Connecting to System i:
iSeries Access for Windows

 

The IBM eServer(TM) iSeries(TM) Access for Windows licensed program provides industry-leading PC-to-server connectivity. It offers an all-inclusive client solution for accessing and using resources from your Windows desktop. iSeries Access for Windows includes acccess to 5250 emulation, access to DB2(R) Universal Database(TM) (UDB) for iSeries through its data transfer, access to the integrated file system and printers using iSeries NetServer, and more. It also has a variety of middleware for using and developing client applications to access operating system resources and includes iSeries Navigator for administering servers.

Introduction
IBM eServer iSeries Access for Windows is a key offering in the iSeries Access Family. It offers a powerful set of capabilities for connecting PCs to System i platforms.

Installation and setup
Use this topic to install and configure iSeries Access for Windows on both the system and the PC.

Using
This topic describes using iSeries Access for Windows to access 5250 emulation, DB2(R) Universal Database(TM) (UDB) for iSeries through its data transfer, the integrated file system and printers using iSeries NetServer, and more.

Administration
Find information on configuring, maintaining, and controlling the PC clients in the network.

Programming
Find APIs and technical reference information for IBM iSeries Access for Windows. This information includes API parameters and programming examples, which you can use in your programming environment.

Operations Console
The Operations Console acts as a system console for you to access and administer your systems.