HostExplorer 14 (Windows)
Important note: this document is designed for Local Support Providers (LSPs). The user-level HostExplorer document is here and includes general availability, configuration, documentation, and support information. This page was last modified on Sunday, 06-Jan-2013 14:47:19 EST.
Important note: BEN Application users should refer to the BEN Desktop Standards Document for information about text-based network access clients that have been approved for use with BEN.
OpenText's HostExplorer is the University's supported and recommended Kerberos Telnet and TN 3270 client for Windows PCs with connections to PennNet. HostExplorer is also a supported product for VT100 terminal emulation.
This version of HostExplorer has been configured to include profiles for many of the University's text-based application servers. It contains the secure profiles necessary to connect to the University's mainframe applications (SRS, SRFS, PR) on ivy.umis.upenn.edu to meet the security requirements that were implemented on December 1, 2009.
Windows 8 Compatibility
HostExplorer 14.0.10 functions correctly in Windows 8.
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