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IBM z Systems literature

2 page Product brief on IBM Wave for z/VM that describes capabilities and benefits, designed for use with customers.

May 2015 | PDF | 636 KB
This white paper provides information about IBM® z/VM® 6.3 HiperDispatch polarization modes and their affect on middleware performance. Additionally, the performance impact of the APAR VM65586 (SMT support for IBM z Systems z13) on a z Systems 196 is ...

April 2015 | PDF | 589 KB
The Mobile Workload Reporting Tool (MWRT) is a Windows-based reporting tool that supports Mobile Workload Pricing (MWP).

April 2015 | PDF | 1 MB
It is important to stay current with the latest compiler technology and upgrade to the latest release when you upgrade System z servers. With a dated z/OS and compiler, you will not be able to take full advantage of the hardware and middleware ...

March 2015 | PDF | 217 KB
In this paper, we will examine the various Coupling Facility technology alternatives from several perspectives. We will compare the characteristics of each CF option in terms of function, inherent availability, performance and value.

March 2015 | PDF | 1 MB
In this report, the Clipper Group explains why businesses may consider placing their systems of engagement and insight very close to their systems of record. Clipper also covers exactly how and why this is especially true for enterprise data on the IBM ...

March 2015 | PDF | 700 KB
z Systems - Security: IBM z13

February 2015 | PDF | 1 MB
This paper gives an overview of the features and functions available in the six management areas of the z Unified Resource Manager.

January 2015 | PDF | 648 KB
The role of IBM z/OS technology in business process management

January 2015 | PDF | 778 KB
GDPS can work with IBM as well as other Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) disk vendors, as long as the vendor meets the required Metro Mirror, and z/OS Global Mirror functions. Hitachi, Ltd. has implemented these functions in its Hitachi Virtual Storage ...

January 2015 | PDF | 3 MB
Support of select IBM BladeCenter HX5 7873 blades into the IBM zEnterprise BladeCenter Extension (zBX).

January 2015 | PDF | 1 MB
This document is an supplement to the Print Transforms from AFP for Infoprint Server for z/OS publication G325-2634-02 and provides updates updates, changes and corrections to this guide.

December 2014 | PDF | 440 KB
This IDC White Paper examines the rapidly changing landscape for managed service providers and the shifting competitive dynamics of the market as cloud-based solutions increasingly challenge older models of third-party application infrastructure ...

December 2014 | PDF | 633 KB
IBM System z hardware and software provide higher performance, greater physical security, and the features necessary to easily manage the cryptographic configuration in a manner that is integrated with the other System z management facilities.

November 2014 | PDF | 2 MB
This paper studies the performance of a z/VM based system installation running virtual systems of different types of workloads under Linux for System z. It analyzes the efficiency of EDEV-SCSI based paging devices and the new memory and CPU management ...

November 2014 | PDF | 3 MB
This paper is about setup and performance of a Cognos Business Intelligence server for Linux on System z running under z/VM. The tuning of some important components is described and how to use the z/VM resource manager.

November 2014 | PDF | 3 MB
This white paper not only helps customers move to the new release smoothly, safely and quickly, but also to exploit significant enhancements: performance and scalability improvements, including CPU savings; enhanced resiliency and continuous availability.

September 2014 | PDF | 935 KB
The following white paper details an enterprise hybrid cloud computing approach. It addresses relevant use cases, enterprise security, application performance and potential impacts to core business transactions on System z

August 2014 | PDF | 3 MB
With IBM’s mobile computing solutions, businesses now have a clear path to mobile enabling mission-critical applications on their System z environments. Whereas in years past, mobile enablement may have required expensive, time-consuming integrations with...

July 2014 | PDF | 622 KB
By describing seven real customer implementations across four industries, this paper and provides compelling evidence of what analytics can deliver in actual implementations. These implementations show triple-A characteristics required of analytics today

July 2014 | PDF | 327 KB

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