HostAccess® for Terminal Emulation

PC-based Terminal Emulation for Host Connectivity to Legacy Applications


Rogue Wave® HostAccess offers a suite of terminal emulation products that provide Windows™ users with secure access to legacy, host-based applications. It also has the ability to enhance the interface of existing applications with toolbars, mouse support, push buttons, combo boxes, check boxes, radio buttons, ActiveX™ controls, COM objects, and includes the powerful AutoGUI feature.

The benefits of using HostAccess for terminal emulation include:

  • Increased user productivity by providing the ability to perform multiple tasks
  • Standardization on one terminal emulation solution
  • Point-and-click report production and host data integration with Windows™ applications
  • Multiple concurrent connections within one integrated environment
  • Reduced software administration time and costs

HostAccess terminal emulation includes asynchronous/synchronous connections, server-based administration, concurrent users, and multiple session access, all in a single package.

Terminal Emulation

Technical functionality includes:

  • Support of over 30 different terminal emulations, including IBM 3270, DEC VT series, Wyse 50/60, SCO ANSI, Data General DG216, MDIS Prism 8/9
  • Support of Windows 9x/NT4/2000/XP/Vista/Server 2003/Server 2003 R2/Windows 7/Server 2008 and Server 2008 R2 platforms.
  • Support for SSH & SSL secure network protocols
  • Support for Rocket Software UniVerse™ and UniData™ Device Licensing
  • Support of FTP, Kermit, X/Y/Z Modem, Inter-Session and IND$FILE file transfer protocols
  • Graphical keyboard mapping
  • Full GUI capabilities
  • Fully-integrated macro language