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MainView Cost Optimization (Version 6.2.00)

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Customer Advisories
Date Tracking Numbers Description Available Formats
Flash
10-Aug-2018 Incorrect capping of an LPAR might occur when a policy or subpolicy utilization (% MSULIMIT) is close to 95% PDF
24-May-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Incorrect MSU distribution might occur when the combined 4HRA of all managed LPARs and groups is approaching the MSU limit PDF
29-Sep-2017 QM002344574 An S0C4 abend might occur in the DBC address space after you apply PTF BQU0425 PDF
Technical Bulletin
26-Oct-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: An October 2018 enhancement for version 3.0.00 is available PDF
21-Jun-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: iCap now allocates extra MSUs to LPARs that have had an IPL PDF
31-May-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: S378 abends and S0C4s might occur if multiple master PASs are running in a CASPlex PDF
18-May-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: iCap views can now display the 4HRA for the container MSUs that an object consumed PDF
29-Mar-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: You can now view the status of the iCap master PAS by issuing the STATUS command PDF
16-Feb-2018 iCap might incorrectly issue message DYCNE010W upon detecting an LPAR in the HMC when no active agent is running on the associated CPC PDF
02-Feb-2018 Customer Support: Changes for sending files to Customer Support through ftp.bmc.com PDF
26-Jan-2018 iCap supports running version 3.0 agents with a 2.0 master PAS PDF
18-Jan-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: iCap might incorrectly calculate workload percentages for LPARs that consume a large amount of MSU PDF
12-Jan-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Incorrect MSU distribution might occur when the combined 4HRA is approaching MSU limit and an LPAR or group reaches MAXDCGCL PDF
03-Jan-2018 Maintenance: RSL1801 and RSL1801C are available PDF
14-Dec-2017 MainView Explorer hangs when MVI host server restarted with SSL=N PDF
14-Dec-2017 MainView Infrastructure December 2017 enhancements for version 6.2 are available PDF
16-Nov-2017 BMC is announcing licensing permission for running BMC products and solutions for IBM z/OS in the IBM zD&T and zPDT environments but will not extend BMC Customer Support services to the virtual environments PDF
05-Oct-2017 QM002280140 MainView Infrastructure now reduces Data Dictionary overhead in metrics-related views PDF
02-Oct-2017 Maintenance: RSL1710 is available PDF
29-Sep-2017 MainView products now support running on Version 2.3 of the IBM z/OS system PDF
28-Sep-2017 MainView Infrastructure: MainView Explorer can now graph to a secondary Y-axis scale and integrate with IBM z/OSMF PDF
06-Jul-2017 Maintenance: RSL1707 and RSL1707C are available PDF
14-Jun-2017 New passwords for the ESD FTP and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 6, 2017 PDF
27-Apr-2017 Quicker and easier access to BMC mainframe product documentation is now available PDF
04-Apr-2017 Maintenance: RSL1704 is available PDF
10-Feb-2017 RTCS: The OSZHTML hypertext document library in the RTCS subsystem start-up procedure is no longer required PDF
01-Feb-2017 MainView Infrastructure: MVALARM 2.1 will be no longer available with MainView Infrastructure 6.2 PDF
04-Jan-2017 Maintenance: RSL1701 and RSL1701C are available PDF
03-Oct-2016 Maintenance: RSL1610 is available PDF
18-Aug-2016 BMC ISR: BMC has scheduled an outage for BMC Internet Service Retrieval (BMC ISR) PDF
06-Jul-2016 Installation System: RSL1607 and RSL1607C are available PDF
16-Jun-2016 Installation System: New passwords for the ESD and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 6, 2016 PDF
02-Jun-2016 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: iCap now supports subpolicies within iCap policies PDF
03-Mar-2016 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: When PTF BQY0921 is applied, iCap displays incorrect entitlement values on the NLPARGRP view PDF
15-Jan-2016 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: If the CAS terminates, the iCap PAS that is connected to the CAS also terminates PDF
11-Dec-2015 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: A new parameter, DIST, lets you control how iCap handles the corresponding MSU entitlements if an LPAR or group in the active policy becomes inactive PDF
11-Dec-2015 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Dynamic entitlement now ensures that all LPARs receive enough MSUs to run high importance workloads PDF
04-Dec-2015 PUT1502B is available PDF
16-Oct-2015 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Inadvertent capping might occur when Manage Cost=YES and the MSU limit is reached PDF
22-Jul-2015 Installation System: $177ACCF job fails PDF
29-Jun-2015 BMC Runtime Component System: An enhancement adds new commands to simplify operational shutdown PDF
01-Jun-2015 Installation System: Enable configuration and running of products from SMP/E target libraries PDF
06-May-2015 PUT1501B is available PDF
05-Apr-2015 Installation System: New passwords for the ESD and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on May 5, 2015 PDF
09-Mar-2015 BMC Documentation Center: The primary Documentation Center is now available without a support login. PDF
09-Jan-2015 Installation System: New requirement for MainView product installation PDF
24-Dec-2014 Installation System: Required maintenance to select and install new MainView solutions PDF
13-Nov-2014 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Announces changes and new features in version 1.1.00 PDF
Release Notes
14-Dec-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.5.00 PDF
14-Dec-2017 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Provides an overview of the product and explains how to use it. PDF
12-Oct-2017 Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Announces changes and new features in version 2.3.00 PDF
22-Jun-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.3.00 PDF
04-Apr-2017 BMC MainView Cost Optimization: Provides an overview of the BMC MainView Cost Optimization solution and describes the key features and installation requirements for version 6.2.00 PDF
23-Mar-2017 MainView Infrastructure: Describes what is new and changed in MainView Infrastructure version 6.2.00 PDF
22-Mar-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.2.00 PDF
16-Mar-2017 Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Announces changes and new features in version 2.2.00 PDF
19-Sep-2016 Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Announces changes and new features in version 2.1.00 PDF
04-Dec-2015 Installation System and RTCS: Announces changes and new features in versions 3.0.00 and 2.1.00, respectively PDF
18-Sep-2015 BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Provides an overview of BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise and describes the key features and installation requirements for version 2.0.00. PDF
06-May-2015 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.10 PDF
12-Feb-2015 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.05 PDF
26-Jan-2015 Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Announces changes and new features in version 1.2.00 PDF
29-Dec-2014 Installation System: Updated - Announces changes and new features in version 2.4.00 PDF
19-Oct-2012 Revised - Describes what is new and changed in MainView Infrastructure version 6.1.00. PDF
Online Technical Documentation
14-Dec-2017 Online documentation for MainView Cost Optimization 6.2.00 and its service packs and patches HTM
12-Oct-2017 Online Documentation for Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise product version 2.3 HTM
 
Product Documents Language :
Title Date Format
BMC Capacity Management Database User Guide 14-May-2012 PDF
BMC Capacity Management for Mainframes Installation Guide 22-Oct-2010 PDF
BMC Infrastructure Components Administration Guide 08-Dec-2016 PDF
BMC Infrastructure Components Administration Guide 01-May-2016 PDF
BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise User Guide 02-Jun-2016 PDF
BMC Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise User Guide 13-Nov-2014 PDF
BMC Runtime Component System Configuration and Administration Guide 14-Sep-2012 PDF
Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise 2.1 User Guide 19-Sep-2016 PDF
Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise User Guide 12-Oct-2017 PDF
Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise User Guide 16-Mar-2017 PDF
Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise 3.0 space (2,498 KB) 14-Dec-2017 PDF
MAINVIEW Best Practices: Event Management 19-May-2008 PDF
MainView Administration Guide 22-Jun-2017 PDF
MainView Alarm Management User Guide 23-Mar-2017 PDF
MainView Alternate Access Implementation and User Guide Version 5.0 15-Dec-2005 PDF
MainView Customization Reference Manual 22-Jun-2017 PDF
MainView Infrastructure 6.2 space (11,745 KB) 16-Sep-2018 PDF
MainView Security Guide 17-Nov-2010 PDF
MainView Security Reference Manual 22-Jun-2017 PDF
MainView Threshold Management Guide 14-Sep-2012 PDF
MainView User Guide 23-Mar-2017 PDF
Universal Information Exchange User Guide 19-Sep-2016 PDF
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