About CICS Resource Definitions

In the Enterprise Server for .NET environment, a resource configuration is maintained as an XML file.

The installation software includes a sample resource configuration file named ResourceDefinitions.config. The sample region ESDEMO uses this resource definition file. This is installed in %ProgramData%\Micro Focus\Enterprise Developer\5.0\SEE\config.

Enterprise Server for .NET definition files are in a different format from those used in native Enterprise Server. Studio Enterprise Edition includes utilities that migrate native Enterprise Server definition files to a format used by Enterprise Server for .NET.

You can deploy resource definition files:

Use the Resource Editor to configure resource definition files. The Resource Editor lets you add and delete items, copy and paste items, and re-name group items.

The CICS resource types within a resource definition file are :