Is your organization still using NVAS for your session management needs?
If you are, start searching for your replacement session manager ASAP; September 10, 2018 is fast approaching. Here’s a potential replacement solution for any mainframe session manager:
NVAS Replacement Option: Multiterm for IBM Z mainframes
The good news is that Multiterm for IBM Z mainframes (IBM® MVS™, z/VM®, z/VSE®, GCS,…) from SDS provides fast and easy session management that will cover the questions above and more. In its mainframe session manager capacity, Multiterm can replace NVAS effectively while also providing your organization a substantial savings!
If you require a replacement for NVAS (NetView Access Services), ideally your next solution would be in place before the September 2018 End-of-Support date, or shortly thereafter. Multiterm provides easy management and control of multiple sessions for mainframers. Additional session management capabilities of Multiterm include: drop sessions effortlessly as needed, select applications from menus, scroll through screen history, and they can print screens to any VTAM printer.
Several organizations have selected Multiterm to replace their mainframe session manager. Why?
Multiterm works predictably well, it focuses on necessary features and not the kitchen sink, it’s lightweight, and it will likely save your department a ton of money. We haven’t heard any negative feedback from the decision makers about the cost savings realized by switching off their previously used, behemoth, session manager!
Additionally, Multiterm offers a favorable price-point compared to other legitimate NVAS replacement options!
This is another great example of the SDS Replacement motto – Do More with Less – in action.