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Host Access for the Cloud


Host Access for the Cloud

Host Access for the Cloud Specs

  • Tech Specs Host Access for the Cloud

    Terminal emulation:

    • 3270
    • 5250
    • VT/SSH
    • Unisys UTS (via INT1) and T27 (Unisys Edition only)
    • ALC (via MATIP) (Airlines Edition only)

    Administrative tools:

    • Convert Reflection for the Web sessions to Host Access for the Cloud sessions
    • Centralized Management Server
      • Web-based console for central administration of settings files
      • Web-based deployment of settings files and updates
      • Metering support
      • User preference replication
    • Host Access Management and Security Server Add-On components
      • Automated Sign-On for Mainframe Add-On*
        • Enable automated Sign-On to IBM 3270 applications via your identity and access management system.
    • Terminal ID Management Add-On*
      • Dynamically allocate terminal IDs based on username, DNS name, IP address, or address pool.
    • Java-free administration console


    • Plus UI modernization for IBM 3270 and 5250 host screens
      • Built-in controls for AutoExecution, Bi-Directional Table (read/write across multiple screens), Button, Calendar, CheckBox, Chooser, Collector, GridCollector, Image, InputField, Label, Message Box, MultiLine, RadioButton, Tab, Tooltip, and WebFrame
    • Hotspots
    • Color mapping
    • Quick keys
    • Suspend and resume sessions
    • Keyboard mapping
    • Enhanced copy/paste
    • Type ahead
    • Host-initiated screen updates
    • Enhanced fonts
    • NEW: Right Click Copy/Paste

    Programming and automation:

    • Extended Macro API (Stop, OnEvent, etc.)
    • Server Side Event & Scripting capabilities (Java)
    • Macro recorder and editor
    • Host Access for the Cloud Client Connector for Windows

    Authentication, authorization, and auditing:

    • CA Siteminder: Enable authentication to be managed from Siteminder (includes support for the Siteminder SSO)
    • Single Sign-On support via Windows (NTLM) and IIS
    • X.509 smart card support (with support for load balancer Drop and Inspect
    • NEW: Kerberos Authentication to AS400
    • SAML authentication
    • AD/LDAP integration to restrict terminal session access to authorized users
      • Multiple LDAP support
      • Access control for session access based on individual identity or LDAP group membership
    • Log data usage tracking by AD/LDAP distinguished names
    • FIPS 140-2 support

    File transfer:

    • Mainframe (IND$FILE)
    • FTP and SFTP
    • NEW: File Transfer for the AS400


    • Screen printing
    • 3287 mainframe printing
    • NEW: UTS Mapper and Demand printing (available in the Unisys Version)
    • Multiple host printer session
    • Print page setup
    • Dynamic prompt for LU
    • Print screens to file
    • Batch printing
    • NEW: AS400 printing


    • SSH, SSL/TLS, and HTTPS
    • X.509/SmartCard support
    • FIPS 140-2 Support (Cert #3152)
    • Simplified certificate management

    VT Specific emulation features:

    • VT – Scrollback buffer

    Emulation behavior:

    • Single Session Mode
    • Anonymous Logon for user assets

    Browsers supported**:

    • Google Chrome v62 (recommended)
    • Mozilla Firefox v57 (recommended
    • Microsoft Edge 41
    • Internet Explorer version 11 (not recommended)
    • Apple iOS Safari 11

    Server platforms supported**:

    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11 SP4
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
    • Windows 2012 Server
    • Linux on z Systems
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) 11 SP4
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

    * Requires an additional license

    ** Supported versions include those listed and higher


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release-rel-2021-7-2-6617 | Tue Jul 27 22:15:16 PDT 2021
Tue Jul 27 22:15:16 PDT 2021