Blog entries are related to the mainframe operating system z/VSE. Ingolf will share news, hints & tips or any topic. The postings on this site are my own and don't necessarily represent IBM's positions, strategies or opinions.
With this blog I want to provide information about the mainframe operating system z/VSE. That is news, hints & tips, any z/VSE topic you are interested in, where I am knowledgable. I hope you will find this blog valuable.
Let's start with the latest announcement related to z/VSE. Just yesterday we announced the end of service of z/VSE 4.3. It is planned for May 31, 2014. The announcement letter is at http://www-01.ibm.com/common/ssi/cgi-bin/ssialias?infotype=an&subtype=ca&appname=GPA&htmlfid=897/ENUS913-010 If you are on z/VSE 4.3, I recommend to look into our latest supported release - z/VSE 5.1 - and may be start planning for a migration. More information on z/VSE 5.1 is on http://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zvse/