Requirements for zEnterprise Data Compression

zEDC requires the following:
  • z/OS V2R1 (or later) operating system.
  • Start of changeOne of the following:
    • IBM® z15™, or later, with the Integrated Accelerator for zEDC
    • IBM zEnterprise EC12 CPC (with GA2 level microcode) or zBC12 CPC, or later, with the zEDC Express feature.
    End of change
  • zEDC software feature enabled in an IFAPRDxx parmlib member.
  • Adequate 64-bit real storage configured to this z/OS image.