Press Release | 10 Mar 2022

Micro Focus Releases Tool for Safeguarding Compliance and Supporting Mainframe Modernization


Host Access Analyzer 2.0 retrieves real-time usage data enabling accurate views of software deployment and user configurations across an organization

SANTA CLARA, CA – March 10, 2021Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO; NYSE: MFGP) today announced it has released Host Access Analyzer 2.0 – an enhanced asset management tool that provides an accurate view of software deployment on host and mainframe systems. Host Access Manager 2.0 retrieves real-time usage data to provide organizations the power to assess exposure to risk and vulnerabilities, ensure compliance with regulations, gain insights into how well internal policies are followed and control license usage.

“Organizations need a clear understanding of software usage and user configurations across the business,” said Neil Fowler, General Manager of Application Modernization and Connectivity at Micro Focus. “Host Access Analyzer 2.0 allows for a better understanding of risks and vulnerabilities, while helping to ensure compliance as well as prepare for modernization efforts.”

With an improved understanding of host access deployment and user configurations, organizations are better prepared for modernization and infrastructure changes. As stated by Peter Rutten, research vice president at IDC, “IDC believes that traditional host platforms are well suited to play a pivotal role in businesses' digital transformation.”

Host Access Analyzer 2.0 enables organizations to:

  • View an exhaustive host access inventory and usage of all endpoints, including products and assets
  • Monitor all host connections to view usage, load and security
  • Add, on the fly, any product to the reporting and analysis functionality
  • Receive an instant view of the install base and its health, security and complexity via the Business Value Dashboard, which also includes robust filtering capabilities for focused reporting 

Micro Focus provides industry leading host access solutions that help customers confidently deliver optimal mainframe access and security. With its comprehensive approach to searching and analyzing endpoints to offer an accurate view of software deployment, Host Access Analyzer enables organizations to intelligently adapt to today’s compliance and risk mitigation needs.

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About Micro Focus
Micro Focus is one of the world’s largest enterprise software providers, focused on solving the IT dilemma—how to balance today’s needs with tomorrow’s opportunities. We deliver mission-critical technology and supporting services that help tens of thousands of customers worldwide manage core IT elements of their business. Strengthened by a top-10 patent portfolio and an extensive partner network, our broad set of technologies for security, IT operations, application delivery, governance, modernization, and analytics provides the innovative solutions organizations need to run and transform—at the same time.


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