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Improve systems management, IT operations, application performance and operational resiliency with AI on the mainframe
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Faced with complex IT environments, companies are looking to simplify IT operations and resolve problems quickly. AIOps can help alleviate this challenge by simplifying your mainframe systems management and operations.

AIOps for IBM Z® uses automation to help detect and analyze events and anomalies to identify potential issues, isolate problems, analyze root causes, and resolve issues faster, so that teams can focus on driving business outcomes.

Detect, Decide, Act

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Monitor hybrid applications and infrastructure proactively.

Speed problem determination

Leverage all data sources to analyze anomalies, isolate problems and identify root causes.

Minimize customer impact

Deploy automation to enhance collaboration for faster incident resolution.


Incident identification solutions

AIOps on IBM Z: Detect - Incident identification

Monitor hybrid infrastructure and applications and detect issues and anomalies.

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Full-stack monitoring

Identify poorly performing tasks quickly for faster resolution with full-stack monitoring for early detection for IBM Z incidents.

IBM Z Monitoring Suite

Hybrid cloud observability

Avoid blind spots in application observability with end-to-end transaction tracing including z/OS resources.

IBM Instana Observability

Anomaly detection

Proactive incident detection with real-time artificial inteligence and machine learning operational anomaly analytics.

IBM Z Anomaly Analytics

Root-cause analysis solutions

AIOps on IBM Z: Decide - Root cause analysis

Analyze issues and anomalies to isolate problems and identify root causes.

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Performance and capacity planning

Reduce the time to access, curate and analyze operational data to make accurate performance and capacity decisions that align with business goals.

IBM Z Performance and Capacity Analytics

Deep-domain metrics and application trace analysis

Diagnose application bottlenecks within code, server resources or external dependencies.

IBM zSystems Integration for Observability

Log analytics

Accelerate hybrid incident identification with real-time operational analytics.

IBM Z Operational Log and Data Analytics

Anomaly correlation

Correlate anomalous activities across z/OS subsystems.

IBM z/OS Workload Interaction Navigator

Automate IT solutions

AIOps on IBM Z: Act - IT automation

Rapidly respond to reduce impact on the clients with improved resiliency.

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Intelligent automation

End-to-end, goal-driven and policy-based system automation for a consistent and reliable automation across the enterprise.

IBM Z Service Automation Suite

Intelligent storage

Machine aided storage resource management and automated storage tasks across the enterprise for improved SLAs.

IBM Advanced Storage Management Suite for z/OS

Predictive workload automation

End-to-end workload automation with embedded predictive scheduling for SLA management cross enterprise.

IBM Z Workload Scheduler

Business resiliency

Improve business resiliency and reduce risk by offering immediate insight into data inter-dependencies and vulnerabilities.

IBM Z Batch Resiliency

Collaborative incident remediation

Incident resolution

Improved collaboration and faster incident resolution through chat-based operations and user-friendly dashboard.

Explore IBM Z Service Management Suite (with SMU and ChatOps)
Resources Journey to AIOps

Use a holistic approach focused on business processes and workflows to successfully adapt to AIOps.

Try IBM Z software

Experience a hands-on trial, available within two hours and accessible for three days including weekends at no charge and with no installation required.

Delivering IBM Z AIOps with higher value and lower cost

Discover how taking advantage of IBM’s cost optimization methods continue to drive down costs on the Z platform.

Incident identification

Discover how to apply incident identification solutions to monitor hybrid infrastructure and applications to detect issues and anomalies.

Root cause analysis

Discover how to apply root cause analysis solutions to analyze issues and anomalies to isolate problems and identify root causes.

IT automation

Discover how the AIOps for IBM Z framework can help you address a wide variety of automation needs and use cases.

Take the next step

Understand how to improve systems management, IT operations, application performance and operational resiliency with artificial intelligence (AI) on the mainframe. Schedule a no-cost 30-minute meeting with an IBM Z and LinuxONE representative.

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