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Host Access for the Cloud

Simple, secure, and no Java in sight.

Host Access for the Cloud
OpenText™ Host Access for the Cloud delivers secure, zero footprint access to host applications whether on premises or in the cloud. Stop the cycle of managing desktop emulators and extend the value of host systems with a centrally managed, secure system.

Secure centralized host access

Do more, worry less.

From a central location, deploy customized, secure browser-based sessions, with supporting keyboards, quick keys, and macros, and provide HTML5 access to 3270, 5250, VT, Unisys, and airline host applications.

Do more, worry less.
Secure, browser-based deployment.
Do more, worry less.
No workstation management, or Java environments.

Secure centralized host access

User Authentication

Know who, every time.

By integrating your Identity and Access Management (IAM) system, Host Access for the Cloud authenticates users with your corporate identity credentials.
Seamlessly update security settings and session configurations – based on your user directory

Seamlessly update security settings and session configurations.
User access authentication and authorization.

User Authentication

Strong host access security

Improve access control, better security.

Get a one-time pass ticket to authenticate to RACF, ACF2, or Top secret and protect communication with HTTPS, TLS, SSH, and FIPS 1.2 validation.

Strengthen weak, eight-character passwords with strong, complex ones.
Leverage your corporate user directory for onboarding.

Strong host access security

Additional Features

Leverage your corporate user directory for onboarding

Since your IAM is integrated, administrators can leverage directory schema to ensure only authorized host application access, based on the user’s role.

Control of Uncontrolled Environments

Extend Host Access for the Cloud to users who don’t need a desktop client, ensuring secure mainframe access. It also acts as a fallback solution during natural disasters, pandemics, and system outages.

Customer Success

Our customers do more.


Featured Resources

White Paper

IDC White Paper: Automated, Protected, and Connected


How Mainframe Modernization Begins with Application Modernization

White Paper

Integrating Host Systems with Modern Security Frameworks

White Paper

Using Multifactor Authentication to Authorize Mainframe access.


Put Out Your JRE Fires with HTML5 Emulation

Additional Resources

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release-rel-2024-6-1-hotfix-9450 | Tue Jun 18 14:15:12 PDT 2024
Tue Jun 18 14:15:12 PDT 2024