JES2Mail and JES2FTP

Modernize, Secure and Deliver z/OS Output via Email with JES2Mail and JES2FTP

Transform mainframe JES and other host output and reports into PDF, XML, HTML, and spreadsheet-ready formats. Encrypt and secure the content, and deliver the results to email in-boxes, network servers, or the cloud – automatically.


JES2MailSave Time, Money, and Improve Productivity with E-Delivery of z/OS Output and Reports

A large percentage of mission-critical reports and documents are generated by core business applications running on the z/OS Mainframe. Delivering this information in a cost effective method has huge benefits: immediate delivery, improved service and productivity, and lower costs. Easily leverage existing host assets to provide world-wide information interactivity: business to employee, business to business, and business to customer.

JES2Mail Sample Report

Key Benefits

JES2Mail and JES2FTP are z/OS based programs specifically targeted at the transformation and efficient/secure “push” delivery of mainframe print content via Email and FTP – in standard universally supported formats including PDF, HTML, RTF, comma-delimited, and XML. The products can be used standalone; or in concert with traditional Report Distribution and Archiving systems to enhance a robust “push” delivery capability.

JES2Mail and JES2FTP Deliver Numerous Benefits:

  • Improves service delivery to business units, customers, business partners, etc. by reducing print related logistics, training and handling.
  • Speeds delivery and increases ease-of-use and the value of print content.
  • Simplifies infrastructure and lowers costs through the efficient and secure e-delivery of mainframe documents to end-users (i.e., employees, customers and business partners desktop, laptop and mobile devices) over the Internet, intranet or extranet; in universally supported presentation and printable formats such as Adobe PDF and HTML.
  • Boosts productivity by delivering the right information as soon as it is available in preferred medias such as Email, Web Browser and Acrobat Reader that computer users already use daily.
  • Reduces paper and the cost of printed forms through e-delivery.

JES2Mail and JES2FTP address the business requirement of moving information from z/OS to specific users or customers. To move information from users or customers up to the z/OS mainframe, Tone’s Mail2ZOS technology provides a robust solution.


JES2MailJES2Mail and JES2FTP Key Features

JES2Mail is native z/OS software with a built-in SMTP sending facility, that can generate and send thousands of simple email messages as well as transform designated report output into PDF, CSV, XML and other formats and send those results as email attachments. JES2Mail is the native z/OS email solution organizations worldwide trust to get important mainframe information to the right person – anywhere, anytime.

JES2FTP transforms designated output into PDF, CSV, HTML or XML and stores the output on an FTP server, making reports conveniently available to a large number of users in a very efficient manner. The RSS option of JES2FTP enables report output to be “pushed” to users and viewed via a web browser or any standard RSS reader.

The PDF Overlays option of JES2Mail and JES2FTP enable users to deliver custom PDF reports/documents that incorporate Form overlays. Extensive customization options provide masking, graphics, watermarks, encryption and more to take native z/OS output and transform it into almost any layout, including multiple layouts within the same document.

JES2Mail and JES2FTP Key Features:

  • Operate as either a JESWRITER started task or standard batch step
  • Access and attach HFS/ZFS files (HFS Watch mode)
  • Attach any text or binary file
  • Establish SSL/TLS encrypted connection to target email server using AUTH protocol
  • Perform symbolic substitution of system variables
  • Dynamically route based on output contents and process unlimited distribution lists
  • Bundle multiple attachments into a ZIP attachment



JES2Mail and JES2FTP Prerequisites


  • Z/OS
  • JES2, JES3
  • TCP/IP Open Edition (USS)
  • Language Environment Run Time (LE)

Make the most of your host output with JES2Mail and JES2FTP.

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