June 27, 2000
IBM DB2 Administration Tool for OS/390 Version 2 Dramatically Reduces the Effort Required to Support Your DB2 System
At a Glance
DB2 Administration Tool is the right tool to help:
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What's new in DB2® Administration Tool Version 2? Two new functions and two major enhancements!
As the number and complexity of DB2 applications and systems have increased, having the right DB2 tools has never been more important.
This new release of DB2 Administration Tool is just what you need to get the most from your DB2 system. DB2 Administration Tool's comprehensive set of database management functions helps DB2 systems personnel manage your DB2 environment efficiently and effectively by:
DB2 Administration Tool exploits the functionality of DB2 by providing panels and options that allow you to quickly see new, pertinent catalog information. DB2 Administration Tool works on a data-sharing-group member level.
DB2 Administration Tool will operate on any hardware supporting DB2 Version 3 Release 1 or later.
Planned Availability Date
Use DB2 Administration Tool to:
As the number and complexity of DB2 applications and systems increase, having the right DB2 tools has never been more important.
DB2 Administration Tool is the right tool to help you get the most from your DB2 system. Its comprehensive set of database management functions helps DB2 systems personnel manage your DB2 environment efficiently and effectively by:
DB2 Admin supports the functionality of DB2 Version 6 (and earlier) by providing panels and options allowing you to quickly see new pertinent catalog information. DB2 Admin works on a data-sharing-group member level.
DB2 Administration Tool provides usability enhancements, lower overhead costs, better error recovery, and more extensive online help. Highlights included in this version are:
DB2 Administration Tool offers a robust set of database management functions for DB2 systems personnel. As your enterprise expands its DB2 usage and systems environment, you may need to manage multiple complex DB2 systems, perhaps in several locations. DB2 Administration Tool simplifies database administration and allows you to manage these systems more efficiently and effectively.
DB2 Administration Tool is an easy-to-use ISPF panel driven tool, which overviews DB2 system tables and provides relevant DB2 catalog information in a logical format. Designed to be an interactive and intuitive tool to learn and use, DB2 Administration Tool integrates with DB2 utilities and simplifies creation of DB2 utility jobs. Among DB2 Administration Tool's strengths is the extensive support to simplify understanding and analysis of the DB2 catalog, allowing you to act intelligently on the information presented. The abundant DB2 catalog query capabilities in DB2 Admin include:
DB2 Administration Tool's power-packed functionality also includes:
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.
All DB2 Installations
Every DB2 database administrator (DBA) can benefit from DB2 Administration Tool. It provides a rich set of cost-effective functions to manage the DB2 environment.
Users of all current versions of DB2 Administration Tool (listed below) should migrate to Version 2 in order to take advantage of the new Migrate and Alter functions.
Hardware and Software Support Services
IBM SmoothStart and Installation Services are not provided.
Specified Operating Environment
Note: OS/390® Version 1 (5645-001) is a valid substitute for all programs included in the OS/390 Base.
Security, Auditability, and Control
The announced program uses the security and auditability features of DB2 and OS/390. The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.
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Shipment will begin on the planned availability date.
To order DB2 Administration Tool for OS/390 Version 2 specify:
Type Model 5655 D52
Entry Support License: To order an Entry Support License (ESL), specify the program number, feature number 9001 for asset registration, and the applicable ESL one-time charge (OTC) feature number. Also specify the feature number of the desired distribution medium.
ESL OTC Feature Program Number/Description Number 5655-D52 DB2 Admin Tool V2 0018
ESL machines can be determined by referring to the IBM Entry End User/390 Attachment (Z125-4379).
Parallel Sysplex® License Charge Basic License: To order a basic license, specify the program number and feature number 9001 for asset registration. Specify the Parallel Sysplex License Charge (PSLC) Base feature. If applicable, specify the PSLC Level A, B, C, and D features and quantity.
If there is more than one program copy in a Parallel Sysplex, the charge for all copies is associated to one license by specifying the applicable PSLC feature numbers and quantity represented by the sum of the Service Units in Millions (MSUs) in your Parallel Sysplex. For all other program copies, specify the PSLC No-Charge (NC) Identifier feature on the licenses.
Also, specify the feature number of the desired distribution medium.
PSLC PSLC Basic License Machine Feature MLC Feature MSU Capacity Number Description 1 0001 PSLC Base, 1 MSU 2 0002 PSLC Base, 2 MSUs 3 0003 PSLC Base, 3 MSUs 4 -- 45 0004 PSLC Level A, 1 MSU 0005 PSLC Level A, 42 MSUs 46 -- 175 0006 PSLC Level B, 1 MSU 0007 PSLC Level B, 10 MSUs 0008 PSLC Level B, 50 MSUs 176 -- 315 0009 PSLC Level C, 1 MSU 0010 PSLC Level C, 10 MSUs 0011 PSLC Level C, 50 MSUs 316 or more 0012 PSLC Level D, 1 MSU 0013 PSLC Level D, 50 MSUs NA 0014 PSLC NC Identifier
Growth Opportunity License Charge: To order Growth Opportunity License Charge (GOLC) software, specify the program number, feature number 9001 for asset registration, and the GOLC monthly charge feature number from the table below. Also, specify the feature number for the desired distribution medium.
GOLC GOLC Feature Category Number H30 0015 H50 0016 H70 0017
Single Version Charging: To elect single version charging, the customer must notify IBM and identify the prior program and replacement program and the designated machine the programs are operating on.
Feature Environment Number Distribution Medium DB2 Administration 5801 9-Track 6250 BPI Tool Distribution Tape Reel (DTR) 5802 3480 ½-inch Data Cartridge 34 K BPI Uncompressed 5260 4-mm Data Cartridge, Modified, 2 GB Uncompressed (Variable Block)
Example: If publications are not desired for the initial order, specify feature number 3470 to ship media only. For future updates, specify feature number 3480 to ship media updates only. If, in the future, publication updates are required, order an MES to remove feature number 3480; then, the publications will ship with the next release of the program.
Feature Description Number Initial Shipments Serial Number Only (suppresses shipment 3444 of media and documentation) Ship Media Only (suppresses initial 3470 shipment of documentation) Ship Documentation Only (suppresses 3471 initial shipment of media) Satellite Electronic Delivery 3450 Update Shipments Ship Media Updates Only (suppresses 3480 update shipment of documentation) Ship Documentation Only (suppresses 3481 update shipment of media) Suppress Updates (suppresses update 3482 shipment of media and documentation) Expedite Shipments Local IBM Office Expedite 3445 (for IBM use only) Customer Expedite Process Charge 3446 ($30 charge for each product)
Expedite shipments will be processed to receive 72-hour delivery from the time IBM Software Delivery and Fulfillment (SDF) receives the order. SDF will then ship the order via overnight air transportation.
Order Title Number Users Guide for DB2 Administration SC27-0901 Tool V2 License Program Specification GC27-0900
Additional copies of unlicensed publications will be available for a fee after availability. These copies may be ordered from your IBM representative, through the Publication Notification System (PNS), or by direct order.
Subsequent updates (technical newsletters or revisions between releases) to the publications shipped with the product will be distributed to the user of record for as long as a license for this software remains in effect. A separate publication order or subscription is not needed.
Terms and Conditions
Replaced Replacement Program Program Program Program Number Name Number Name 5688-515 DB2 5655-D52 DB2 Administration Administration Tool for Tool for MVS/ESA V1.2 OS/390 V2 5655-D52 DB2 To a follow-on, if any Administration Tool for OS/390 V2
The charges provided in this announcement are suggested retail prices for the U.S. only and are provided for your information only. Dealer prices may vary, and prices may also vary by country. Prices are subject to change without notice. For additional information and current prices, contact your local IBM representative.
GOLC Monthly Multiprise(R) 3000 Feature License Description Number Charge H30 0015 $560 H50 0016 685 H70 0017 935
Feature Description MSU Capacity Number Charge PSLC Base, 1 MSU 1 0001 $ 434 PSLC Base, 2 MSUs 2 0002 460 PSLC Base, 3 MSUs 3 0003 485 PSLC Level A, 1 MSU 4 -- 45 0004 25 PSLC Level A, 42 MSUs 0005 1,050 PSLC Level B, 1 MSU 46 -- 175 0006 11 PSLC Level B, 10 MSUs 0007 110 PSLC Level B, 50 MSUs 0008 550 PSLC Level C, 1 MSU 176 -- 315 0009 8 PSLC Level C, 10 MSUs 0010 80 PSLC Level C, 50 MSUs 0011 400 PSLC Level D, 1 MSU 316 or more 0012 6 PSLC Level D, 50 MSUs 0013 300
Feature Description Number OTC Entry End User/390 0018 $1,090 Entry Support License
Use Priority/Reference Code: LE001 Phone: 800-IBM-CALL Fax: 800-2IBM-FAX Internet: firstname.lastname@example.org Mail: IBM Atlanta Sales Center Dept. LE001 P.O. Box 2690 Atlanta, GA 30301-2690
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Note: Shipments will begin after the planned availability date.