Offer REST & SOAP APIs from your IBM i / AS400

Hosted REST and SOAP web services on your iSeries

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Offer Restful
APIs on your
IBM i / AS400

Offer web services on your IBM i to extend your data to the business partners who need it most. Direct HTTP requests from one or many different callers with RXS Router.

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Offer SOAP web
services on your
IBM i / AS400

RPG-XML Suite opens your IBM i to the SOAP protocol used in HTTP communication. RXS SOAP implementations utilize standards such as SOAP envelopes, HTTP, URI, and XML.

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Built utilizing
Apache HTTP Server
architecture

Developed using Apache HTTP Server, RXS expands upon industry-adopted open source software, utilizing CGI subprocedures for web-server-to-RPG-application interfacing.

Offering web services in the RPG-XML Suite workflow

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Web service workflow - Offering APIs from your IBM i

Offering a web service begins with your client sending an HTTP request to your IBM i. Next, your RPGLE program will parse the request. Following that, your program will construct an HTTP response containing JSON or XML. Finally, your IBM i transmits response data to the caller.

Web service workflow - Offering APIs from your IBM i

Offering a web service begins with your client sending an HTTP request to your IBM i. Next, your RPGLE program will parse the request. Following that, your program will construct an HTTP response containing JSON or XML. Finally, your IBM i transmits response data to the caller.

HTTP Request and Response in RPG Graphic - Step 1 and 4 Offering APIs

Offering web services from your IBM i

Securely expose your iSeries server to HTTP requests with RPG-XML Suite

RPG-XML Suite opens the door to offering web services on your IBM i / AS400. With RXS, your iSeries machine can accept HTTP requests from outside resources, and send an HTTP response in return. Utilize Apache HTTP Server architecture and the robust RXS Router to develop a web service infrastructure according to your needs, and configure your RPGLE web service environment with various CGI subprocedures. 

To try RPG-XML Suite yourself, simply contact us for a free, no-commitment proof of concept, and begin offering APIs today!

iSeries Server Receiving HTTP Calls in RPG Graphic

RPG-XML Suite opens the door to offering web services on your IBM i / AS400. With RXS, your iSeries machine can accept HTTP requests from outside resources, and send an HTTP response in return. Utilize Apache HTTP Server architecture and the robust RXS Router to develop a web service infrastructure according to your needs, and configure your RPGLE web service environment with various CGI subprocedures. 

To try RPG-XML Suite yourself, simply contact us for a free, no-commitment proof of concept, and begin offering APIs today!

iSeries Server Receiving HTTP Calls in RPG Graphic

Key benefits of RPG-XML Suite

To explore a full breakdown of RPG-XML Suite’s benefits and features, click here

Team Supported

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RPG-XML Suite is backed by Krengeltech’s support team, meaning that every license for RXS is entitled to two hours of live support and maintenance every month. Never fear – we’ve got your back.

Code Generation

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Quickly develop and deploy IBM i / AS400 web services with subprocedure automation tools and utilities. Create XML and JSON parsers with BLDPRS, or compose XML templates with BLDTPL.

Thoroughly Documented

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Krengeltech’s iSupport documentation site is loaded with example programs and tutorials for all your development needs. Further information, sample code, and news can be found in the RXS blog.

Multiple Protocols

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RPG-XML Suite supports two widely used HTTP protocols – REST and SOAP. Easily call remote APIs to consume their JSON or XML data. Offer web services for your clients and business partners to consume your data.

Written in Native RPG

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RPG-XML Suite is written in 100% native RPG, meaning no Java, NodeJS, or Python required. No middleware, special drivers, or external dependencies are required; RXS is deployed directly from your IBM i.

Industry Standardized

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System security is important, more now than ever. RPG-XML Suite follows industry standards, including TLS 1.2 & 1.3 encryption for secure communication with business partners, as well as PCI compliance.

Simplify and transform your IBM i web service architecture

Contact us today for a free web service consultation and proof of concept

Simplify and transform your IBM i web service architecture

Contact us today for a free web service consultation and proof of concept

"I just wanted to take a few moments and say thanks for the help with the web service. I have it working now and we are creating tickets from the XML data. Really cool stuff! Thanks!"

Brad Abernathy - Sunbelt Rentals