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IBM z Systems literature

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, ...

PUNDT-IT: Ensuring Secure Enterprise Blockchain Networks: A Look at IBM Blockchain and LinuxONE

Many organizations and business people feel overwhelmed by today’s digital threat ...

IBM UrbanCode Deploy, Docker and Linux on z Systems

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

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 ...

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 ...

Enterprise Hybrid Computing – System z and SoftLayer

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

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. ...

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. ...

z/OS Management Facility V1.13 Resource Requirements

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

System-Managed CF Structure Duplexing

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

Layer 3 Network Configuration Best Practices for z/OS with OSPF

This paper discusses the evolution of networking hardware available for z/OS and ...

Oracle Real Application Clusters on Linux on IBM System z: Set up and network performance tuning

This paper is about building and running Oracle RAC 10gR2 on SLES 10 SP2 with a z10. ...

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 ...

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

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

Linux on IBM System z Large Discontiguous Saved Segments (DCSS) Under Linux

A Discontiguous Saved Segment (DCSS) is a z/VM technology used to share memory between ...

What’s new/changed in GDPS 3.14?

GDPS 3.14 EnhancementsIBM® High Availability Services - implementation services for ...

Using the latest compiler technologies on z Systems

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

z/VM 6.3 Resource Overcommitment

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

IBM System z - Security: IBM zEnterprise EC12 and zBC12

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

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 ...

z Systems - Security: IBM z13

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

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 ...

Performance Analysis Of JES2 Job Submission

Tight batch window? Job submission seem sluggish? A proven, detailed, diagnostic ...

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 ...

Triton Consulting: DB2 12 for z/OS The In-Memory Enterprise Database for Transactions and Analytics

This paper will provide a high-level overview of the major new features of DB2 12 ...

Best Practices for NJE on z/VM: Security Configuration Steps for RSCS and VMBATCH

Network Job Entry is a long-standing communications protocol used between z/VM systems ...

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 ...

GDPS Active-Active Executive Overview

This technical document describes what GDPS Active-Active is at a high level, its ...

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 ...

Tivoli Provisioning Manager version7.1.1.1: Sizing and capacity planning

This paper describes results for Tivoli Provisioning Manager (TPM) version 7.1.1.1 ...

IT Challenge – Building Systems to Survive Failures

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

Provisioning scenarios with IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager 7.2.2

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

WebSphere on IBM System z 64-bit/31-bit Studies with J2EE Workloads

This study measures performance and throughput for the WebSphere® Application Server ...

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 ...

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

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

IBM z13 Performance of Cryptographic Operations

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

GDPS/PPRC 100Km Distance Testing

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

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 NetView 6.2 New Function

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

GDPS: The Enterprise Continuous Availability / Disaster Recovery Solution

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

IBM zEnterprise EC12 I/O Performance Version 1

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

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