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IBM z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF)


IBM z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF) new function APARs.

Preventive Service Planning Information

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Fix Category Information

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New Function APARs

Functional Brief V2R3 V2R2 V2R1
APAR # Cor-Close Date APAR # Cor-Close Date APAR # Cor-Close Date
Adds new function to the z/OSMF Workload Management plug-in in support of IBM Cloud Provisioning for z/OS. Base N/A PI67839 11/23/2016 PI71084 1/26/2017
z/OSMF Workload Management plug-in supports level 031 of the WLM service definition. Base N/A PI71118 3/28/2017 PI71118 3/28/2017
z/OSMF RMF plug-in supports sharing sysplex definitions across all z/OSMF RMF users. Base N/A PI73398 3/28/2017 N/A N/A
Adds support to IBM Cloud Provisioning for z/OS for sysplex provisioning, manual security mode, and the template actions editor. Base N/A PI77388 4/19/2017 N/A N/A
Adds function to Software Management task to support of non-SMP/E Managed products. PI79666 6/9/2017 PI79666 6/9/2017 PI79666 6/9/2017
z/OSMF Workload Management plug-in is enhanced to support Container Pricing for IBM Z and enhancements to IBM Cloud Provisioning. PI89361 12/13/2017 PI89361 12/13/2017 N/A N/A
z/OSMF RMF plug-in is enhanced to support Container Pricing for IBM Z and enhancements to IBM Cloud Provisioning. PI89935 12/13/2017 PI89935 12/13/2017 N/A N/A
Roll back z/OSMF V2R3 Incident Log enhancements from z/OS V2R3 to V2R2 Base N/A PI91157 1/3/2018 N/A N/A
IBM Cloud Provisioning for z/OS adds support for CPU metering and capping, composite templates, moveable instance support for templates, shared resource pools, restart provisioning workflows. PI88944 12/4/2017 PI91154 1/9/2018 N/A N/A
Roll back z/OSMF V2R3 Core enhancements from  z/OS V2R3 to V2R2. Base N/A PI91120 1/23/2018 N/A N/A
Roll back z/OS Operator Consoles plug-in from z/OS V2R3 to V2R2. Base N/A PI91121 1/23/2018 N/A N/A
z/OSMF REST TSO/E address space services are enhanced to support the roll back of z/OS Operator Consoles plug-in from V2R3 to V2R2. Base N/A PI91550 1/23/2018 N/A N/A
Software Management task supports portable software instance acquisition. PI80825 2/22/2018 PI80825 2/27/2018 N/A N/A
Adds support for parallel step execution in z/OSMF workflows. PI92305 3/20/2018 PI95358 4/16/2018 N/A N/A
Adds support for remote systems in z/OSMF workflows. PI92884 3/20/2018 PI95358 4/16/2018 N/A N/A
z/OSMF ISPF plug-in supports remote systems in the same sysplex. PI94193 3/27/2018 PI96538 5/15/2018 N/A N/A

z/OSMF REST TSO/E address space services are enhanced to support starting TSO/E address spaces and running TSO applications on a remote system in the sysplex.

PI92905 3/27/2018 PI93623 5/10/2018 N/A N/A
Changes the default mount point for the z/OSMF data directory to /global/zosmf. In previous releases, the mount point was /var/zosmf. PI92211 4/30/2018 N/A N/A N/A N/A
z/OSMF Workload Management plug-in is enhanced to support the memory limit attribute for the tenant resource group. PI96460 5/2/2018 PI96460 5/2/2018 N/A N/A
z/OSMF is upgraded to release 18.0.0.1 of WebSphere Liberty. PI96793 5/29/2018 PI96793 5/29/2018 PI96793 5/29/2018
z/OSMF adds a new style of user interface (UI) based on Angular. Users can select the new UI at log-in or continue to use the classic interface, which is now the default. PI96462 6/14/2018 N/A N/A N/A N/A
z/OSMF Incident Log task is enhanced to support SalesForce case. PI96024 9/12/2018 PI96024 9/12/2018 PI96024 9/12/2018
z/OSMF workflows can be exported in a printable format. PH00582 9/26/2018 PH00582 9/26/2018 N/A N/A
z/OSMF Sysplex Management task is enhanced to provide modify functions for structures, CFs, CF connectivity paths, and couple data sets of sysplex in the enterprise scope. PI99307 9/28/2018 PH03893 12/11/2018 N/A N/A
Adds DISPLAY command for z/OSMF. PH00712 10/03/2018 N/A N/A N/A N/A
z/OSMF RMF plug-in is enhanced to support automatically updated metric help. PH00039 10/9/2018 PH00039 10/9/2018 N/A N/A
z/OSMF RMF plug-in is enhanced to support IBM Cloud Provisioning for z/OS enhancements. PH02455 11/15/2018 PH02455 11/15/2018 N/A N/A
z/OS Operator Consoles plug-in supports separate display of WTOR and HOLD messages. PI99365 11/21/2018 PI99365 11/21/2018 N/A N/A
z/OSMF workflows can use array variables. PH03053 12/18/2018 PH03053 12/18/2018 N/A N/A
The z/OSMF desktop interface is enhanced to support searching data sets, as well as basic browse and edit functions for data sets. PH01770 12/27/2018 N/A N/A N/A N/A
You can use the Swagger interface to display information about the z/OS data set and file REST services and the z/OS jobs REST services. PI96461 1/23/2019 PI96461 1/23/2019 N/A N/A
For users who export a workflow n a printable format, new attributes are added for controlling the output file, such as cover page and front matter. PH05139 2/13/2019 PH05139 2/13/2019 N/A N/A
The z/OSMF Workflows task adds controls for securing global variables. PH05139 2/13/2019 PH05139 2/13/2019 N/A N/A
The Software Management task allows you to define data set and product properties as workflow variable properties for a software instance. PH11606 6/19/2019 PH11606 6/19/2019 N/A N/A


 

Document information

More support for: z/OS

Component: z/OSMF

Software version: 2.3

Operating system(s): z/OS

Reference #: T1027687

Modified date: 06 August 2019