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z/OS Performance Monitoring Best Practices for 2019

For z/OS performance management, a stormy holiday season can mean excessive application downtime, lost revenue, customer frustration, and more.

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IntelliMagic Vision: Intelligent Storage Performance and Capacity Management at DATEV eG

DATEV eG relies on IntelliMagic Vision for performance analysis and capacity planning for disk storage and virtual tape systems.

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AIOps, Mainframe Monitoring, MLC Optimization, Oh My: Hot Mainframe Topics of 2018

As 2018 nears its close, I wanted to reflect on the world of RMF/SMF performance analysis and provide an ode to the topics that resonated most within the industry.

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Anatomy of an Anomaly – Finding the Root Cause of a CONNECT Time Increase

Recently a situation occurred at one of our cloud services customers that was a real head-scratcher. One of the disk storage systems saw a sudden jump in CONNECT time. What had changed?

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Reporting on z/OS Mainframe Application Performance

Intelligent reporting on mainframe applications is very helpful to understand application performance and behavior on the mainframe, and how the applications are using your systems.

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Integrating z/OS Performance Management with Splunk & Enterprise Dashboards

IntelliMagic Vision can export data into a Splunk-ready format, after which it can be imported into Splunk. This means not much data is ingested into Splunk, which can be a significant cost-saver.

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Forecasting Usage and Capacity Growth

Processors are expensive, and that is why it is crucial to have an accurate understanding of how much capacity you are using and have left before you run out.

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Understand z/OS Workload Peaks in Context

By being able to compare any chart or dashboard with any previous time interval, performance analysts can quickly determine whether a certain workload peak is normal or unusual.

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Automatic z/OS Health Checks to Avoid Service Disruptions

Machine intelligence designed correctly has a deep understanding of the system and can do all the computing, analyzing, normalizing, and prioritizing automatically.

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