Which Products include HP Emulation?

  • 7021356
  • 17-Mar-2014
  • 17-Apr-2019

Environment

Reflection Desktop
Reflection Desktop Pro
Reflection 2014
Reflection Pro 2014
Reflection Professional Suite 2011
Reflection for HP with NS/VT version 14.x
Reflection for the Multi-Host Enterprise Professional Edition version 14.x
Reflection for the Web (All Editions except Limited) version 12.2 or higher
Reflection for the Web 2014 (All Editions except Limited)
Reflection for the Web 2011 (All Editions except Standard)
Reflection for the Web 2008 (All Editions except Standard)
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Airlines
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys with X
Verastream Host Integrator

Situation

This technical note describes the Attachmate products that support HP terminal types for HP e3000 hosts.

Hewlett-Packard (HP) e3000 hosts run the MPE or MPE/iX operating system. These hosts support terminal types such as HP 70092 or HP 2392A, typically over NS/VT or Telnet connections. HP announced end of support for this platform, as described at http://www.hp.com/products1/evolution/e3000/.

Resolution

The following table lists current Attachmate products that include support for HP terminal types, and the manner of installation. HP support is either part of an integrated product installation or a separate download and installation, depending on the entitled product.

Entitled Product
Installation Type
Reflection Desktop
Optional feature**
Reflection Desktop Pro
Optional feature**
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Airlines 16.x
Optional feature**
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys 16.x
Optional feature**
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys with X 16.1
Optional feature**
Reflection 2014
Separate, see KB 7021440
Reflection Pro 2014
Separate, see KB 7021440
Reflection Professional Suite 2011
Separate, see https://docs.attachmate.com/reflection/2011/r2/product_overview_ps_r2.pdf
Reflection for the Multi-Host Professional Edition, version 14.x
Integrated
Reflection for HP with NS/VT, version 14.x
Integrated
Reflection for the Web 2014/2011/2008 (all editions except Limited or Standard)
Integrated
Verastream Host Integrator (or Verastream Standard Kit)
Integrated*

*Verastream Host Integrator provides support for SOAP/JSON Web Services and custom Web Builder forms-based HTML5 web applications to HP hosts (after modeling HP host application in Design Tool), but not support for "zero-footprint" HP terminal emulation (screen-based web applications).

**Beginning in version 16.0, the Reflection for HP application is an optional feature in the installer. In Setup, on the Feature Selection tab, open Reflection > Workspace > Emulation to enable the “HP with NS/VT” feature as shown below. See also KB 7022978.

Figure 1. HP feature selection in Reflection Desktop or InfoConnect Desktop Setup.

HP Graphics Not Supported

Graphical terminal types, such as HP 2397A, were supported in WRQ Reflection 7 for DOS (included in Reflection for DOS CD product) and WRQ Reflection 7+ for the Macintosh. HP graphical terminal support is not available in current products for Windows or other platforms.

Technical Resources

Refer to the following pages for links to downloads, technical notes, and other resources.

Product
Technical Resources
Reflection Desktop
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RD
Reflection Desktop Pro
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RDPRO
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Airlines
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=INFODPROAIR
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=INFODPROUN
InfoConnect Desktop Pro for Unisys with X
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=INFODPROUNX
Reflection 2014
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RX2014
Reflection Pro 2014
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RPRO2014
Reflection Professional Suite 2011
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RPS11
Reflection for the Mulit-Host Professional Edition. version 14.x
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RMHEPRO
Reflection for HP with NS/VT, version 14.x
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RNSVT
Reflection for the Web
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=RWEB
Verastream Host Integrator
https://support.microfocus.com/product/?prod=VHI

Additional Information

Legacy KB ID

This article was originally published as Attachmate Technical Note 2715.