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zEnterprise 196 System Overview

This publication describes the design, components, functions, features, and capabilities of the IBM zEnterprise 196 (z196). It is intended for executives, data processing managers, and data processing technical staff.

Information contained in this publication includes: hardware configuration, design highlights, control programs, product characteristics, standard and optional features, the operation of the coupling facility, supported I/O devices, remote operations of the central processor complex, and upgrade information between models.

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24 February 2014 14:11:39 GMT

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More support for: z Systems

Platform(s): System z

Modified date: 24 February 2014