IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2010 - (Page 54)

Solutions What’s new in the marketplace CA Database Management r12 for DB2 for z/OS CA Inc. he latest version of CA’s mainframe database-management solution helps customers utilize computing capacity more efficiently, solve database-performance problems quickly and derive greater value from DB2* 9 for z/OS*. Additional enhancements help IT organizations: ¤Ã Automate performance monitoring, analysis and exchange of data across databases ¤ÃMore easily assess the impact of SQL statements on subsystem performance ¤Ã Reduce time required for backup processing by lowering the overhead associated with multitasking in copy jobs T ¤Ã Relieve storage constraints by using 64-bit storage for performance-data collection ¤ÃReduce the data-loading failures that can be caused by extent limitations through the use of a sliding-scale sizing algorithm OS SUPPORT: All IBM-supported versions of DB2 for z/OS PRICE: Variable URL: Resources RESOURCE Advanced Software Products Group, Inc. BMC Software, Inc. Advertisers’ Index PAGE 27, 41 RESOURCE Creatively Speaking DTS Software, Inc. IBM IBM Technical Conferences PAGE 45 31 CVR 3 55 RESOURCE OpenTech Systems, Inc. Relational Architects International, Inc. SHARE Software Engineering of America (SEA) Trident Services Trusted Computer Solutions Vanguard Integrity Professionals, Inc. Velocity Software, Inc. PAGE CVR 2 39 53 51 9 11 49 1 5 3 7 Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. Bus-Tech, Inc. CA, Inc. 14, 15 CDB Software, Inc. Centrify Compuware Corp. 25 29 13 INNOVATION Data Processing CVR 1, CVR 4 Jolly Giant Software Inc. Linoma Software Novell, Inc. 41 23 20, 21 MARCH/APRIL 2010

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2010

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2010
Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: More Than a Milestone
Dashboard: A Text Can Save a Life
Data Display: Transistors: Tiny, Mighty Drivers of Innovation
Insider: Three Tips for Optimizing IT Investments
IT Today: IBM Cognos Now! Improves Linux on System z Business Analytics
Focus on Storage: XE for Storage on z/OS Version 4.2 Introduces Enhanced Functionality
Case Study: Implementing an IBM System z10 Enterprise Linux Server Helps EFiS EDI Finance Service AG Save Money and The Environment
Cover Story: After a Decade, Linux on System z Still has Merit
Feature: IBM Encourages Easy ISV Application Porting To Linux on System z
Administrator: DCSS Technology Improves Linux Performance and Upgrade Management
Tips & Technniques: Using System z Can Help Optimize Both Internal and External Communications
Advertisers' Index
Stop Run: IBM's Hursley House Encourages Innovation

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - March/April 2010