June 27, 2000
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390 Extends Resource Monitoring to the OS/390
At a Glance
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390 adds the following to the earlier announced Tivoli Distributed Monitoring (5698-EMN)
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Tivoli® Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390® enables resource monitoring and event triggering functionality of the OS/390 UNIX® System Services (USS). New monitoring collections are available for both the USS system and MVS. The new collections monitor OS/390 Sysplex resources and workloads.
OS/390 Version 1, Release 3 or above.
Planned Availability Date
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring provides an efficient, reliable, automated way to ensure user access to mission-critical distributed applications and computing resources. This announcement of Tivoli Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390 adds resource monitoring to the OS/390 which expands the reach across the distributed environment.
This product is Year 2000 ready. When used in accordance with its associated documentation, it is capable of correctly processing, providing, and/or receiving date data within and between the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, provided that all products (for example, hardware, software, and firmware) used with the product properly exchange accurate date data with it.
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The following documents will be shipped with the Tivoli Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390® program (English) in hard copy form followed by the form number of the translated language when available.
Order Publication Title Number IPLA Pamphlet Z125-3301 License Information Program Directory LC23-4470 Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390 GI11-0724 Release Notes (English) Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390 GC32-0451 Licensed Program Specifications Distributed Monitoring User's Guide GC31-8382 Distributed Monitoring Collection Reference SC31-5118 Distributed Monitoring Collection Reference GC32-0450 Supplement for OS/390 DM 3.6 ARM Agent Release Notes GI10-4842 DM 3.6 ARM Agent User's Guide GC32-0281 DM 3.6 Release Notes GI10-3023 DM 3.6.1 ARM Release Notes GI10-8025 DM 3.6.1 Release Notes GI10-8021 DM Agent Program Directory GI11-0731 DM for OS/390 Program Directory GI11-0734 Order Publication Title Number DM for OS/390 Release Notes GI10-8044 TME 10(TM) DM Collection Reference V3.6 SC31-5118 TME 10 DM User's Guide 3.6 GC31-8382 DM for OS/390 Tivoli Distributed GI10-8043 Program Directory
Specified Operating Environment
Security, Auditability, and Control
The announced programs use the security and auditability features of the operating system software.
The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.
Charges are for applicable quantities based on Tivoli Management Points.
The Distributed Monitoring OS/390 Agent enables the collection of Tivoli Enterprise Console (5698-EAS) events from OS/390, thereby requiring customers to purchase Tivoli Enterprise Console points for OS/390 systems that are managed from Tivoli Enterprise Console.
English availability for Tivoli Distributed Monitoring Agent for OS/390 is June 30, 2000. National Language availability for French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Korean is September 1, 2000.
Orders for new licenses can be placed now.
Shipment will begin on the planned availability date.
New users of Tivoli Distributed Monitoring should specify:
Type Model 5698 EMN
Charges are based on Tivoli Management Points which are now updated for the Agent for OS/390. For complete ordering information refer to:
Terms and Conditions
The terms for Tivoli Distributed Monitoring, as previously announced in Software Announcement 200-017 , dated February 15, 2000 and Software Announcement 200-100 , dated April 25, 2000 are unaffected by this announcement.
Charges are based on Tivoli Management Points which are updated to include the Agent for OS/390. Charges per Tivoli Management point are unaffected by this announcement.
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Note: Shipments will begin after the planned availability date.