Micro Focus OnWeb gives you unprecedented flexibility and deployment speed when pursuing host-based business initiatives. Your enterprise can easily transform host applications into next-generation Web applications that intuitively interact with customers, partners and employees. OnWeb provides open support for both Microsoft .NET and Java, bridging the gap between mainframe and Web technologies.
OnWeb Web-to-Host is a secure, browser-based host access solution that reduces the cost and complexity of accessing host system applications OnWeb Web-to-Host software securely and affordably leverages important assets on your host systems within minutes. Through a single Web-browser interface, OnWeb Web-to-Host delivers a persistent host connection to mission-critical applications and data residing on virtually any host. OnWeb Web-to-Host is easy to deploy and administer for thousands of users in heterogeneous environments.
OnWeb Web-to-Host enables business users to work productively with host-based information from a familiar Web browser. It provides all the core functionality of a Windows-based emulator - from multi-session support and host printer emulation to a variety of file transfer and host-based graphics options - without a large footprint on the desktop.
Using the Local Start feature, OnWeb Web-to-Host users can connect to and work independently of the Web server. The Web server provides the initial download and also any updated files, but the client can start operation independent of the availability of the server.
Retail Point of Sale (POS) operations
In the days of big bulky POS terminals, standard desktop emulators were acceptable. Now, retail Point of Sale terminals are becoming more like network devices. Organizations leverage the thin and lightweight design of OnWeb Web-to-Host to continue to access their retail applications while slimming down the POS terminal.
Offshore and remote employee access to core applications
Hundreds of companies have taken advantage of remote employees for either at-home telecommuting or for offshore cost savings. OnWeb enables these employees to have the same user experience they would have at the office while using only the desktop's browser.
Desktop emulation replacement
While the benefits of a desktop based emulator are evident, for some users and environments, deployment and usage is best within the browser. OnWeb is the only platform of its kind that combines the features and security of a desktop based emulator with the ease of deployment of Web based technologies.
Single view portals are becoming more popular. What happens when a single view infrastructure meets an end user that only knows emulation applications? The answer? OnWeb Web-to-Host. Organizations are able to deploy single view portal infrastructures with embedded emulation with OnWeb Web-to-Host.