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Do Not Settle for Bad z/OS Alerts

Alerts from z/OS are common and should be part of the solution, not part of the problem when monitoring and maintaining z/OS.

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Impact of z14 on Processor Cache and MLC Expenses

This article examines the changes in processor cache design for the z14 processor model.

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Optimizing MLC Software Costs with Processor Configurations

Significant opportunities to reduce CPU consumption and MLC expense may not be realized without understanding the vital role processor cache plays in CPU consumption.

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Reduce MLC Software Costs by Optimizing LPAR Configurations

This article focuses on changes to LPAR configurations that can improve cache efficiency, as reflected in lower Relative Nest Intensity (RNI) values.

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Lower MLC Software Costs with Processor Cache Optimization

Processor cache utilization plays a significant role in CPU consumption for all Z processors, but that role is more prominent than ever on z13 models.

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Making Use of Artificial Intelligence for IT Operations Analytics / AIOps

Managing the IT infrastructure to ensure that application availability is efficiently maintained is difficult. That's where artificial intelligence applied to IT operations helps.

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Db2 for z/OS Buffer Pool Simulation

Db2 performs best when it has lots of memory. Memory is not free, but large memory can save money by reducing CPU consumption while at the same time reducing Db2 transaction response time.

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IntelliMagic Sessions at SHARE Sacramento

IntelliMagic will be at SHARE Sacramento, March 11 – 16, hosting a Lunch & Learn and presenting four performance and capacity sessions you won’t want to miss!

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Credit Card Transaction Timeouts – IOSQ Analysis

A global bank was struggling because their latest version of a credit card swipe application was failing at high volume load testing. Our experts took a deep dive to discover the root cause.

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