Merle SadlerMerle Sadler is a consultant with IntelliMagic focusing on tape performance for Oracle/STK VSM and IBM TS7700 environments. Prior to joining IntelliMagic  he spent 7 years as a MVS systems programmer and then 6 years as a lead MVS systems programmer with extensive knowledge of disk, tape and IBM mainframes at both small and large IT departments. Joining StorageTek, he spent 3 years as a VSM test engineer and then the next 17 in the VSM engineering development group.  There he developed, maintained and enhanced VSM, disk and library analysis, simulation and performance tools for pre and post sales storage engineers.

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How to Measure the Impact of a Zero RPO Strategy

This blog focuses on the impact of jobs using the Oracle/STK VSM Enhanced Synchronous Replication capability while delivering a Recovery Point Objective (RPO) of 0.

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RPO Replication for TS7700 Disaster Recovery

The impact of zero Recovery Point Objective (RPO) for Mainframe Virtual Tape Replication focusing on the IBM TS7700 replication capability.

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Best Practices for Monitoring Oracle/STK VSM Usable MVC Space

Automate how you monitor the health of the MVC Storage Classes by following these 5 best practices.

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