What IMS Performance Solution Pack can do for your business

IBM® IMS® Performance Solution Pack for z/OS® delivers a comprehensive portfolio of IMS performance management tools. The product combines the features and functions of:

  • IMS Connect Extensions for z/OS
  • IMS Performance Analyzer for z/OS
  • IMS Problem Investigator for z/OS

The three products are complementary, making the end-to-end analysis of IMS transactions faster and easier, supporting improved productivity for problem analysts, improved IMS application performance, more efficient IMS resource utilization, and higher system availability.

Operations analytics

Expose near real-time IMS Connect transaction summary data to analytics engines

Utilize IMS logs to pinpoint issues

Automatically select and combine IMS Connect Extensions journals with IMS logs to view only those records from the time of day that a problem occurred.

Analyze transaction performance

Use IMS Problem Investigator to browse sections in the IMS log where poorly performing transactions are found using an accounting index generated by IMS Performance Analyzer.

Enhance IMS performance

Get improved productivity for problem analysts, more efficient IMS application performance, improved IMS resource utilization, and higher system availability.

Meet Service Level Agreements

Avoid missed service level agreements by making sure your IMS systems are always running at peak performance.

Identify performance problems

Quickly identify or eliminate IMS Connect as the source of performance problems and then determine whether the problem is in OTMA, MQ, DB2, shared queues, or other subsystems.

IMS Performance Solution Pack for z/OS features

  • Dynamic TCP/IP management
  • Comprehensive reporting
  • Records and transactions analysis
  • Integrated support for IMS Open Access
  • Forward live feed of IMS Connect events to analytics engines

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