Blog entries are related to the mainframe operating system z/VSE. Ingolf will share news, hints & tips or any topic that might be of interest. Please let me know, what you would like to read. You may send feedback to email@example.com
I hope, that I don't have too many service news posts for you. You may be interested in the following VSE/POWER APARs (PTFs) we just released.
I just describe the APAR title. More information is in the APAR description at the given link.
z/VSE 5.1: APAR DY47582 (PTF UD54075), z/VSE 5.2 APAR DY47577 (PTF UD54074): Missing records at end of extent. The APARs are related to FBA / SCSI.
z/VSE Language Environment (LE)
z/VSE 5.1: APAR PI22545 (PTF UI21719): LE/C TIME() function always returns the same time... [More]
The October / November 2014 issue of the Enterprise Tech Journal (ETJ) is available. ETJ articles are targeted to mainframe users and their IT environments. In this issue you can read a z/VSE article. It's title is "Parallel Access Volumes: Tune Your z/VSE I/O Performance".
... and there is also a Linux on System z article: "Linux on System z: Taking off or Stuck at the Airport ?".
The ETJ is here .
The digital edition is here .
I just found out, that there is a Knowledge Center (KC) for Linux on IBM systems. You may find it useful too. The KC also covers Linux on System z with information on distributions, configuration, performance, high availability, security and more. The Knowledge Center is here .
Just a few days ago a new white paper about performance and the z/VM resource manger was added. The white paper in the KC is here .
Have a good weekend.