Just a few years ago, having a presence on the Web was considered innovative. Today, a Web presence is not only innovative; it's imperative. Driven by the needs of E-commerce, Web-to-Host Connectivity shows the reader how to connect legacy systems and databases to the Web and describes the technologies needed to do it. It provides comprehensive coverage of Web-to-host solutions and technologies in addition to the security, server, and network and system management ramifications of providing Web-to-host access. This puts the emphasis on how to improve data access and data exchange, no matter where that data resides.