2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE8

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2018 MAINFRAME
SOLUTIONS EDITION
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BM Systems Magazine is proud to present the 2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition, where
we are dedicated to providing a comprehensive, informative and valuable guide to
mainframe products and services. Inside, you'll find the latest offerings for hardware,
software and other tools and services to help provide a secure, modern and efficient
experience with the mainframe and all of its applications.
We introduced new design changes in last year's
guide, with the aim to make it more useful. We're
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continuing those efforts this year. We hope this
product-focused, catalog-like presentation with
Rocket Mainstar MXI
color-coded categories helps you find what you need
Pivotor* for z/OS*
for z/OS*
to make the most of your mainframe technology
investment.
You will find useful, supportive content in the
beginning of product categories
including Application Development,
High Availability and Disaster Recovery,
Performance, Security and Systems
Management.
As you search for specific products,
every listing description includes an
introduction to the mainframe product,
ussACTION*
Universal Data Manager
(UDM)
company contact information and details
Pivotor* for z/OS*
on how to learn more. Learning more
Pivotor is a one-of-a-kind, powerful,
is made easy in the 2018 Mainframe
modern z/OS SMF data mining
Solutions Edition. You can search for
and reporting product and
product or company information in the
service designed by Peter Enrico
and Scott Chapman. Pivotor is a
print, digital and tablet versions, or online
non-SAS-based SMF data reporting
at ibmsystemsmag.com/buyersguide. Use
solution that provides daily/weekly/
this URL to access the online Solutions
monthly/long-term-trend z/OS
performance reports at a fraction of
Edition homepage, where you can search
the cost of its leading competitors.
for even more products or by company
information, as well as direct links to
Enterprise Performance
additional resources such as social media
Strategies Inc.
Peter Enrico
accounts and videos.
peter.enrico@epstrategies.com
Whether you're using the print, online,
(813) 435-2297
digital or tablet version, we want to make
epstrategies.com
finding the mainframe solutions you need
as easy as possible in 2018.
Pivotor is a one-of-a-kind, powerful,
modern z/OS SMF data mining
and reporting product and
service designed by Peter Enrico
and Scott Chapman. Pivotor is a
non-SAS-based SMF data reporting
ly/
solution that provides daily/week
monthly/long-term-trend z/OS
of
performance reports at a fraction
the cost of its leading competitors.
Enterprise Performance
Strategies Inc.
Peter Enrico
peter.enrico@epstrategies.com
(813) 435-2297
epstrategies.com

Universal Data Manager (UDM)
is a z/OS* technology-based
solution with a GUI for managing
an organization's z/OS storage
at an enterprise level, including
tape robots and tape catalogs,
DFSMShsm, CA-Disk, Integrated
Catalog Facility catalogs, DASD
volumes, DFSMS objects, spool
data and related objects. Policybased automation and alerts. No
distributed servers required.

Rocket Mainstar MXI software for
IBM Z* is a low-cost, small-footprint
monitor that gives systems
programmers easy access to critical
information about their z/OS
environment. Get instant access
to a rich set of analytical tools for
performing problem determination,
including historical trend charts,
distribution analysis and problem
analysis tables.

Space Recovery System (SRS)
dynamically eliminates spacerelated abends-B37, D37, E37,
VSAM, 837 Tape, NOTCAT2,
duplicate data set JCL errors and
more.
DTS Software Inc.
info@dtssoftware.com
support@dtssoftware.com
(919) 833-8426

Rocket Software
rocketsoftware.com/contact
(855) 577-4323
rocketsoftware.com

ussACTION adds Action Software
International's unique and powerful
s to
systems management capabilitie
nt.
the z/OS* UNIX* (USS) environme
ussACTION detects and manages
of
nt
independe
time,
real
in
events
the programs or products employed
by users, who can continue to use
whatever tools they currently use.
Mazda Computer Corp.
Peter Sharma
sales@actionsoftware.com
(905) 470-7113
actionsoftware.com

Dino-Software Corp.
Rosalie Buck
sales@dino-software.com
(703) 768-2610
dino-software.com

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of 2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition

Editor's Letter
Application Development
Business Intelligence/Analytics
Communications and Connectivity
Database
Education
HA/DR Backup
Linux on z Systems
Performance
Security
Services/Consulting
Software Vertical Markets
Systems Management
Tools and Utilities
Web Development
Market Changes Increase Demand for Nimble Developers
Business Continuity Depends on Backup and Recovery Plans
IBM z14 Features Accelerate Performance
Pervasive Encryption Keeps all Data Secure
z/OS Tools Spot Systems Management Issues
CM First Group: Application Development
Compuware Corporation: Application Development
21st Century Software: HA/DR Backup
Key Resources Inc.: Security
Product Index
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SECover1
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SECover2
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE3
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE4
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Editor's Letter
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE6
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE7
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE8
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - CT1
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - CT2
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE9
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Market Changes Increase Demand for Nimble Developers
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - CM First Group: Application Development
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Application Development
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Compuware Corporation: Application Development
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE14
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE15
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Communications and Connectivity
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Database
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Education
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Business Continuity Depends on Backup and Recovery Plans
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - 21st Century Software: HA/DR Backup
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - HA/DR Backup
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE22
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Performance
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - IBM z14 Features Accelerate Performance
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE25
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE26
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Pervasive Encryption Keeps all Data Secure
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Key Resources Inc.: Security
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Security
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE30
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE31
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE32
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE33
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE34
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE35
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Software Vertical Markets
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - z/OS Tools Spot Systems Management Issues
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Systems Management
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE39
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE40
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE41
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Tools and Utilities
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Web Development
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - Product Index
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE45
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SE46
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SECover3
2018 Mainframe Solutions Edition - SECover4
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