General characteristics of use

Data Express for z/OS can be used in either Standard or Client/Server mode, whereas Data Express for Distributed Systems can only be used in Standard mode:

Note: Client/Server mode can use the same functions as Standard mode without you having to install additional software on your PC, such as the DB2 client or the Borland Database Engine (BDE).

For Data Express configuration information and instructions, see Appendix A. Standard Mode and Appendix B. Client / Server Mode.

The following guidelines apply to windows and screen items within Data Express:

Each list can be exported to a file (with several formats available) so that it can be manipulated within a spreadsheet.