No single programming language is optimal for every application requirement. For this reason, IBM® CICS® Transaction Server for z/OS® has evolved to become an unparalleled mixed-language application server, providing an ideal environment for enterprises to modernize applications and realize the benefits of a Connected Mainframe.

In this webcast, Fraser Bohm – Distinguished Engineer and CICS Chief Architect, and Andy Bates – CICS TS Offering manager, discuss the latest Java capabilities in CICS TS V5.4. Including support for Java EE 7 Full Platform; how the new asynchronous API can be used to minimize idle time in applications; extensions to dynamic policy-based management capabilities, as well as other core improvements in the latest release. They also show you how CICS development environments can be provisioned in minutes with the new IBM z/OS Provisioning Toolkit.