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.
You may decide to upgrade to z/VSE 6.2 via an initial installation or Fast Service Upgrade (FSU), if you want to upgrade from z/VSE 6.1. If you are coming from z/VSE Version 5, you have to do an initial installation, because FSU from z/VSE Version 5 to z/VSE Version 6 is not supported. The z/VSE 6.2 system layout (DOSRES, SYSWK1) changed. Please consider that you need more VSE/VSAM space for the PRD1 and PRD2 libraries: PRD1 about 6000 more library blocks, PRD2 about 1000 more library blocks. Please see the z/VSE 6.2 Planning book... [More]
The 2018 VM Workshop is a conference, that provides 2 and a half day full with sessions covering Linux on IBM Z, z/VM and z/VSE. It is scheduled from June 28 to June 30, 2018 in Greensboro, NC, USA. The Early Bird Special ends on April 30, 2018. More information and the registration page can be found on this link .