14 May 2019

IBM announced Tailored Fit Pricing with two new solutions, Enterprise Consumption and Enterprise Capacity, which offer alternatives to the rolling four-hour average (R4HA) based pricing model for both new and existing workloads.

2 October 2018

By eliminating the need for capping, even during production peaks, the Application Development and Test Solution delivers a low-cost, high-capacity z/OS® development environment.

2 October 2018

Consumption-based pricing for new z/OS-based applications provides predictability, transparency and a direct connection to business value.


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Reference guide

See the flexibility and value of different software pricing methodologies.

SCRT users guide

See how to use the Sub-Capacity Reporting Tool which supports sub-capacity pricing metrics.

LPARS whitepaper

Learn how to control and understand your logical partitions.

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