Access analytics data in minutes

IBM® Common Data Provider for z Systems® is a collection of software programs that rapidly centralizes IBM z/OS® operational data and feeds it to analytic platforms. It enables you to identify, isolate and resolve problems across your enterprise from a single interface. IBM Common Data Provider for z Systems supports all standard System Management Facility (SMF) records and a broad set of log types. It accesses and distributes data in near real time and batch modes, and lets you define multiple data collection sources and destinations. It is available as a stand-alone offering and as part of IBM Operations Analytics for z Systems.
IBM Common Data Provider for z Systems

Reduce cost and effort

Load SMF data directly into IBM DB2® Analytics Accelerator (IDAA) to reduce CPU processing and storage requirements. Balance CPU usage by using reclaimed space or space from non-production systems.

Gain fast access to insights

Access available near real-time data for an ongoing health check of your enterprise and identify an early warning system with predictive analytics tools.

Improve analytics flexibility

Supply data to IBM analytics solutions or the analytics platform of your choice, including Splunk and ELK.

Expand consumable options

Send data to multiple destinations in different formats for different consumers—or filter to send only the required data to authorized consumers.

IBM Common Data Provider for z Systems features

  • Single collection point
  • Streaming data or batch mode
  • Intuitive web interface
  • Configuration tool