What OMEGAMON for Storage on z/OS can do for your business

IBM® OMEGAMON® for Storage on z/OS® provides storage management and corrective action capability to prevent storage-related outages. Administrators are more efficient with intelligent alerts, targeted reporting and linkages to related tools using common interfaces and processes. OMEGAMON for Storage on z/OS covers key hardware and software subsystems to maintain a healthy, efficient z/OS storage environment. Automated actions based on comprehensive storage monitoring for z/OS I/O subsystem performance, space management and storage availability to help ensure optimal performance.

Manage IBM and non-IBM storage

Manage storage software components like Data Facility Systems Managed Storage hierarchical storage manager, tape management subsystems, and more. View real-time, actionable hardware subsystem status.

Problem-solving workspaces

Use problem-solving workspaces with Dynamic Workspace Links (DWL) to related tools in the Tivoli Enterprise™ Portal (TEP) and Enhanced 3270 UI to help eliminate “war-rooms.”

Extensive view of storage performance

Enable end-to-end z/OS I/O subsystem performance and availability monitoring to provide a complete view of application storage performance.

Define exceptions and responses

Define custom exception situations to target real issues without triggering simple threshold notifications. Set standard or custom situations to respond automatically or to alert an administrator.

Respond with automated commands

Use the storage toolkit to make administrators more efficient with automated commands and scheduled actions to manage the storage environment.

IBM OMEGAMON for Storage on z/OS key features

  • Monitor and manage real-time and historical storage data
  • Integrated problem-solving workspaces
  • Applications view
  • Manage by exception
  • New Realtime Dataset Metrics Viewer
  • Automate problem responses