Db2 for z/OS Performance Management

Getting visibility into key Db2 for z/OS areas is crucial to proactively prevent performance issues from occurring and quickly resolve issues that are already in effect.

IntelliMagic Vision for Db2 enables performance analysts to more effectively and efficiently manage and optimize their z/OS Db2 environment. With this solution, you’ll be able to:

  • Proactively identify upcoming risks to your Db2 health and performance
  • Save time with quick access and intelligence about important issues
  • Easily identify trends, peaks, and imbalances in your Buffer Pools


Automatically Detect Db2 Performance Risk & Quickly Resolve Issues

IntelliMagic Vision for CICS & Db2 automatically generates GUI-based, interactive, rated reports that proactively identify areas that indicate potential upcoming risk to Db2 health and performance as well as providing context sensitive drilldowns to investigate and resolve issues. Access to historical data and comparisons, global filtering, and intuitive dashboards saves time looking for issues and quickly understanding what the data means.

Additionally, health and performance ratings based on IBM best practices automatically detect risk in your Db2 environment and direct you to important issues that may warrant your attention.

Key Features

Global Risk & Exception Reports

Automated checking multitude of elements in your infrastructure against dozens of Db2 metrics identifies potential risks to availability

Consolidated Health Viewpoint

Visualize the health and performance of your entire environment through high-level dashboards, with drilldowns into hundreds of rated reports and metrics

Quickly Identify Imbalances

Calculation and variance visualizations provide quick and easy ways to highlight when buffer pools are not properly sized, as well as peaks, trends, and usage.

Interactive Data Navigation

Accelerate performance analysis through GUI-based, intuitive, context-sensitive drilldowns

Global Filtering

Streamline navigation and problem resolution by filtering reports and variables based on dozens of criteria and applying changes globally to all reporting

Historical Reporting and Analysis

Get historical context of workloads and metrics by comparing dashboards with any previous time interval; easily display monthly trends

Customizable Reports

Easily customize charts, combine variables to analyze correlations, code-free to quickly access and visualize relevant data for your needs

Flexible Report Sharing & Exporting

Easily and safely share reports with colleagues and management to highlight issues, accelerate resolutions, or export reports or data

Automated Report Analysis

Setup fully automated processing and reporting so that a chosen set of daily reports can automatically be emailed or placed on a shared location

Get in Touch

Have questions about our CICS & Db2 features, or want to set up a demo? Our experts are more than happy to answer any questions you have!

Related Resources

CICS & Db2 Performance Analytics

This webinar demonstrates the benefits of modernizing how you understand and leverage the SMF data for CICS and Db2 Performance analysis.

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Profile & Manage CICS Transactions

IntelliMagic Vision for CICS & Db2 enables performance analysts to more effectively and efficiently manage and optimize their z/OS CICS environment.

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Db2 Buffer Pools

This video introduces the great visibility IntelliMagic Vision provides into the metrics available in the SMF 100 Db2 statistics records for both local and group buffer pools.

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Identify Db2 Risks & Health

This video shows how IntelliMagic Vision automatically checks the elements of your Db2 infrastructure to identify potential risks to availability before they generate outages.

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Db2 Statistics Performance

This video shows reporting on Log Throughput, Suspended Log Requests, Volume of SQL Statements by type, Latch Conflicts, Lock Requests for P-locks, and more.

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Db2 Accounting Data

This video demonstrates the great visibility and context sensitive drilldowns into Commits, Rollbacks, CPU use, response time by component, and SQL statements.

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Additional z/OS Environments Supported

Systems, Processors, and Network

Continual visibility into how the z/OS systems infrastructure is handling your workloads helps you improve performance and protect availability.
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Disk and Replication

Early warning system that automatically identifies I/O issues in the making in your disk storage system and replication architecture.
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Virtual Tape

Performance and availability management for Virtual and Physical Tape, with specific support for IBM TS7700 and Oracle VSM tape solutions.
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