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Reflection Desktop

Terminal emulation—the modern host access game changer

Terminal emulation—the modernized host access game changer.

Micro Focus Reflection Desktop is our best-in-class terminal emulation software. This feature-rich and complexity-light solution exceeds simple emulation to create user-friendly software that increases user productivity and enables secure host access.

Secure Host Access

Protected and connected.

Benefit from enterprise-strength security with FIPS 140-2 validated cryptography, TLS 1.3 encryption, and smart card authentication for adherence to HSPD-12.


Replace weak passwords with stronger protection, including best-fit MFA.


Enable greater security: on-site data compliance and secure cloud access.

Protected and connected.

Access Any Host

Put valuable corporate data within reach.

Connect desktop and mobile users to legacy applications on IBM, UNIX, Linux, OpenVMS, HP 3000, HP NonStop, and X Windows (X11) systems.

Integrate host access functionality into your modern security framework.

Integrate host access functionality into your modern security framework.

Centralize Control

Efficiently manage your terminal emulation estate

When combined with Host Access Management & Security Server (MSS), Reflection enables controlled access based on IAM group or role to secure host access.

Integrate with existing Identity & Management System (IAM) to simplify management

Make configuration changes centrally and apply to broad set of users

Additional Features


Transform legacy applications from complex green screens to an intuitive, modern look and feel.


Leverage VBA, .NET, HLLAPI to automate critical business processes with RPA programs.


Centralize deployment on virtual platforms or the cloud for easy administration.

Customer Success

Our customers do more.


Faster batch processing


Approximate OPEX reduction


Batch processing time reduction

  • “… delivered a 70% reduction in OPEX and an ROI of less than two years”

    Jordi DeMartín
    FIATC: Major insurance provider
  • “Reflection Desktop [offers] a stable platform [and] system availability.”

    Jürgen Weickl
    Travianet: large specialist travel agent
  • “Nothing else comes close to the depth of security Reflection offers”

    Steve Waters
    VP of Systems
    CANNEX Financial Exchanges


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release-rel-2023-03-02-8751 | Wed Mar 22 08:32:53 PDT 2023
Wed Mar 22 08:32:53 PDT 2023