Enable CICS protocol

You can enable the Customer Information Control System (CICS) protocol for the API Engine to create a connection to a CICS Transaction Gateway.

This is an API & OSV Early Access feature. For information on how to enable API & OSV Early Access features, see chapter "Options - API & OSV Early Access".

This feature was developed for demo purposes and requires increased configuration effort.

To exchange information with a CICS Transaction Gateway, you can use copybook messages. To work with copybook messages in the API Engine, you have to configure CICS in Tosca OSV as well.

The following chapters provide information on how to: