Host Integrator Components

Host Integrator includes a variety of development and runtime components to integrate host data into Web applications or other client/server applications.

The Development Kit provides a full range of utilities with a limited license server, while the Server Kit includes a full license server without the development tools.


Component Description Development Kit Server Kit
Design Tool Use to create a model of the host application by navigating through host screens, building tables and procedures that encapsulate host functionality. Yes No
Web Builder Use to generate Web-based applications or component interfaces based on the model. You can generate a Web service, Java beans, or .NET components based on the procedure of your host application model. Yes No
(Java, C, J2EE,
.NET, and COM)
Use the connector interfaces to connect to the Host Integrator server to manage host connections and sessions, and read data from and write data to fields. You can use connectors by themselves or in conjunction with applications generated with Web Builder. Yes Yes
Server Use the server to access data on a variety of host systems, including IBM mainframes and AS/400s, VAX/Open VMS, Solaris, and other ASCII hosts using the VT-420 terminal protocol (including VT-52 and VT-100), and HP 3000 hosts. Yes
(limited license)
(full license)
Administrative Web Station Use to remotely view and configure server information. Yes Yes
AADS Authentication Authorization and Directory Services (AADS). Use to provide security and directory services, and track servers and domains for Host Integrator installations. Yes Yes
Session Monitor Use to debug host sessions in real time. Yes Yes
Host Emulator Use to test an application without a host connection. Browser-based. Yes No
Log Viewer Use to perform deatiled queries against the Host Integrator Log Manager. You can run this utility from any host on the network. Yes Yes