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.
It's just 4 weeks until the USA changes clocks. Daylight Saving Time (DST) starts on March 8, 2015. The clock is turned forward one hour at 2 am. In Germany we change 3 weeks later, on March 29. That is it is time to plan for that change. A year ago I had a blog entry for the time change, that I want to re-post today: With the z/VSE IPL commands SET ZONEDEF and SET ZONEBDY you can switch between standard and daylight local times without changing the IPL startup procedure each time. However, you have to IPL the system in order to switch to... [More]
Today is the 2nd anniversary of my blog. I started February 6, 2013. In between I have 448 blog entries. Most of them are still relevant. If you want to get information about a specific topic, you can use tags (like an index) and search for the topic. Just use "Find a Tag" in the column on your right - or click on the topic on the Tag cloud below (see image). Enjoy your weekend !
My last post about the the "IBM Mainframe Weekly" was already 6 month ago. I think it's time to remind you about that newsletter again. It has links to white papers, social media, articles, videos, and information all around the mainframe. The latest edition just came out. You can find it here .