Included with IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux

IBM Tivoli OMEGAMON XE on z/VM and Linux

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OMEGAMON® XE on z/VM® and Linux provides a wide range of information about the z/VM and Linux on IBM Z operating systems. You can compare Linux operations side by side with detailed performance metrics from other important systems. With Dynamic Workspace Linking, you can easily navigate between Tivoli Enterprise Portal workspaces. High-level views help executives understand how systems performance influences business and the bottom line.

IBM Spectrum Protect Extended Edition

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IBM® Spectrum Protect™ Extended Edition includes additional disk and tape systems support and enhanced disaster recovery capabilities. Features include node replication, a disaster recovery manager, large tape library support and NDMP support.

IBM Operations Manager for z/VM

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Operations Manager for z/VM allows systems programmers and administrators to automate routine maintenance tasks in response to system alerts. Users are able to more easily debug problems by viewing and interacting with consoles for service machines and Linux guests. Operators have the ability to better interpret messages and determine corrective actions.

IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM

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IBM Backup and Restore Manager for z/VM enables you to back up and restore files and data on z/VM systems and images of non-z/VM guest systems, such as Linux. It ensures system and data is available by using simplified facilities for file, minidisks, Shared File System file spaces and full system data backups and restores. It can perform backup and restore functions by optimizing operations for each data type. It also provides a flexible file selection with support for wildcard characters.

Technical details

Software requirements

For full functionality, IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux requires:

  • z/VM V6.4 (5741-A07) or z/VM V7.1 (5741-A09) or later
  • Library for REXX on zSeries (5695-014), or Alternate Library for REXX on zSeries (free download)

Hardware requirements

IBM Infrastructure Suite for z/VM and Linux will operate on any hardware that supports the prerequisite software.

Gain agility and flexibility

IBM flexible payment plans help align infrastructure investments with workload needs.