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IBM z Systems literature

Provisioning scenarios with IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager 7.2.2

Provisioning scenarios with IBM Tivoli Service Automation Manager 7.2.2This 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 on IBM System z 64-bit/31-bit Studies with J2EE Workloads

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

IDC Paper: Monitoring Mainframe Performance in Today's Digital Economy

This IDC White Paper discusses the role of the mainframe in today’s digital economy ...

Building a Mainframe IT Service Management Plan to Deliver Operational Excellence

Clabby Analytics takes a closer look at how IBM’s Operations Management portfolio ...

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 ...

System z10 vs. HP Integrity, No Contest

Mainframe/enterprise system analyst Software Strategies assesses HPs claims, and ...

IBM System z10 Mainframe, HP Integrity, No Contest!

Mainframe/enterprise system analyst Software Strategies assesses HPs claims, and ...

Implementing A Web Interface For The Linux Health Checker

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

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 ...

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. ...

9Sight Consulting: Analytics—adaptive, accelerated, and available

By describing seven real customer implementations across four industries, this paper ...

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. ...

Red Hat Enterprise Linux V7 installation on IBM System z

Example generic.prm files for Red Hat Enterprise Linux V7 installation on IBM System ...

The Mainframe at 45 Delivers Thirteen Dimensions of Excellence

Clipper Group Navigator Analyst Paper on the 45th Anniversary of the IBM Mainfra ...

GDPS/PPRC 100Km Distance Testing

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

Clabby Analytics - Choosing IBM zEnterprise for Next Gen Business Analytics Applications

This white paper discusses the reasons IT buyers are placing new workloads on the ...

Distributed File Service zSeries File System (zFS) APAR OA38697 - Documentation updates to enhance information on ...

APAR OA38697 applies to Distributed File Service zSeries File System (zFS). It provides ...

ITIC 2015 - 2016 Global Server Hardware, Server OS Reliability Report

The latest independent ITIC 2015 - 2016 Global Server Hardware and Server OS Reliability ...

Coupling Facility Configuration Options

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

GDPS 3.11 Announcement

This document describes: New functions and changes in GDPS V3.11, plus information ...

The Clipper Group: IBM Changes Its z/OS Release Plan and Extends Its Support

The Clipper Analyst firm reviews the April 11, 2012 z/OS Statement of Direction and ...

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 ...

MWRT Users Guide

The Mobile Workload Reporting Tool (MWRT) is a Windows-based reporting tool that ...

z Unified Resource Manager – features identified by six management areas

This paper gives an overview of the features and functions available in the six management ...

Mobile Test Drive

Mobile Test Drive ...

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 ...

The Total Economic Impact Of IBM Z Systems

The Total Economic Impact Of IBM Z Systems ...

IBM zEnterprise System - Network Security

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

Solitaire Interglobal: System z and Managed Service Providers

Solitaire Interglobal: The purpose of this analysis was to examine the real-world ...

Clabby Analytics: The ETL Problem

This report by IT analyst Joe Clabby outlines the costs of transferring data from ...

IBM Tivoli System Automation for zOS V3.5

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

IBM NetView 6.2 New Function

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

CIC: IBM z Systems mobile revolution

This paper covers The evolution of the IBM z from a closed and proprietary platform ...

Forrester White Paper: Transforming Enterprise Software Delivery Through DevOps Other papers and reports (L) - USEN

"Transforming Enterprise Software Delivery Through DevOps" is a Technology Adoption ...

GDPS: The Enterprise Continuous Availability / Disaster Recovery Solution

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

Print Transforms from AFP for Infoprint Server for z/OS, Supplement

This document is an supplement to the Print Transforms from AFP for Infoprint Server ...

Data Extraction Programs User's Guide for Conversion to DFSMSrmm

z/OS DFSMSrmm Conversion Support ...

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 ...

Clipper Group: Why the IBM Mainframe is the Right Place for Enterprise Systems of Engagement and Insight

In this report, the Clipper Group explains why businesses may consider placing their ...

z Systems - Security: IBM z13

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

IBM BladeCenter HX5 (7873) Planning Information for the IBM zEnterprise System

Support of select IBM BladeCenter HX5 7873 blades into the IBM zEnterprise BladeCenter ...

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 ...

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