July 6, 1999
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 Can Help Maximize the Availability of Your Computing Resource Automatically
(Corrected on June 15, 1999)
At a Glance
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 helps you better manage your computing resource through:
For ordering, contact:
Your IBM representative, an IBM Business Partner, or IBM Americas Call Centers at 800-IBM-CALL (Reference: YE001).
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Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390® provides server and gateway support for OS/390. This OS/390 program in conjunction with its distributed counterpart, Tivoli Distributed Monitoring (5697-EMN), provides an efficient, automated way to help maximize the availability of key, business-critical computing resources in large, dynamic, multi-vendor, distributed environments.
For a detailed description of the hardware and software prerequisites, refer to the Technical Requirements section of this announcement.
Planned Availability Dates
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 provides an efficient, reliable, automated way to enable user access to mission-critical distributed applications and computing resources. Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 also offers a consistent, easy and centralized way to group and monitor computing resources. It allows centralized information technology staff to set or change monitoring parameters for hundreds of related, remote systems with a single application.
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 in conjunction with its distributed counterpart Tivoli Distributed Monitoring (5697-EMN), provides the automation to monitor applications and multiple remote computing resource from a central OS/390 location.
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.
Tivoli Software Distribution for OS/390 is intended for customers who wish to use the OS/390 as a Tivoli Management Region (TMR) server for the distributed counterpart product Tivoli Software Distribution (5697-SWD).
Hardware and Software Support Services
Tivoli Professional Services (Tivoli-PS) provides fee-based Enterprise Management services to support Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390. These services focus on a rapid installation and introduction of Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 into a customer's information technology environment. Tivoli-PS can provide services in the areas of planning, product migration, new installations, product customization as well as exploiting the latest technologies employed by Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390.
For current information on services available from Tivoli Professional Services, contact 800-2Tivoli (800-284-8654). Outside the U.S., contact your local Tivoli sales office.
Statements made in this announcement regarding Year 2000 are "Year 2000 Readiness Disclosures" under the Year 2000 Information and Readiness Disclosure Act of 1998, a U.S. statute enacted on October 19, 1998.
Training is offered through Tivoli Systems and IBM Learning Services.
For current information on Tivoli System education, call 800-2-tivoli (284-8654) (512-794-9070 outside the U.S.), send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the Tivoli Systems home page on the Internet (select "Product" for training information) at:
For current information on IBM Learning Services courses in the U.S., contact 800-IBM-TEACH (426-8322). Outside the U.S., contact your local IBM Learning Services contact. Worldwide information is also available on the IBM Learning Services home page on the Internet at:
Specified Operating Environment
For Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390
Limitations: Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 does not provide endpoint support for OS/390. However, Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390®, when used with Tivoli Software Distribution (5697-EMN), will provide support for non-390 endpoints from an OS/390 system.
Security, Auditability, and Control
This program uses the security and auditability features of the host software. The customer is responsible for evaluation, selection, and implementation of security features, administrative procedures, and appropriate controls in application systems and communication facilities.
Orders for new licenses can be placed now.
Shipment will begin on the planned availability date.
New users of Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 should specify:
Type Model 5697 F05
Also, specify the feature of the desired distribution medium.
Separate licenses are required for every non-OS/390 client and server being managed from the Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 server.
For further information on ordering and licensing requirements for Tivoli Software Distributed Monitoring (5697-EMN), refer to the following Software Announcements:
Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390
Feature Language Number Distribution Medium English (U.S.) 5702 4-mm Tape French 5712 4-mm Tape Brazilian 5732 4-mm Tape Portuguese German 5742 4-mm Tape Spanish 5752 4-mm Tape Italian 5762 4-mm Tape English (U.S.) 5802 3480 Tape Cartridge French 5812 3480 Tape Cartridge Feature Language Number Distribution Medium Brazilian 5832 3480 Tape Cartridge Portuguese German 5842 3480 Tape Cartridge Spanish 5852 3480 Tape Cartridge Italian 5862 3480 Tape Cartridge English (U.S.) 5801 9/6250 Tape French 5811 9/6250 Tape Brazilian 5831 9/6250 Tape Portuguese German 5841 9/6250 Tape Spanish 5851 9/6250 Tape Italian 5861 9/6250 Tape English 3450 Satellite Delivery
Refer to Services Announcement 696-033 , dated October 10, 1996, for additional information regarding electronic delivery.
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) 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 Fulfillment (SDF) receives the order. SDF will then ship the order via overnight air transportation.
U.S. Brazilian English Portuguese* Japanese* French* Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 Tivoli Distributed Program Directory GI10-8043 English Only Monitoring for OS/390 (English) Licensed Program GC32-0320 G517-6833 GC32-0320 GI11-0089 Specifications Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 Release Notes(TM) GI10-8044 G517-6835 GB88-7415 GI11-0092 for OS/390
Simplified German Italian Korean Spanish Chinese Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 Tivoli Distributed Program Directory GI10-8043 English Only Tivoli Distributed (English) (English) (English) Monitoring for OS/390 GC32-0320 GC32-0320 GA30-0773 GC32-0320 GB84-0093 Licensed Program Specifications Simplified German Italian Korean Spanish Chinese Tivoli Distributed (English) (English) Monitoring for OS/390 GI10-8044 GI10-8044 GA30-0772 GI10-5245 GB84-0078 Release Notes for OS/390
In addition to the OS/390 publications for Tivoli Distributed Monitoring for OS/390 a complete set of publications for Tivoli Distributed Monitoring (5697-EMN), are also included.
They are as follows:
U.S. Brazilian English Portuguese Japanese French TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 User's Guide GC31-8382 G517-1374 GD88-7800 GC11-1467 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) Collection Reference SC31-5118 S517-1375 SD88-7103 SC31-5118 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) ARM Agent User's G GC32-0281 G517-6718 GD88-7166 GC32-0281 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) ARM Agent Release GI10-4842 G517-6766 GB88-7387 GI10-4842 TME 10 Dist. Monitor 3.6.1 (English) (English) ARM Agent Release GI10-8025 G517-6796 GB88-7912 GI10-8025 4-0781 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 Release Notes GI10-3023 G517-6717 GB88-7850 GI11-0026 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6.1 Release Notes GI10-8021 G517-6793 GB88-7903 GI11-0074
Simplified German Italian Korean Spanish Chinese TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 User's Guide GC12-2613 GC13-2811 GA30-0614 GC10-3310 GC84-0630 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) (English) (English) Collection Reference SC31-5118 SC31-5118 SA30-0650 SC10-3323 SC31-5118 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) (English) ARM Agent User's G GC32-0281 GC32-0281 GA30-0622 GC10-3313 GC84-0726 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) (English) (English) ARM Agent Release N GI10-4842 GI10-4842 GA30-0645 GI10-4842 GI84-0740 TME 10 Dist. Monitor 3.6.1 (English) (English) (English) ARM Agent Release N GI10-8025 GI10-8025 GA30-0685 GI10-8025 GI84-0781 TME 10 Dist. Monitoring 3.6 (English) (English) Release Notes GI10-3023 GI10-3023 GA30-0639 GI10-5200 GI84-0631 TME 10 Dist. Monitor 3.6.1 (English) (English) (English) Release Notes GI10-8021 GI10-8021 GA30-0682 GI10-8021 GI84-0772
Additional copies of publications will be available for a fee after availability. These copies may be ordered from your IBM representative, through the System Library Subscription Service (SLSS), 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
Support Center applies: Yes Access is available through the IBM Support Center Available until discontinued: 12 months' written notice APAR Mailing Address: IBM Italia S.P.A. Rome Tivoli Lab. Dept. 43C1L RM SCI100 Via Sciangai 53 I-00144 Rome Italy
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Note: Shipments will begin after the planned availability date.