MacKinney Systems, Inc.

Released On: 01/29/1998

  • CICS/Morning News is year 2000 compatible beginning with release 3.0.
  • Release time can be specified to determine when a news item is available for viewing.
  • Priority can be assigned to each news item.
  • Userids and/or Opid can be specified in the exclusion list.
  • (Optional) The exclusion list can only be used during the signon process.
  • The Signon program has been enhanced for compatibility with CICS 4.1 and up.
  • (Optional) Added the feature to only view the news items created or changed since the last time the user accessed the news system via the signon process.
  • Provided a new program as the ACF2 appendage program.
  • An API has been made available to add news items from a CICS program.