What can IBM OMEGAMON for Networks on z/OS do for a business

IBM® OMEGAMON® for Networks on z/OS® collects network performance management data across IBM Z® systems. It can proactively monitor and manage network performance of IBM Z systems resources and mission-critical applications. OMEGAMON for Networks on z/OS senses poor or unstable network connections that hamper application performance and helps you to quickly pinpoint root causes to ensure high availability of services and improve user productivity. It enables the management of multiple IBM Z systems and network stacks from a single interface to improve user productivity and operational scalability.


Advanced standardization

Standardized event, incident, problem and availability management across domains and platforms.

Powerful integration

Extensive integration with NetView® for z/OS, Tivoli Enterprise Portal and the OMEGAMON suites, Netcool Operations Insight and System Automation for z/OS to achieve operational excellence.

Near real-time reporting and monitoring

Exploit added monitoring support for Enterprise Extender (EE) and High Performance Router (HPR) connections, Shared Memory Communications, 10GbE RoCE Express and Internal Shared Memory.

Detect intrusions

IP Security (IPsec) monitoring that detects intrusions and identifies the culprit. You can also monitor OSA adapter performance and detect IP congestion.

Alert notification and autocorrect

FTP job status and performance throughput monitoring with alert notifications and automated actions to correct problems.

Extend your reach

Available as part of Service Management Suite for z/OS, which includes a management dashboard that brings mainframe management data and tasks from disparate sources to a single interface.

IBM OMEGAMON for Networks on z/OS features

  • Easier problem resolution
  • Improved network functionality
  • Debug network problems faster
  • Identify issues with OSA adaptors
  • Enhanced 3270 UI workspaces