Included with IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux

IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE on z/VM and Linux

OMEGAMON® XE on z/VM® and Linux provides a wide range of information about the z/VM and Linux on IBM Z operating systems. You can compare Linux operations side by side with detailed performance metrics from other important systems. With Dynamic Workspace Linking, you can easily navigate between Tivoli Enterprise Portal workspaces. High-level views help executives understand how systems performance influences business and the bottom line.

IBM Spectrum Protect Extended Edition

IBM® Spectrum Protect™ Extended Edition includes additional disk and tape systems support and enhanced disaster recovery capabilities. Features include node replication, a disaster recovery manager, large tape library support and NDMP support.

IBM Operations Manager for z/VM

Operations Manager for z/VM allows systems programmers and administrators to automate routine maintenance tasks in response to system alerts. Users are able to more easily debug problems by viewing and interacting with consoles for service machines and Linux guests. Operators have the ability to better interpret messages and determine corrective actions.

IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM

IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM enables you to back up and restore files and data on z/VM systems and images of non-z/VM guest systems, such as Linux. It ensures system and data is available by using simplified facilities for file, minidisks, Shared File System file spaces and full system data backups and restores. It can perform backup and restore functions by optimizing operations for each data type. It also provides a flexible file selection with support for wildcard characters.

IBM Wave for z/VM

IBM Wave for z/VM helps dramatically simplify virtualization management of z/VM and virtual Linux servers on IBM Z systems and IBM LinuxONE™. It integrates seamlessly with z/VM and Linux environments to make VM auditing, storage and reporting processes simple and cost effective.

Technical details

Software requirements

For full functionality, IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux requires:

  • z/VM V5.4 (5741-A05) or later (for IBM Operations Manager for z/VM)
  • Library for REXX on zSeries (5695-014), or Alternate Library for REXX on zSeries (free download)

Hardware requirements

IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux will operate on any hardware that supports the prerequisite software.