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Getting the most out of your OSA adapter with the z/OS Communications Server



Originally presented by Alfred Christensen on November 15, 2011, this presentation covers the following topics:

* Review of the OSA hardware

* A brief refresher on QDIO

* OSA inbound “routing”

* Overview of selected recent OSA enhancements

* Network interface resilience and use of dynamic VIPAs in “flat” networks (such as the zEnterprise Intra
Ensemble Data Network)

* Monitoring OSA using SNMP

* OSA-Express3 dual port IOCP, TRLE, and z/OS CS Interface definitions


To replay this 59-minute overview, open the MP3 and PDF files attached below.

Overview Slides: Getting_the_most_out_of_your_OSA_adapter_with_the_zOS_Communications_Server.pdfGetting_the_most_out_of_your_OSA_adapter_with_the_zOS_Communications_Server.pdf

Audio Commentary

Document information

More support for: z/OS Communications Server

Software version: 1.9, 1.10, 1.11, 1.12, 1.13, 2.1, 2.2

Operating system(s): z/OS

Reference #: 7028555

Modified date: 02 July 2012

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