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annu zacson

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 23, 2011 9:42 am    Post subject: How we can call webservice from CICS?
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Hi ,
Currently I have a batch program which is in mainframe platform. I want to know how we can transmit the output file of this batch program (Minimum number of accounts is:- 3000 and also variable length) to the server in Unix. We will also get response file from Unix server.
The unix Server we can be accessed using the following different technologies:
· TCP/IP-Socket using a C library
· TCP/IP-Socket using Java
· Messaging systems (via JMS)
· Webservice

I got a information like we can do the same using CICS with the help of VSAM file. But donot how? How we can execute like batch p-rogram?

Any could you please let me know how we can achieve this.

Thanks in avance
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dick scherrer

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 23, 2011 11:56 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

As there are multiple ways to do what you want, which process to use needs to be determied locally (by the network support and management). If there is already a process working and is standard, suggest you use this.

I do not believe an application developer should independently implement something.
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Earl Haigh

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PostPosted: Wed Nov 23, 2011 6:12 pm    Post subject:
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Why not just use FTP or some other data mover product ?

or
you might want to consider BatchCICS-Connect as a solution, it would
enable you to communicate from your batch program to a client application
on your Unix Server via CICS.
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 25, 2011 9:35 am    Post subject: Reply to: How we can call webservice from CICS?
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FTP protcol is not supported by the Unix server. They have configration file to support SFT, but not installe. I would like to how it can be invoked ? using Dss_batch? can you give me how it can be achieved?

If CICS how we will right?
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 25, 2011 9:40 am    Post subject: Reply to: How we can call webservice from CICS?
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I have to transmit the file and should accessone software using the technologies
· TCP/IP-Socket using a C library
· TCP/IP-Socket using Java
· Messaging systems (via JMS)
· Webservice

If I use FTP whether I can able to invoke the same?
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Hello,

Suggest you talk with the instructor who gave this assignment.
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