Three pieces of software are required to participate in the contest:
- Telnet 3270 Emulator (TN3270) - access mainframe environment applications such as z/OS ISPF. TN3270 is a text only interface.
- SSH Client - access z/OS Unix System Serivces shell using VT100 or VT220 terminal emulation. A text only interface.
- Web Browser - Done, given you are reading this text.
TN3270 Emulator and SSH Client installation for Windows, Linux, and Mac are described in the Preparation Guide > Required Workstation Software.
TN3270 Emulator and SSH Client configuration for Windows, Linux, and Mac are described in the Preparation Guide > Connection Instructions.