• August 20, 2018
security Terminal Emulation

The power of terminal emulation in 2018: simplifying security, facilitating compliance

While organizations have been using terminal emulation on mainframes for 30+ years, the tech landscape has certainly changed around them. The good news is that terminal emulators have evolved dramatically as well. Suffice it to say that for many large organizations, mainframes continue to be a very secure and viable option for running mission-critical programs […]

BYOD—Coming To a Workplace Near You

The Shift to BYOD There is a shift that is taking place—a shift in the corporate world; and it’s impacting the way employees think, feel and perform. It has to do with the rise of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) to the point of being an accepted standard without, as of yet, becoming official protocol– […]

Terminal Emulators—A Powerful Tool That Isn’t Going Away!

You may hear people say, “Terminal emulators are antiquated and are no longer a necessity for this fast-paced tech-world we live in.”   Anyone who is even moderately familiar with terminal emulation would, without reservation, whole-heartedly disagree with that blanket assessment; and the reason is: mainframes. Mainframes, of course, accumulate and warehouse momentous volumes of essential […]

Mainframe Challenges in the Ever-Changing World of IT

To say that IT is of great importance for the enterprise is an understatement. However, for many companies that remain mainframe-dependent, utilizing the mainframe with more modern devices like tablets and smartphones is no easy chore. Since mainframes weren’t originally designed to work with customer-facing applications and mobile devices, bringing these technologies together in a […]

End Terminal Emulation Compliance Hassles

It’s no secret that certain terminal emulation merchants utilize what could be considered forceful, hardline tactics concerning software-license compliance. The good news is Rocket Software offers audit-free and stress-free licensing! As a result, the necessity to track product licenses and maintain license counts is eliminated.

Questions to Ask When Considering a Terminal Emulation Vendor

Your company may be at the point when purchasing a terminal emulator has become a top priority, or, it could be, that you’re looking to replace your incumbent emulator. In either case, you’re certainly doing your due diligence, and you want to make sure that you find the right solution for your needs.

Consolidating Terminal Emulators

In this exposition, we’re going to examine specific terms that are universally discussed when dealing with terminal-emulation migration or consolidation. We’ll clarify how Rocket Terminal Emulation can be integrated as both a viable and superior alternative.

Next-Generation Terminal Emulation

It’s perfectly understandable as to why some businesses are reluctant to implement new terminal emulation technology. The whole idea can feel formidable and unnerving. Apprehensions can develop when one begins to think about high installation and maintenance costs, orienting employees with new methodologies, possible disruption of daily operations or IT infrastructure instability.

How to Handle Terminal Emulation Support for Windows XP

Support For Windows XP Is Over. Here’s What Your Company Needs to Do Now! After a 12-year run of providing support for Windows XP, Microsoft has thrown in the towel. Why? Microsoft states the following, “…time came for us, along with our hardware and software partners, to invest our resources toward supporting more recent technologies […]