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Shopz is setup for z/VSE 6.2. That is you can order z/VSE 6.2 now, which includes all z/VSE 6.2 related products and optional products. It will GA end of this week - December 1, 2017. z/VSE 6.2 will be delivered on DVD or electronically (not on tape). Please see the z/VSE 6.2 Program Directory and Release Guide for more information. Both books can be downloaded from the z/VSE documentation page - here .
z/VSE 6.2 includes a new CICS TS release - CICS TS for z/VSE 2.2. It replaces CICS TS fo z/VSE 2.1 on z/VSE 6.2 and is not supported on z/VSE 6.1. CICS TS for z/VSE 2.1 is still supported on z/VSE 6.1. Below you will find a summary of the CICS TS for z/VSE 2.2 enhancements: Enhancements to the CICS Explorer to more easily manage CICS resources:
Define new CICS resources and modify or delete existing resources. Monitor, control, and update dynamic storage areas and global temporary storage queue statistics. Support... [More]