Support and Important Information

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The development team informs about new enhancements shipped as APARs:

  • APAR OA48922 has solved some RFEs like support for E/AS confirmed message adapter

For more information see Small Enhancement APAR OA48922

  • IBM z13 GA2 Toleration APAR OA49609

  • APAR OA49300 delivered a new SA z/OS 3.5 sample policy to allow automated operations and restart of z/OS Connect.

  • APAR OA48147 has several new useful functions

    • TMR enhancements

    • SRCHFOR line command for APL, TMR, UET

    • monitor routine for DB2

    • INGVOTE filtering

                       For more information see Small Enhancement APAR OA48147

  • 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 2.13.0 of the new IBM z13 mainframe server (D/T2964), the following APARs/PTFs need to be applied:
    FMID APAR PTF Comment
    HWRE350 OA46560 UA75887 SA z/OS 3.5
    HWRE340 OA45346 UA75592

    SA z/OS 3.4

  • To exploit the Support Element and Hardware Management Console firmware version 2.13.0 of the new IBM z13 mainframe server (D/T2964), the following APARs/PTFs need to be applied: 
    FMID APAR PTF Comment
    HWRE350 OA47967 UA79384 SA z/OS 3.5
    HWRE340 OA47967 UA79383

    SA z/OS 3.4

    (Serviceability changes only)

  • 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

 

Presentations



- SA z/OS News and Service - October 2015

 

Important Information

SA zOS V3.5 - Security Concept