IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - May/June 2013 - (Page 46)

Solutions What’s new in the marketplace CICS JS/Server Matter of Fact Software CA Mainframe Application Tuner CA Technologies T he new Eclipse-based graphical interface provided by CA Mainframe Application Tuner V9.0 is designed to help resolve performance inefficiencies in z/OS* systems by displaying performance data from multiple sources in a single view. It supports IBM Rational* Developer for System z*, as well as applications that use DB2* Ivory Hub GT Software T his new product suite is designed to enable rapid application delivery, allowing organizations to modernize their mainframe investment. It also provides SQL access to distributed data and allows users to deploy access through a gateway or directly. The suite features: → The Ivory Hub z/Server, which enables SQL access via ODBC/JDBC to Genius Project enius Project V7.0 combines social collaboration with portfolio and project management capabilities, and is offered in both software as a service and on-premise deployment options built on IBM middleware. It’s designed to extend IBM Lotus* Notes* and Domino* 46 MAY/JUNE 2 013 pg 46-47.indd 2 → Discover tuning opportunities → Simplify root-cause analysis → Speed resolution of application performance problems OS SUPPORT: All versions of z/OS C ICS JS/Server V2 serves several popular open source Javascript* libraries from CICS* on z/OS*. Supported resources include Dojo Toolkit, JQuery, JQuery UI, Prototype, YUILibrary, MooTools, Scriptaculous, Rickshaw and D3JS. The product also: → Supports the definition and PRICE: Variable serving of bespoke content URL: → Features a mechanism to allow for mainframe data and apps on the Ivory Hub z/Server or VSE platform → Ivory Hub Enterprise Access, which enables SQL access to distributed data on mainframe and LAN-based platforms from individual SQL queries → Support for many access environments, including IMS*, DL/1, CICS*, DB2* and VSAM* OS SUPPORT: z/OS* V1.9 and above; VSE V3.1 and above PRICE: Variable URL: platforms to anyone with a Web browser. Upgrades include: Genius Inside G and IMS* for z/OS databases. It’s also designed to: → Configurable views enabling users to rearrange, view and save data to be displayed the way they wish → Soft booking functionality allowing organizations to pre-book resources prior to project execution → Agile Scrum functionality novel CICS Web applications to be defined, managed and operated → Serves open-source resources directly from mainframe partitioned data sets via CICS → Scales to meet the needs of highperformance systems Trial software can be downloaded at no cost by visiting the company’s website. OS SUPPORT: z/OS 1.10 and above; CICS TS versions 3.1 and above PRICE: Variable URL: → Rates management capabilities for service organizations → Unlimited portfolio-level hierarchy capabilities OS SUPPORT: All OSs supported by IBM Lotus Domino V7, 8 and 8.5 PRICE: Licenses range from $125 to $1,495. URL: URL: 4/15/13 4:06 PM

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - May/June 2013

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - May/June 2013
Table of Contents
Editor's Desk: See Beyond the Silos
IBM Perspective: Keys to Successful Software Development
Dashboard: It's a Smarter World After All; Encouraging Exercise; Facebook Fatigue?
Insider: Reimagining Data Protection Requires Due Diligence and Defense in Depth
Case Study: Financing the Future: BNY Mellon increases workload and cuts costs by investing in a standardized mainframe environment
Feature: Making DevOps Real for System z: Linking development and operations for the continuous delivery of software innovation
Feature: Building a DevOps Pipeline: Automated testing to support application development reaps many rewards
Tech Corner: Software-Defined IT Infrastructure: The Next Chapter in Virtualization Benefits
Administrator: Single System Image Feature Delivers Greater Flexibility and Resilience
Solutions: CA Mainframe Application Tuner; Ivory Hub; Genius Project; CICS JS/Server; CA Workload Automation; QWS3270 Tablet
Advertisers Index
Stop Run: Un-Comfort Zone
Reference Point - Global Events, Education, Resources for Mainframe
Services Blueprint Issue 1 2013
2013 Mainframe Buyer's Guide Index

IBM Systems Magazine, Mainframe Edition - May/June 2013