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IBM z Systems literature

IBM UrbanCode Deploy, Docker and Linux on z Systems White paper (W) - USEN

Using Linux containers and Docker radically changes the way applications are built, ...

Enterprise Hybrid Computing – System z and SoftLayer

The following white paper details an enterprise hybrid cloud computing approach. ...

IBM z13 Performance of Cryptographic Operations

This publication provides performance information to the user of cryptographic services ...

Gaining insight into critical enterprise applications with IBM CICS and business events

This white paper provides an introduction to CICS as a source of business events. ...

GDPS/PPRC 100Km Distance Testing

This report documents the results of studies done to measure the effect of distance ...

Coupling Facility Configuration Options

In this paper, we will examine the various Coupling Facility technology alternatives ...

IBM WebSphere Application Server Version 8 for Linux on IBM System z SSL Setup and Performance Study

This paper describes how the advantages of the System z cryptographic hardware features ...

Quantifying the Business Value of IBM z Systems

Quantifying the Business Value of IBM z Systems ...

Jump start next generation applications with IBM LinuxONE White paper (W) - USEN

IBM LinuxONE is a portfolio of hardware, software and services solutions for an enterprise ...

IBM zEnterprise System - Network Security

This paper is provided for both IBM and IBM customers who have an interest in the ...

IBM NetView 6.2 New Function

The NetView product is used with the GDPS Active/Active Continuous Availability ...

IBM Tivoli System Automation for zOS V3.5

IBM Tivoli System Automation for zOS V3.5 can improve visibility through configuration ...

GDPS: The Enterprise Continuous Availability / Disaster Recovery Solution

This 19 page technical document describes what GDPS is at a high level, its capabilities, ...

Delivering Business Agility with Open Source Solutions on IBM LinuxONE and z Systems

Linux on IBM z Systems provides high levels of performance, scalability and security. ...

Enabling the FACILITY Class for Use by RACF for z/VM

IBM's RACF for z/VM provides a mechanism for the control of resources associated ...

System-Managed CF Structure Duplexing

This paper compares characteristics of Internal vs Stand-alone CF and using Duplexing. ...

IBM z/VM 6.3 HiperDispatch - Polarization Modes and Middleware Performance

This white paper provides information about IBM® z/VM® 6.3 HiperDispatch polarization ...

Using the latest compiler technologies on z Systems

It is important to stay current with the latest compiler technology and upgrade to ...

z Systems - Security: IBM z13

Today's IBM z13 server offers a number of standard and optional hardware-based encryption ...

Managed Service Providers: Gaining Operational Efficiency and Competitive Advantage by Leveraging IBM’s Mainframe

This IDC White Paper examines the rapidly changing landscape for managed service ...

IBM System z - Security: IBM zEnterprise EC12 and zBC12

IBM System z hardware and software provide higher performance, greater physical security, ...

z/VM 6.3 Resource Overcommitment

This paper studies the performance of a z/VM based system installation running virtual ...

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.2.1 for Linux on System z - Performance and z/VM Resource Management

This paper is about setup and performance of a Cognos Business Intelligence server ...

DB2 11 for z/OS: Migration Planning and Early Customer Experiences

This white paper not only helps customers move to the new release smoothly, safely ...

Modernizing banking with business analytics (White paper (external)-USEN)

Banks are reinventing themselves to become customer centric. They strive to deliver ...

Linux on IBM System z and IBM FileNet P8 5.1 Setup, Performance, and Scalability

IBM FileNet P8 provides a enterprise-class content lifecycle, document management, ...

Implementing A Web Interface For The Linux Health Checker

The document describes the design and implementation of a simple web interface for ...

z/VM 6.2 Live Guest Relocation with Linux Middleware - Various Workloads

This paper discusses the z/VM 6.2 LGR feature and focuses on how the relocation characteristics ...

Porting applications to Linux on IBM System z mainframes

This white paper provides an overview of the misconceptions about the cost and benefits ...

z/VM 6.2 Live Guest Relocation with Linux Middleware

Version 6.2 of the IBM® z/VM operating system introduced the concepts of a z/VM cluster ...

Linux on System z Oracle Database on Linux on System z - Disk I/O Connectivity Study

This study aims to produce guidelines for disk configuration and tuning hints for ...

IBM zEnterprise EC12 I/O Performance Version 1

For information about the Channel subsystem enhancement for I/O resilience, SAP capacity ...

IT Challenge – Building Systems to Survive Failures

A high level white paper for the technical manager on high availability and reliability ...

High-Availability of System Resources: Architectures for Linux on IBM System z Servers

This technical paper takes a look at architectures for providing high availability ...

Provisioning scenarios with IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager 7.2.2

Provisioning scenarios with IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager 7.2.2 This project ...

Using the Linux cpuplugd Daemon to manage CPU and memory resources from z/VM Linux guests

Sizing Linux z/VM guests can be a challenging task. One way to simplify it is to ...

WebSphere Application Server Horizontal Versus Vertical JVM Stacking Report

This report presents performance data for a test that compares the effects of stacking ...

z/VM Single System Image Cluster Live Guest Relocation with HiperSockets: Exploitation via Dynamic Routing

This paper describes a solution that allows customers running Linux on z/VM to exploit ...

IBM zEnterprise 196 and IBM zEnterprise 114 I/O and FICON Express8S Channel Performance

Review Version 2 of the IBM zEnterprise 196 and IBM zEnterprise 114 I/O and FICON ...

z/OS Management Facility V1.13 Resource Requirements

The z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF, 5655-S28) is a no-charge product that provides ...

Business process management (BPM) solutions from IBM can help organizations automate and monitor workflows and decision-making, standardize tasks, and provide real-time visibility into operations, improving efficiency and creating time to focus on more ...

Business process management (BPM) solutions from IBM can help organizations automate ...

Linux on System z Methods to pause a z/VM guest: Optimize the resource utilization of idling servers

This paper analyzes the behavior of Linux z/VM guests running a WebSphere workload ...

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