IBM Express Runtime Web Environments for i5/OS (5733-SO1) provides an integrated
package of software products that you install and configure to your i5/OS® using a wizard.
The product does the following:
Installs V5R4 iSeries® Access for Web (including PTFs), 5722-XH2
Installs WebSphere Application Server - Express. Two versions of Express Runtime Web
Environments for i5/OS V5R4 are available:
– V1R1M0 contains WebSphere® Application Server-Express V6.0 (order Web
Enablement's feature 5905 for CDs and 5906 for a DVD)
– V1R2M0 contains the newer WebSphere Application Server-Express V6.1 (order
feature 5907 for CDs and 5908 for a DVD)
If its not installed, installs V5R4 IBM HTTP Server (5722-DG1), including PTFs
Configures a WebSphere Application Server profile and an HTTP server instance,
generates the WebSphere Application Server plug-in, and starts both servers
Configures iSeries Access for Web
Installs and configures an icon on the Windows® workstation desktop that links to a First Steps static HTML Web page. The First Steps Web page is designed to provide an easy way for you to get started using what the wizard deployed to your i5/OS.
The product includes several sample Web applications. Each Web application modernizes
the flght400 application, a well-known sample RPG application. The flght400 application is installed as part of IBM Express Runtime Web Environments for i5/OS.
The included sample Web applications are as follows:
Host Access Transformation Services (HATS)
A sample application that demonstrates the presentation of an RPG program named
flght400, which was modernized using HATS.
A sample application that demonstrates the presentation of flght400, which was
modernized using the IBM WebFacing tool.
This sample application queries flght400 by accessing it using a Web Service.
After the environment is successfully deployed, an icon is placed on your Windows
workstation desktop from which you can access the Web environment.
Web Enablement Environment
The IBM Express Runtime Web Environments for i5/OS product (5733-SO1) have one
option, Web Enablement Environment, V5R4M0.
The Web Enablement Environment significantly reduces the time that is necessary to set up a
Web environment on i5/OS. It installs all of the necessary middleware, fix packs, and program temporary fixes (PTFs). It also automatically configures the Web environment for immediate use of the following types of applications:
Web services applications
Host Access Transformation (HATS) applications
WebFacing Deployment Tool with HATS Technology (WDHT) applications
V5R4 iSeries Access for Web applications