IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE on z/OS V5.3 provides for the SMEs, such as system programmers, the capability to manage z/OS operating system resources and workloads. It provides the ability to combine information from z/OS and multiple z/OS subsystems, including middleware, into a single screen for greater integrated problem determination capabilities. Planned availability date is September 5, 2014.
http://tinyurl.com/nzwfpwp -url for full announcement of OMEGAMON 5.3.0's
New features include:
Delivers Enhanced 3270UI near-term history function for better problem analysis when utilizing the new interface. Built on using RMF Monitor III as the collector.
Provides Enhanced 3270UI panels to enable SMEs to navigate through the data across products, for example, render z/OS and CICS information on the same workspace, to identify the source of a problem, and resolve the problem through take action commands.
Has additional workspaces in the Enhanced 3270UI interface.
Provides a view of IBM System z® Advanced Worklload Analysis Reporter (zAware) analytics using Tivoli OMEGAMON XE on z/OS, which helps facilitate resolving problems and taking actions against those resources being detected on an IBM System z.
Has new zAware information workplace and alerts through Enhanced 3270UI and IBM Tivoli Enterprise Portal (TEP).
Contains Enhanced 3270UI support of Self Describing Agent, which can help with easier install, configuration, and maintenance.
Utilizes IPv6 for increased self-managing capabilities and expanded technology adoption.
Supports new z/OS operating system and mainframe hardware.
Example of OMEGAMON XE on zOS Enhanced 3270 UI Near Term History looking back at 8:55AM for our sysplex ZPETPLX2 to see CPU delays address spaces across our LPARs with the largest percent delayed at the top and using the RMF Monitor III DDS data: Notice the buttons on the bottom that allow you to scroll across time frames with the same view.