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Method for Accessing Data on the Mainframe through an Improved User Interface

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000246058D
Publication Date: 2016-Apr-29

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Disclosed is a method to create a user friendly, intuitive version of a mainframe access program using a lightweight approach. The approach uses a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) session and builds a Java* Graphical User Interface (GUI) around said FTP session in order to improve the UI and enable the user to more quickly access the mainframe.