direction? For example, there is no reason you shouldn't be able to haveThe .NET machine has lots and lots more CPU power than the IBM i (unless you have had very deep pockets).
your AS400 exposed to the internet AND support your intranet 5250 users.
But many times people choose to adopt a .NET front end and then do messaging
back and forth from the Wintel server to the AS400. The cost in dollars and