zAcademy: Your Datacenter Under TFP: The New Rules of Measurement
Tailored Fit Pricing is no longer an abstract concept. In this webinar, Cheryl Watson and John Baker share their insights on managing and monitoring TFP.
zAcademy: Tune your TS7700 Cache Capacity
You have multiple functions and parameters at your disposal to define which logical volumes will remain in the TS7700 cache, regardless if you use a TS7700 Disk-Only or a TS7700 with Tape attach. This session gives you detailed information about the different options.
zAcademy: The Value of Automated zOS Performance Change Detection
With all the complexity and workload variability present in today’s z/OS systems, it is important to have significant deviations of key metrics from their historical norms called to your attention.
zAcademy: Is a Sub-Capacity CPC the Right Move for You?
Most installations tend to upgrade their CPCs to the equivalent model in the newer generation – for example, from a z13 710 to a z15 710. But if the IBM tools are not intended to model such moves, how do you evaluate if such an upgrade would be right for your workloads?
zAcademy: Does IBM’s Recent Tailoring of Tailored Fit Pricing Make It a Better Fit for You
In this webinar, mainframe maven Cheryl Watson describes recent changes to TFP and explains how those changes might alter your calculation about whether TFP is right for your company.
zAcademy: Life in the fast lane: zHyperLink
The z14 and z15 support a completely new I/O method called zHyperLink. This is easily the most substantial I/O announcement from IBM since the introduction of FICON.
zAcademy: Getting to Know Your WebSphere for z/OS Workload
There are many areas of WebSphere that can leave even a seasoned z/OS performance specialist scratching their head. Learn how you can shine a light into this otherwise black box!
zAcademy: Boost the Value You Derive from MQ SMF Data through a Modernized Approach
Realize the benefits of modernizing how you understand and leverage SMF data for MQ performance analysis.
zAcademy: Why did my job run so long? Understanding and applying z/OS Performance Concepts
Understand the meaning of some the most useful components of performance analysis and learn practical recommendations on how to improve application and overall system performance.