QMF is designed to be an easy-to-use, secure business analytics and visualization solution that is optimized for IBM Z® data.
Delivers self-service business intelligence with interactive dashboards and intuitive visualizations
Supports disparate data sources such as relational, non-relational, flat files and web services data
Optimized for IBM Z sources such as Information Management Systems (IMS), Adaptable Database System (ADABAS), IBM Db2® for z/OS®, Virtual Storage Access Method (VSAM), Integrated Database Management Systems (IDMS) and System Management Facilities (SMF)
Includes data virtualization technology that allows real-time, in-place access to IBM Z data
Helps ensure secure, role-based access to various resources using IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF®) as the foundation
Allows enterprise-wide use through web, workstation and interactive system productivity facility (ISPF) interfaces
Surfaces actionable business insight
Creates holistic, enterprise-wide views by conflating multiple IBM Z data sources with other structured and non-structured data sources.
Expands analytics to everyone
Provides an intuitive user interface enabling your business users to automatically create visualizations across data sources and instantly share those insights with their peers.
Consolidates and reduces costs
Eliminates the need for multiple BI tools for different data sources and per user/source costs. Creates fast, in-place analytics for multiple users and data sources.