Controlling MLC with Capping
‘Soft capping’ is a common technique to control software costs based on the R4HA. IBM offers two ‘flavors’: Defined Capacity (DC) and Group Capacity (GC).
MLC Pricing 101: Tailored Fit, Sub-capacity, and Capping
With the recent IBM announcement about Tailored Fit Pricing, it seems an opportune time to discuss the current pricing methods. In this first blog I’ll cover sub-capacity pricing.
IntelliMagic at SHARE Pittsburgh
A look back at SHARE Pittsburgh with links to all of the presentations and sessions we hosted.
CPU – Just the Tip of the z/OS Iceberg
z/OS is now responsible for everything from online transactions, network traffic, replicated data, and so much more. The infrastructure to handle this complexity is no longer limited to ensuring CPU is going to be okay.
Monitor the Performance and Resource Usage of WebSphere Transactions
IntelliMagic's WebSphere transaction support lets you monitor the performance and resource usage of WebSphere transactions.
Understand IBM zERT (z/OS Encryption Readiness Technology) and Tracking Mainframe Network Traffic
As the mainframe assumes its role as the data hub in your network, it is important to make sure that the mainframe is well protected. Enter IBM zERT.
Black Friday in July? Assessing z/OS Infrastructure Performance Readiness
Even knowing when your biggest peaks are coming, it’s difficult to assess if your infrastructure can deliver the required availability. Learn performance strategies to handle your peak periods.
IntelliMagic Vision enables the monitoring of encrypted mainframe network traffic by supporting IBM zERT
Jul 17, 2019 | zERT is a new IBM TCP/IP feature designed to provide full visibility into all the traffic from the mainframe TCP/IP stack, whether it leaves the mainframe or not.
How to get the most out of IBM’s zERT for tracking mainframe network traffic
IntelliMagic Vision provides visibility on the use of encryption protocols for all IP and TCP traffic to and from z/OS mainframe by enriching and transforming the data to ready-to-use audit and security reports.