Technical methods to solve performance issues

Technical methods to solve performance issues

Based on a case study that involves reporting and automation with zWR and zGuard, this session will explore how to avoid MSU MLC costs overrun and deploy tuning in a mainframe environment.   Speaker Kevin Luey Mainframe Senior Technical Solutions Consultant/Team...
Surfacing Mainframe Hidden Costs and Operational Gaps

Surfacing Mainframe Hidden Costs and Operational Gaps

“Help! My management wants yet another opex report”. With all of the data that’s available in your mainframe environment, it’s challenging to figure out what you should focus on. Being able to rapidly understand what data is most important for your unique mainframe...
Enable Your DevOps Transformation

Enable Your DevOps Transformation

Rapid delivery of core business systems needs to be enterprise-wide, and DevOps is now mainstream, even on the mainframe. Your mainframe DevOps tool chain needs to integrate and communicate all aspects of the delivery lifecycle. Using REST-based APIs, ChangeMan ZMF...
Mainframe Modernization, a trusted comprehensive approach

Mainframe Modernization, a trusted comprehensive approach

The Mainframe applications that are critical to many of the businesses and governmental functions that support everyday lives require significant enhancement to meet the need for flexible and cost effective deployment, on the mainframe, on distributed systems, in the...
Introduction to Precision Time Protocol (PTP) on IBM Z

Introduction to Precision Time Protocol (PTP) on IBM Z

To help IBM Z clients in the financial industry better comply with increasingly stringent time synchronization accuracy regulations, IBM Z introduced support for Precision Time Protocol on the z15 in May 2020. The session will briefly review those regulations, and...
z14 and z15 Pipelines

z14 and z15 Pipelines

The z13 can execute about 12% more [1.695/1.514] Instructions than the zEC12, although its Cycle Time is about 9% higher [5/5,5 GHz], but its Execution Units have almost 2x of Circuits, compared to the zEC12. With almost the same quantity of Circuits than the z14, and...