IMS DB-Programs Report

This report shows for each IMS/DB resource, all the programs that use it, at IMS database segment level.

To generate this report, go to Explore Projects view and select Mainframe Reports list. Select Where Used Reports, then double-click the desired report to display the report wizard.

The Available IMS/DB area displays the IMS databases available for analysis. Use the Name field to filter the contents of the list. Place the cursor over an icon to display a tooltip about the type of resource it displays and click it to display only the selected type of resource. To display the full name of the resource type, click the white arrow button to the left of the dialog window. Select the IMS/DB you want to analyze then click Next. A list of segments identified in the selected IMS database is presented. Select the segment or segments that you want to analyze.

In Report generation options area, the selection indicates that the report appendix is displayed by default. Choose what additional data to include in the appendix: show input details in appendix. If you deselect the option hide detailed images, a chart that shows statement occurrences in programs is displayed for each IMS/DB. Use the arrow buttons to move the resources between the Available and Selected lists then click Finish to generate the report.

The Report summary section presents two charts that show the Access type distribution and the Statement occurrences per IMS/DB.

The Report details section shows for all selected IMS/DB, all the programs that use those databases grouped by the accessed segment, whether directly or indirectly, that is, through the corresponding logical segment.