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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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Storage Performance Analysis for an IBM DS8000

This white paper discusses the I/O path for the IBM DS8000 series storage systems and offers tips for recognizing and understanding performance issues.

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Storage Performance Analysis for an IBM Storwize V7000

Examine several of the key metrics for the IBM Storwize V7000 storage system to see how IntelliMagic Vision easily identifies imbalances and service level exceptions.

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IntelliMagic Vision Support for Hitachi VSP G1000 SMF Records from Mainframe Analytics Recorder

This white paper provides new insight into the health of the storage systems using the SMF records created by the Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G1000 (VSP G1000) Analytics Recorder.

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