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The High Cost of “Unpredictable” IT Outages and Disruptions

It is no secret that IT service outages and disruptions can cost companies millions of dollars, but the soft costs can make the impact of an unplanned disruption even more costly.

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What’s Using Up All My Tapes? – Using Tape Management Catalog Data

In addition to the SMF and TS7700 BVIR data, IntelliMagic Vision can also process information from a Tape Management Catalog (TMC).

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Clogged Device Drain? Use Your Data Snake!

Have you ever run into high I/O response times that simply defy explanation and can’t find a reason why performance is degraded. It could be a classic “slow drain device” condition.

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SRM: The “Next” As-a-Service

IntelliMagic Vision is used as-a-Service for some of the world’s largest companies, and has been since 2013.

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Finding Root Cause of Performance Issues in IBM SVC Environments

Just a few bad LUNs in an SVC all flash storage pool have a profound effect on the I/O experience of the entire IBM Spectrum Virtualize (SVC) environment.

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Getting the Most out of zEDC Hardware Compression

z Enterprise Data Compression (zEDC) is an emerging z/OS technology that must be properly managed to get the most out of its benefits

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Game Changer for z/OS Transaction Reporting

Obtaining key metrics for CICS, DB2, and IMS transactions have historically required processing massive volumes of SMF 110 records.

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How to Prevent an “Epic” EMR System Outage

Application slowdowns in Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Systems or Electronic Health Record (EHR) Systems can have serious consequences.

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The Circle of (Storage) Life

New storage technologies are quickly maturing and replacing legacy platforms. But will they be mature enough to meet your high availability, high performance IT infrastructure needs?

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