Support and Important Information

Click here for a full list with newest APARs for System Automation for z/OS



Click here for a full list of HIPER APARs for System Automation for z/OS





Presentations



-SA z/OS Service News - October 2012

- Important SA z/OS APARs - May 2012

Important SA z/OS APARs - June 2013



 



The development team informs about new enhancements shipped as APARs:

 

  • Enhanced SA z/OS V3.4 policy update through file.

    APAR OA42778 provides the capability to update these Processor policies: DESCRIPTION, PROCESSOR INFO and PSM INFORMATION.

    OA42778 - PROCESSOR INFO Policy Update through File.pdf

     

  • To tolerate the Support Element and Hardware Management Console firmware version 2.12.1 of the new announced IBM zEnterprise BC12 mainframe server (D/T2828) and to support the firmware version 2.12.1 of the IBM zEnterprise EC12 mainframe server (D/T2827), the following APARs/PTFs need to be applied:

    FMID APAR PTF Comment
    HWRE340 OA39856 UA66486 SA z/OS 3.4
    HWRE340 OA42057 UA69102 SA z/OS 3.4
    HWRE330 OA39856 UA66485 SA z/OS 3.3
    HWRE330 OA42057 UA69101 SA z/OS 3.3
  • NEW BEST PRACTICE POLICY *SAPSRV - for all SA z/OS 3.4 customers managing SAP HA scenarios OA40489

  • CICS 5.1 Toleration - for all SA z/OS 3.4 and 3.3 customers using CICS Product Automation exit function with CICS V5 and up OA40918