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Clabby Analytics: Maximizing Information Systems Efficiency: How to Build a Workload Optimized, Highly-Automated, Heterogeneous Hybrid Cloud
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012
Report covering IBM's focused on building a set of common cloud management tools and utilities that can help IT buyers build hyper-efficient information systems environments using a hybrid cloud management approach.
9sight Consulting: Integrating Analytics into the Operational Fabric of Your Business
Last updated: 01 April 2012
This paper describes what operational analytics is and what it offers to the business.
Forrester Study: The Total Economic Impact of IBM System z
Analyst study which provides readers the framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of deploying IBM System z within their organization.
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IBM InfoSphere Optim Query Tuner for DB2 for z/OS , V3.1 and IBM InfoSphere Optim Query Workload Tuner for DB2 for z/OS , V3.1
Last updated: 18 Oct 2011
IBM InfoSphere Optim Query Workload Tuner for DB2 for z/OS V3.1 offers tools and advisors that provide expert recommendations to database administrators (DBAs) to help improve performance for a workload (group of queries).
IBM Datacap Taskmaster Capture V8.0.1 automates the full range of capture processing
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011
Read more in Announcement Letter 211-017
Content Analytics V2.2 and OmniFind Enterprise Edition V9.1 add Linux on System z part numbers
Last updated: 25 Jan 2011
Read more in IBM United States Software Announcement 211-040
DB2 10 for z/OS: Cost Savings . . . Right Out of the Box
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012
The objective of this book is to give you not only an update on the latest functions, features, and benefits of DB2 10 but also to provide you with valuable information from key members of the IBM DB2 for z/OS community whom you can contact.
CICS VSAM Recovery V4.3 - Updated Redbook
Last updated: 26 April 2007
This major update of this IBM Redbook introduces you to the major features and looks at the new functions in CICSVR V4.2, such as Log Stream copy utility enhancements and Backup control enhancements. With practical install, set up, and use information it is written for storage administrators or CICS systems programmers.
Why System z might be exactly what your business needs
Last updated: 01 July 2012
Brief highlighting top level capabilities of System z
Transworld Data Case Study-Tivoli Omegamon
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012
Analyst paper highlighting capabilities and benefits of Tivoli OMEGAMON on System z,
IBM Business Analytics for Linux on System z
Last updated: 12 Jan 2011
An overview of IBM Business Analytics solutions available for the IBM System z mainframe, including BI and predictive analytics. Key benefits are highlighted.
IBM Smart Analytics Optimizer for System z
Last updated: 10 May 2009
IBM Smart Analytics Optimizer gives your organization
the speed to create the insights it needs to work smarter in
this challenging environment by putting the right answers in
the hands of your decision makers while putting your
business in the best position to quickly adapt & grow to
answer the questions of tomorrow.
CICS and Tools SOA Brochure
Last updated: 12 Sep 2006
The promise of technology innovation has always been to deliver improvements that make businesses competitive. And with service oriented architectures (SOAs) maturing, IT departments now have the potential to deliver information infrastructures that can keep pace with management innovation.
Entry Points to SOA
Today's businesses understand SOA. But they don't always understand how to get started. IBM breaks down barriers to getting started by bringing our clients focused, approachable entry points into SOA.
If lowering IT costs is one of your company‟s goals in this down economy, perhaps you should consider following the path of Fort Smith, Arkansas-based Baldor Electric.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2009
What percentage of your company‟s overall sales does it cost to run your information technology (IT) organization? Is it fifteen percent? Is it ten percent? Is it three percent? Well, how would you like to get that number down to one percent (or less)?
An EMEA bank plans future growth based on information innovation ... Early Support Program offers access to new DB2 11 for z/OS features, solving business challenges
Last updated: 05 Dec 2013
Joining the IBM Early Support Program for IBM DB2 11 for z/OS enabled this EMEA bank to resolve a key technical limitation. The new version of DB2 also adds a wealth of advanced functionality that offers enhanced performance, greater reliability and additional business productivity.
Porto Alegre: A smarter city that keeps its citizens moving ... Accelerating essential road maintenance response time by 50 percent with help from IBM and Procempa
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013
Porto Alegre’s IT agency Procempa implemented an asset management solution based on IBM Maximo software running on the System z platform. The solution accelerates maintenance tasks, reducing road closures, and is projected to achieve a 50 percent reduction in response times.
IBM solidDB v7.0 - Optimized for extreme speed
Last updated: 14 Feb 2012
The IBM® solidDB® relational in-memory database platform delivers the extreme speed, availability and adaptability that organizations need for mission-critical environments while helping to control operating costs.
IBM OpenPages Financial Controls Management (FCM)
Last updated: 27 Aug 2011
OpenPages FCM is a financial controls management solution that reduces the costs and complexity of complying with Sarbanes-Oxley and similar financial reporting regulations.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2010
Content Collector is a key part of the IBM strategy for a smarter approach to archiving. It provides capabilities organizations can use to gain a deeper understanding of what information to archive and reduce runaway storage costs. Learn more about Content Collector.
WebSphere Rules Authoring for zOS
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012
COBOL tooling demo - short version
CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS V3.2 - Statistics
Last updated: 30 May 2012
YouTube demo - Statistics - Part 2 in a series of demos of IBM CICS Performance Analyzer for z/OS V3.2
Demo: CICS Deployment Assistant V1.1 - Discovery
See on Youtube how CICS Deployment Assistant can discover, model, visualize, and deploy new and existing CICS regions, using automation and policy-driven advice built on your own and IBM’s knowledge and experience, giving you access to the latest IBM CICS technology faster and easier than ever before.
Content Manager OnDemand for Multiplatforms V8.5
Last updated: 07 Sep 2010
Find resources for OnDemand for Multiplatforms, OnDemand for z/OS, and OnDemand for i
Last updated: 17 Nov 2008
CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center (on-line)
Last updated: 14 Dec 2012
The on-line version of the CICS Transaction Gateway for Multiplatforms V9.0 Information Center.
IT Manager's Journal: Why Your Enterprise Can’t Do Without a Proven Information Governance and Optimization Solution
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012
Article which shows why IBM’s System z platform is an ideal hub for information governance solutions.
Peering Into the IBM CICS Transaction Gateway Black Box
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012
You need to put more work through your IBM CICS Transaction Gateway (CICS TG) for z/OS systems but you also need to monitor and audit them to ensure they continue to deliver the Quality of Service (QoS) your growing business requires. How can you do this?
Exploiting and extending Cloud for Enterprise Software Development and Testing
Last updated: 09 Sep 2011
Presentation describing how customers can successfully develop and test complex applications across multiple platforms, including z and cloud
Presentation: CICS Explorer Overview
Last updated: 17 May 2012
Short initial overview presentation, followed by 150+ screenshots showing CICS Explorer in action with CICS TS, CICS Tools, CICS TG, PD Tools, RDz, WebSphere MQ, and OMEGAMON XE for CICS.
CICS Configuration Manager plug-in V2.1.1 update
Last updated: 30 April 2012
This short presentation shows the new features delivered in the updated V2.1.1 plug-in for CICS Configuration Manager V2.1
Content Manager OnDemand for z/OS Version 8.5
Last updated: 10 Feb 2011
Technical documentation and release notes
IBM OmniFind Enterprise Edition 8.5
Last updated: 26 Feb 2008
Technical documentation in all supported languages.
CICS Configuration Manager for z/OS V5.1 Program Directory
This is the Program Directory.
Scaling BPM Adoption from Project to Program with IBM Business Process Manager
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012
Architecting Access to CICS within an SOA
With the emergence of service-oriented architecture (SOA), the options for accessing existing CICS assets have become more varied than ever. This IBM Redbooks publication is intended for IT architects who select, plan, and design SOA solutions that make use of CICS assets.
CICS TG for z/OS V6.1, 2PC/XA, WebSphere z/OS and security, SG24-7161
This IBM Redbooks publication introduces the new facilities of the CICS TG for z/OS V6.0 and V6.1, which provide improvements in the areas of transactional integration, systems management, performance, security, and ease of use.
IBM System z Solution Edition for Cloud Computing
Last updated: 01 Feb 2012
Brief describing features and capabilities of IBM's System z Solution Edition for Cloud Computing
What every enterprise architect needs to know about the evolution of IMS
Last updated: 28 May 2013
Enhanced System z Storage Management with improved visibility and reporting
Last updated: 16 May 2013
Lessons learned and top tips: Reduce your software costs with IBM System z Integrated Information Processor (zIIP)
Last updated: 14 May 2013
Accessing CICS from Microsoft .NET applications using CICS Transaction Gateway
This article demonstrates the new Microsoft .NET API for CICS Transaction Gateway V8, and uses an example to show you how to write a C# application that interacts with CICS programs.
CICS Transaction Gateway and AIX workload partitions
This article shows you how to use CICS Transaction Gateway in an AIX environment that supports workload partitions (WPARs). It includes scenarios that show you how to use WPARs to consolidate existing hardware or to extend a CICS Transaction Gateway instance.
Connecting from Groovy to CICS using the CICS Transaction Gateway
This article shows you how to use modern agile scripting languages to increase your productivity when writing applications to access CICS data.
Stepping through a program and setting a break point with IBM DebugTool
Last updated: 16 Mar 2012
Demo providing examples of use of Debug Tool to step through a program and set break points in various environments.
Don’t let your infrastructure strategy stifle your business innovation with analytics.
Last updated: 21 May 2013
IT Architects, Enterprise Architects, IT Management, Data Base Administrators, Data Base Management
Mainframe and Mobile - Are your back-end apps ready?
Last updated: 25 April 2013
Mobile is about anytime, anywhere access to information. It improves productivity and is driving business innovation in the enterprise.
DB2 10 for z/OS Migration & Query Performance Considerations
Last updated: 16 April 2013
Intelligent Business Strategies White Paper:Information Governance, Audit and Protection on the IBM System z Platform
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012
Whitepaper detailing requirements on capabilities re:information audit an protection on System z
Consolidated security management for mainframe clouds
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012
Paper highlighting the benefits of using the mainframe as a security hub for cloud-computing environments.
Creating and managing value with IBM Tivoli Service Management Center for System z
Last updated: 12 Jan 2012
Server sprawl can divert valuable time and resources away from pursuing your core business goals. This white paper will show how Tivoli Service Management Center for System z can give you the visibility, control and automation your business needs to become more successful