Tech Specs for Extra! X-treme

Host types
  • IBM System z (Mainframe)
  • IBM System i (AS/400)
  • UNIX/Linux/OpenVMS (VT)
  • HP NonStop/Tandem 6530 (optional add-on)
Emulation types
  • IBM System z (Mainframe)
    • 3270 text and graphics terminals and printers
  • IBM System i (AS/400)
    • 5250 terminals and printers
  • HP NonStop/Tandem 6530 (optional add-on)
  • UNIX, Linux, and OpenVMS (VT)
    • VT420, VT400-7, VT400-8, VT320, VT330, VT241, VT220, VT102, VT52, ReGIS, Sixel, and Tektronix graphics terminal emulation (VT340 and Tektronix 4010/4014), Wyse 50+, Wyse 60, SCO-ANSI, BBS-ANSI, and AT386
Network protocols
  • IPv6 support
  • IBM System z (Mainframe)
    • TN3270 and TN3270E
  • IBM System i (AS/400)
    • TN5250 and TN5250E
  • UNIX/Linux/OpenVMS (VT)
    • SSH
    • Telnet
    • Modem
    • Serial connections
  • SSL/TLS encryption, including TLS 1.2
  • SSH (Secure Shell)
  • SSH keyboard interactive authentication
  • FIPS 140-2 validated SSL/TLS crypto module (Certificate #1027)
  • FIPS 140-2-validated SSH crypto module (Certificate #1027)
  • SHA-2 support (SHA-224, SHA-256, SHA-384, and SHA-512)
  • Support for RSA-2048 digital signatures
  • Host authentication via smart card
  • Support for IBM Express Logon Feature (ELF) enables certificate authentication and single sign-on (SSO) for mainframe sessions
  • Lock down session features
  • Digitally signed executable and DLL files
  • Adheres to Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC) and United States Government Configuration Baseline (USGCB) security policy requirements
  • FIPS-mode Group Policy setting for mandatory encryption of all connections
  • Encryption of EXTRA! Basic macros
  • Reflection Secure FTP Client (see below)
  • Integration with Microsoft Office
  • Macro Launcher
  • Macro record/edit
  • Print Screen
  • Screen History
  • Spell Check
  • Scratch Pad
  • Recent Typing
  • Auto Expand
  • Auto Complete
  • Advanced cut/copy/paste
  • Keyboard remapping
  • Color mapping
  • Configurable toolbar
  • Customizable font
File transfer
  • Reflection Secure FTP client
    • FTP file transfer available via the session UI
    • Host file browsing
    • SSL/TLS encryption for FTP file transfers
    • SSL encryption for AS/400 LIPI file transfers
    • Kerberos 5 authentication
    • Secure file transfer via SFTP (SSH)
    • Management of FTP client settings via Reflection Security Gateway (optional component)
    • IPv6 support
    • Change UNIX file permissions with FTP client
    • Support for a wide variety of FTP servers [UNIX, NetWare, Unisys, HP 3000, IBM System z (Mainframe), System i (AS/400), OpenVMS, Sterling Connect, and NonStop (Guardian API)]
    • Site-to-site transfer between FTP servers
    • FTP site wizard
    • Export/import settings in XML format
    • Wildcard filters
    • Automation tools (script recorder and Microsoft OLE Automation)
  • IND$File, DISOSS, SQL data query, and batch-file transfer
  • FTP, Kermit, Zmodem
  • 3287, 3812, and 3912 printer emulation
  • LU1 (SCS), LU3, and LU4
  • Print Screen function with utility for printing multiple screens
  • Host Print Transform
  • Network, local, or print-to-disk
  • Fixed pitch TrueType and printer font
  • Screen History printing
Programming and automation
  • EXTRA! Basic macro language with integrated development environment
  • Macro-recorder support
  • Programmatic access to properties and methods via EXTRA! APIs
  • Microsoft OLE Automation 2.0 support
  • Embed EXTRA! as ActiveX control in web page
  • Navigation
  • Telnet hot backup/load balancing/failover for Tandem 6530 sessions
User interface
  • Batch-file transfers
  • Font sizing
  • 3270 and 5250 word wrap
  • Customizable toolbars
  • Customizable and dynamic HotSpots
  • Customizable QuickPads
  • Graphical keyboard mapping
  • Menu mapping utility
  • Mouse mapping (2- and 3-button)
  • Full-color editing
  • Productivity features
  • Keystroke savings calculator
  • 5250 Text Assist
  • Customizable Scratch Pad font
Administrative tools
  • Support for Windows administration features
    • Microsoft Installer (including application self-repair)
    • Active Directory
    • Roaming user profiles
    • Group Policy
  • Management of EXTRA! settings via Reflection Security Gateway
  • Customization tool for settings and installation files (including MSI)
International support
  • English, French, German, Spanish, Brazilian Portuguese, and Italian language localization for UI and Help
  • Host code page support for most single-byte language character sets
  • Localized keyboards, displays, and printers
System requirements
  • Any system that meets the minimum requirements for supported Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • Disk space required will vary depending on features to be installed
  • Network interface card
  • 2- or 3-button mouse
Operating systems
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Pro*
  • Microsoft Windows 7*
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Remote Desktop Services
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Terminal Services
  • Citrix XenApp
  • Microsoft App-V
  • VMware
    • *32- and 64-bit editions