z/OS Health Insights, Ratings, and Thresholds with IntelliMagic Vision
Discover how to use z/OS Health Insights, how the rating mechanism works and how it can be customized in IntelliMagic Vision.
Db2 Statistics - They're Not Just for Buffer Pools
Discover key insights Db2 statistics data can provide for performance management other than tuning Buffer Pools.
Evaluator Group Technical Insight on Availability Assurance for Complex, Multivendor Storage Environments
Evaluator Group's Sr. Analyst John Webster discusses IntelliMagic Vision's Software as a Service and the importance of Availability Assurance in storage environments.
Overcoming Capacity Management Challenges for Accurate Burn Rates and Forecasting
Discover how to overcome capacity management challenges for more accurate capacity forecasting and burn rates.
IDC Technology Spotlight on Optimizing Mainframe Availability and Cost
This IDC Technology Spotlight, written by Research Vice President of IDC Tim Grieser, discusses how intelligent analysis of z/OS operations data optimizes mainframe availability and cost.
How to Achieve Higher Availability and Lower Performance Costs with Asynchronous Db2 Lock Structure Duplexing
In this Cheryl Watson Tuning Letter Reprint, Todd Havekost and Frank Kyne detail the unexpected performance benefits gained after one site implemented Asynchronous duplexing.
Dell EMC VMAX All Flash and PowerMax Architecture, Performance Analysis and Best Practices
This whitepaper provides an overview of Dell EMC’s current offerings in the VMAX family, the VMAX All Flash and PowerMax, along with a high-level architectural overview of both storage arrays.
Job-level CPU Saving Opportunities in an Enterprise Consumption Environment
Analysts involved in leading CPU reduction efforts will have to focus limited staff resources on the top potential savings opportunities. This article focuses on job-level CPU reduction opportunities.
How to use Processor Cache Optimization to Reduce z Systems Costs
Optimizing processor cache can significantly reduce CPU consumption, and thus z Systems software costs, for your workload on modern z Systems processors.