IBM Ask the Experts discussion about Cloud Computing in CICS Transaction Server for z/OS (CICS TS) V5.1 on 05 September 2013 at 11:00 AM EDT.
This presentation discusses Cloud Computing from a CICS perspective. It highlights the benefits of cloud computing and the key technologies in CICS in which it relates.
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Ask the Experts session
05 September 2013 - 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EDT
|04:00||How does CICS V5.1 utilize Cloud Computing?|
|07:22||What are the Cloud Computing Artifacts in CICS ?|
|11:22||What are the main benefits of Cloud Computing in CICS V5.1?|
|15:20||What key technologies of Cloud Computing are related to in CICS?|
|18:19||What are the steps in adopting Cloud? What are the benefits from adopting cloud computing?|
|23:29||Can bundle resources be in other bundles too?|
|24:36||Policies (on slide 19) are described as allowing "checking of resource consumption, automated control and system protection at defined thresholds" Can they also set targets (as opposed to thresholds)?|
|25:35||Can resource provisioning/de-provisioning be done dynamically?|
|26:44||Are different resource types in application bundles and platform bundles?|
|30:04||If a program is the entry point, does this prevent setting certain types of messages?|
|32:30||Can policy limits be modified dynamically? Can a test region be changed during execution to use 'production level' limits?|
|35:18||How would a new copy of a program resource be handled when it resides in a bundle?|
|37:49||Are there any control points to consider for secruity to watch out for, or does any control be limited to the External Security Manager?|
|41:24||End of Call|
Panel of Experts:
|Pradeep Gohil||CICS Transaction Server for z/OS - Application Developer|
|Ben Cox||Software Engineer, CICS TS for z/OS and CICS Explorer|
|Daniel Millwood||Software Developer, CICS TS|
|Paul Cooper||Software Engineer, CICS Development|
|Christopher Hodgins||CICSPlex System Manager Developer|
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