Unisys Enhances its ClearPath Forward Solution

Unisys Enhances its ClearPath Forward Solution
04:00 am

Unisys Enhances its ClearPath Forward Solution

Infrastructure

Unisys Corporation  announced ClearPath Forward™ ePortal 7.0 – the latest edition of the company's integrated, highly automated application development and modernization solution for extending applications onto mobile devices, the web and service oriented application (SOA) environments.

Available immediately for the Unisys ClearPath MCP and OS 2200 operating environments, ePortal 7.0 includes extended enterprise-class availability features, expanded capabilities for development of applications for multiple mobile devices and additional support for integration of widely-used, de facto standard application development tools. Clients can also use Unisys ClearPath Forward Services to discover ways to innovate with ePortal 7.0 and build on their long-term investments in ClearPath software while finding new cost efficiencies.

The new features are designed to solidify the powerful, flexible ePortal solution as the linchpin for software-defined enterprises leveraging a digital business model that links all IT resources – from the cloud to the data center, the desktop and mobile locations – for competitive advantage.

"The ePortal 7.0 solution enables clients to build a software-defined, 'always on' IT infrastructure that helps their organizations achieve the sustained performance they need in their transaction-intensive business and become more agile in capitalizing on emerging business opportunities," said Brian Herkalo, director, ClearPath Forward Solutions, Unisys. "We are committed to continually enhancing the strategic solutions and services our clients need to maintain and build on the competitive advantage that ClearPath Forward gives them."

New Features Enhance Availability, Scalability and Mobility
Resilience enhancements to the Manager capability in ePortal 7.0 boost system availability and eliminate single points of application failure, enabling the solution to continuously deliver the highly scalable peak loads of transactions per second it was designed to support. If the primary Manager in which an ePortal application is running fails, a secondary Manager automatically takes over. Fully redundant network paths keep business-critical data flowing to the application.

An enhanced Multi-Device Mobile Apps capability in ePortal 7.0 enables developers to build hybrid mobile applications using the latest version of familiar web development capabilities, including Google Android 6.0 Marshmallow, Apple iOS 9 with WKWebview support and the new Microsoft Windows 10 Universal Apps.

ePortal 7.0 supports the latest Microsoft .NET development frameworks and can be used with Microsoft Visual Studio 2015. Combined with support for Windows 10 Universal Apps, these capabilities enable developers to use project templates to create applications for the range of Windows devices that use a common code base, including desktops, tablets and smartphones.

Consulting Services Complement Software Enhancements
Following are the key ClearPath Forward Services complementing the enhanced ePortal 7.0:

  • Consultancy/PoC Service – helps clients extend select ClearPath applications to a mobile, web or web-services environment by building a proof of concept that uses ePortal to create specific user-interface screens or user transactions;
  • Implementation Service – installation and configuration of the ePortal Enterprise Edition, for larger clients, on existing MCP or OS 2200 platforms;
  • Application Development Service – assistance in web and mobile enablement of existing enterprise applications and development of new enterprise and consumer mobile applications for multiple platforms.

Related News

Sopra’s Financing Platform Helping Fuel Hyundai Capital America’s Expansion

Sopra Banking Software announces the go-live of its Cassiopae leasing and lending software at Hyundai Capital America (HCA). Cassiopae, part of the Sopra Financing Platform, is... Read more »

ZagTrader Boosting Startups globally with its New Program - ZagStartUp

ZagTrader has announced today the launch of its new program ZagStartUp to provide a boost to the startup ecosystem in the financial market sector. ... Read more »

Exactpro awarded Innovation accolade for Blockchain project with R3

Exactpro, a leading software testing provider for financial market infrastructures, is pleased to announce the receipt of QA Financial’s “Automation Technology Project of the... Read more »

4 reasons why you shouldn't miss Khaleej Times Remote Workforce Summit 2020

This virtual event aims to bridge the gap between office workstation and your own remote work zone.

Read more »

FINOS to Expand Open Source Technology

... Read more »

SIA Launches the Blockchain Infrastructure For ABI’s New Application “Spunta Banca DLT”

SIA has launched the blockchain infrastructure to enable the "Spunta Banca DLT" application, the initiative promoted by ABI (Italian Banking Association) and coordinated by ABI... Read more »

Magazine
ALL
Free Newsletter Sign-up
+44 (0) 208 819 32 53 +44 (0) 173 261 71 47
Download Our Mobile App
Financial It Youtube channel