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What is Connect Direct Secure+?

What is Connect Direct Secure+?

Connect:Direct Secure Plus enables you to implement multiple layers of security. You can select one of two security protocols to secure data during electronic transmission: Transport Layer Security (TLS) or Secure Sockets Layer protocol (SSL).

How do I install Windows Connect Direct?

Install Connect:Direct for Microsoft Windows and Optionally Connect:Direct Secure Plus

  1. On the Welcome dialog, click Next.
  2. To install Connect:Direct Secure Plus, select Custom and click Next.
  3. To change the default installation path, click Change.
  4. Click Next.
  5. To configure the Connect:Direct, enable Custom and click Next.

Who owns Connect Direct?

Sterling Software
The combined company was later purchased by Sterling Software of Dallas in 1993.

What is Connect Direct for Windows?

IBM® Connect:Direct® is point-to-point (peer-to-peer) file-based integration middle ware meant for 24×365 unattended operation, which provides assured delivery, high-volume, and secure data exchange within and between enterprises. …

What port does connect direct use?

Enter the TCP/IP port number that Connect:Direct monitors for requests from remote nodes. Use the default port, 1364, if available. If the default port number is being used by another service, use any other available port.

How do I set up Connect Direct?

Installing Connect:Direct for UNIX

  1. Install the server on a local system and the clients on remote systems.
  2. Install the server and at least one client on a local system and the remaining clients on remote systems. Install Connect:Direct for UNIX on a local drive.
  3. Install using a Silent Installation.

What protocol does connect direct use?

Connect Direct protocol

Capability Description
Multiple Platform Support Windows
HP NonStop
Connect:Direct Select (Java version that can run on multiple platforms)
Network Protocols Support TCP/IP SNA

What is Connect:Direct for Windows?

What port does Connect:Direct use?

How do I check my Connect Direct?

There are three ways to find out the version of Connect:Direct:

  1. Run this command: [cd_base]/etc/cdver.
  2. [cd_base]/ndm/bin/direct command. The version of Connect:Direct is displayed in a banner.
  3. strings cdpmgr | egrep ‘@CONNECT’

How do I check Direct Connect version?

What is pnode and snode in Connect Direct?

The primary node (PNODE). This is the Sterling Connect:Direct server that initiates and controls the processing. It is the server where the Sterling Connect:Direct Process is submitted. The secondary node (SNODE). This is the Sterling Connect:Direct server that works with the PNODE to accomplish the processing.

What is the Connect Direct secure+ option?

The Connect:Direct Secure+ Option is referred to in this document as the Connect:Direct, the C:D, the cryptographic modules, the software modules, or the modules. References This document deals only with operations and capabilities of the modules in the technical terms of a FIPS 140-2 cryptographic module security policy.

What encryption algorithms are included in Direct Secure Plus?

Sterling Connect:Direct Secure Plus includes the following encryption algorithms: Symmetric—AES, DES, 3DES, RC4 FIPS—Leverages Crypto-C, which is IBM® ‘s FIPS 140-2 validated security module on the UNIX, Microsoft Windows, and z/OS® platforms and leverages the IBM eServer™ cryptographic coprocessor on the mainframe.

How does the Sterling Connect Direct Secure Plus work?

The Sterling Connect:Direct Secure Plus server searches the certificate file it receives from the trading partner and looks for a matching certificate common name. If the server cannot find the certificate common name, communication fails.

What security options are available with Sterling Connect?

For a more complete, full-security solution, the Sterling Connect:Direct® Secure Plus is available. This option of Sterling Connect:Direct enables you to select the security protocol to use to secure data during electronic transmission: Transport Layer Security (TLS) or Secure Sockets Layer protocol (SSL).