What can IBM OMEGAMON for CICS on z/OS do for you

IBM® OMEGAMON® for CICS® on z/OS® provides system monitoring and performance management for IBM Z® systems, including IBM zEnterprise®. It centrally monitors and manages IBM CICS transactions and interactions with other applications.

It offers a 3270 user interface (E3270UI) that spans the IBM OMEGAMON family and integrates views of the environment into a single screen.

IBM OMEGAMON for CICS on z/OS can be purchased as part of IBM OMEGAMON for z/OS Management Suite and IBM OMEGAMON Performance Management Suite for z/OS—a single tool set for the management of z/OS environments.


Find problems fast

Take fewer steps to find the cause of a CICS performance problem—and increase availability.

Improve visibility

Group CICS regions into CICSPlex® reporting groups for simplified reporting. Use CICSPlex System Manager (CPSM) definitions or define CICSPlexes with simple rules.

Save time

Use capabilities such as self-describing agents and PARMGEN, a parameter-based installation option. PARMGEN simplifies the installation, configuration and management of the OMEGAMON family.

Conserve MIPS

Execute Service Level Analysis component of OMEGAMON for CICS on z/OS on IBM System z Integrated Information Processor (zIIP) to save mainframe million instructions per second (MIPS).

IBM OMEGAMON for CICS on z/OS features

  • Proactively manage performance & availability CICS TS and TG
  • Understand application and system events
  • Monitor asynchronous transactions
  • Make inflight changes to storage areas
  • Understand VSAM usage statistics
  • Simplified deployment process
  • Key performance indicator alerts
  • Seamless integration as part of OMEGAMON monitoring family