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5 Key Attributes of an Effective Solution to the z/OS Performance Skills Gap

The skills shortage for z/OS performance analysts and capacity planners has left many organizations struggling to ensure availability.

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zHyperLink: The Holy Grail of Mainframe I/O?

This white paper will discuss IBM’s positioning of the new zHyperLink technology, and provides some considerations for installations that consider to deploy it.

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Predictive Intelligence for z/OS Systems Infrastructure

Learn how to apply predictive intelligence to your z/OS Systems infrastructure analysis.

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Oracle VSM Performance Analysis

This paper addresses correlating the virtual tape hardware metrics with the SMF tape workload data.

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IntelliMagic Vision in GDPS Environments

This IntelliMagic Technical Note provides a brief overview of how IntelliMagic Vision complements IBM’s Geographically Dispersed Parallel Sysplex (GDPS) solution.

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Flash Performance in High-End Storage

This paper analyzes the performance of Flash and SSDs when deployed in high-end storage, using RMF measurements from production systems.

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Reporting on the Processor Hardware with SMF 113 Records

This white paper is designed to help you tune your processor caches and gain insight into what the caches and TLB do for your effective MIPS rate.

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How to use the Application Groups in IntelliMagic Vision

IntelliMagic Vision comes with a rich default set to recognize major applications and consumers like DB2, IMS, CICS, MQ and VSAM RLS, and provides insight in what keeps your mainframe busy.

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Intelligent Storage Capacity Management

An introduction to managing storage capacity in enterprise bloc-level storage environments. Learn about key activities in the area of performance capacity planning.

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