Hopefully many of you are familiar with the z/OS Planned Outage Avoidance Redbook that we publised in 2006. The objective of that book was to create a concise source of information about the many enhancements to z/OS that help you avoid planned outages. That book was downloaded thousands of times and received very favorable star ratings.
That book covers the capabilities that were delivered up to and including z/OS 1.7. But our friends in Development have not been resting on their laurels - far from it. So, in... [More]