z/OS Infrastructure Availability Intelligence
Discover how to transform unpredictable outages into predictable ones by creating Availability Intelligence out of the RMF and SMF data using built-in expert domain knowledge.
IntelliMagic Consultant Todd Havekost Wins Best Session Award at SHARE Conference
June 29, 2016 | Todd Havekost, Senior z/OS Performance and Availability Consultant at IntelliMagic, won the award for his session ‘Achieving Significant Capacity Improvements on the IBM z13: User Experience’.
IntelliMagic Vision for z/OS Tape
IntelliMagic Vision for z/OS Tape proactively manages virtual and physical tape environments.
Mainframe Capacity “Through the Looking Glass”
When processor cache is optimized, mainframe processors remain productive by actively executing instructions rather than unproductively burning cycles.
Achieving Significant Software Cost Reduction on the IBM z13
While most mainframe shops have explored how to reduce mainframe software costs, at IntelliMagic we are finding significant latent savings opportunities still exist at even the best run sites.
Performance Virtual Reality – Seeking the Truth in Storage Benchmarks
Benchmarks are perceived as a great way to quantify ‘feeds and speeds’ of storage hardware but they can be deceptive.
Todd Havekost Joins IntelliMagic to Help IBM Mainframe Customers Reduce MLC
May 6, 2016 | IntelliMagic is pleased to announce the hire of Todd Havekost from USAA, where he served as Mainframe Architect and also led their Mainframe Software
Expense Reduction initiative.
How Effective is Your Adaptive Flash Cache?
Adaptive Optimization (AO) provides the user with several performance and capacity related parameters for influencing the behavior of the automatic tiering.
How to Transform RMF & SMF into Availability Intelligence
It is time for a new, more intelligent approach to interpreting the RMF & SMF data. One that provides a dramatically different result that you can easily verify on your own data.