May 20, 2009 Alex Woodie
One of the drawbacks of 5250 applications is the menu layout that users must learn to navigate. To accomplish certain tasks, such as checking on the status of a customer order, a user may have to drill through a dozen screens. System i application modernization vendor Profound Logic is hoping to simplify this maze of menus with Atrium, a new Web portal unveiled at last week’s COMMON conference that gives users one-click access to specific screens. The vendor also introduced a new video blog.
Currently in beta, Atrium will provide a central repository for all of the applications that a