Learn how capacity planning can benefit your business

IBM® Z® Decision Support for Capacity Planning provides, in addition to the existing functionality of IBM Z Decision Support, the next level of process maturity with capacity planning capabilities. IBM Z Decision Support for Capacity Planning meets the needs of users to perform much-needed capacity planning and modeling functions, ensuring that existing resources are optimized, and that sufficient capacity is in place to run the business and meet expected service levels. This is the next step in the evolution of IBM Z Decision Support to fully utilize the aggregation and curation of resource data to benefit your business.
IBM Z Decision Support for Capacity Planning

Predict future resource needs

Use the built-in forecasting capabilities to predict future resource needs based on current capacity and growth trends.

Simplify capacity planning

Key capacity planning reports provide a simple, out-of-the-box capacity planning solution, negating the need for detailed domain knowledge to ensure system resource availability is maintained.

Choose your platform

Multiple reporting platforms are provided: native green screen, IBM Tivoli® Common Reporting (TCR) and off-platform SPLUNK or Elastic Stack via integration with Common Data Provider for z Systems®.

Key features that support capacity planning

  • Simple out-of-the-box capacity planning solution
  • Key capacity planning metrics and reports
  • Enhanced reporting for your 4HRA
  • Forecasting capabilities to predict future resource needs
  • Multiple reporting platforms

See how it works

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