solutions that help them access the critical information stored on these legacy systems quickly, easily and cost-effectively. ViewNow X Server, RUMBA and OnWeb Web-to-Host enable business users to work efficiently and productively with expanded access to any application and host system with comprehensive capabilities in security, customization, remote management and enhanced usability.”
NetManage, Inc. is a software company that provides solutions for integrating, web enabling and accessing enterprise information systems. More than 10,000 customers worldwide, including the majority of the Fortune 500, have chosen NetManage for mission critical application integration.
To learn more, please visit: http://www.netmanage.com.