Key features of IBM Z Service Automation Suite

Management dashboards

Visit IBM Service Management Unite

IBM Service Management Unite is a web-based and highly customizable dashboard user interface that brings mainframe management information and tasks from disparate sources into a single environment. It visualizes and consolidates information from your automation, monitoring, network management, and scheduling environment, in a single interface enabling next-gen IBM Z operators to quickly identify, isolate and resolve problems. You can also interact directly with the systems, issuing commands and viewing results without going to a different console.

Network and systems management

Visit IBM Z NetView

IBM Z NetView® provides automation and network and systems management to address your requirements for business agility on IBM Z. Key capabilities and advanced functions include networking and automation, enhanced enterprise integration, customer time-to-value, and ease of use.

Integrates with Z ChatOps

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ChatOps is a model that integrates people, tools and processes into a collaboration platform so that teams can efficiently communicate and easily manage the flow of their work. IBM Z ChatOps provides support for Z environments by including a chatbot that gives users access to information from Z systems management tools directly into Slack®, Microsoft® Teams™, or Mattermost®. Easily notify the IT operations team about alerts from IBM Z applications. ChatOps also integrates with IBM Service Management Unite for broad access to IBM Z data to enable chat users to drill-down into web-based dashboards with additional information. With Z ChatOps, accelerate incident resolution and enable faster onboarding of next-gen IBM Z operators.

Workload scheduling

Visit IBM Z Workload Scheduler

IBM Z Workload Scheduler provides the infrastructure to help automate the execution of batch and near real-time workloads and activities that are running in support of business services.

System automation

Visit IBM Z System Automation

IBM Z System Automation provides a policy-based, self-healing, high-availability solution to optimize efficiency and availability of critical systems and applications. It is designed to reduce administrative and operational tasks, customization and programming effort, and automation implementation time and costs associated with Parallel Sysplex® automation and policy-based automation.

Increased efficiency

The suite will enable you to improve resource utilization and personnel interaction for better synergy and efficiency. You will also be able to reduce outages, delays and the meantime to the correction of complex problems.

Gain agility and flexibility

IBM flexible payment solutions help you align your infrastructure investments with workload needs.