MainView Monitoring (Version 6.2.01)

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Customer Advisories
Date Tracking Numbers Description Available Formats
Flash
21-May-2020 UPDATED (ID 958) MainView Infrastructure: Applying PTF BQY2394 or BQY2393 to MainView Infrastructure might cause a false alarm message with an incorrect severity level PDF
14-May-2020 (ID 949) MainView Infrastructure: Applying PTF BQY2394 or BQY2393 to MainView Infrastructure might cause a false alarm message with an incorrect severity level PDF
17-Apr-2020 (ID 939) MainView Explorer: Applying BQY2284 for the MainView Explorer host server might create a severe error PDF
07-Oct-2019 UPDATED (ID 761) MainView Logger: NGL might cause serious problems in the DBC address space, including loops and abends PDF
11-Jul-2019 (ID 718) MainView Logger: NGL might cause serious problems in the DBC address space, including loops and abends PDF
07-Dec-2018 MainView for z/OS, CMF MONITOR, MainView SYSPROG Services, MainView for UNIX System Services, and MainView AutoOPERATOR: A CSA overlay might occur if you reinitialize the BBX subsystem by using the BBXSINIT program instead of an IPL PDF
21-Jun-2018 MainView for z/OS, CMF MONITOR, and MainView SYSPROG Services: S0C4 abends might occur when PTF BPB1517 is applied and you are performing a DDR swap, HyperSwap, or DASD migration PDF
29-Mar-2018 MainView for z/OS, CMF MONITOR, and MainView Infrastructure: Out-of-storage abends or address space failures might occur when you use the MainView Logger with MainView for z/OS or CMF MONITOR Online address spaces PDF
29-Sep-2017 QM002344574 An S0C4 abend might occur in the DBC address space after you apply PTF BQU0425 PDF
Technical Bulletin
15-Sep-2020 (ID 741) All BMC mainframe products and solutions: BMC is announcing an enhancement to how we notify you about notice updates PDF
31-Aug-2020 (ID 1011) All BMC mainframe products and solutions: Submit ideas for enhancements via BMC Communities PDF
31-Aug-2020 (ID 741) All BMC mainframe products and solutions: BMC is announcing an enhancement to how we notify you about notice updates PDF
16-Jul-2020 (ID 925) MainView Infrastructure: You can now use the SETPORT view to manage TCP/IP static port definitions PDF
16-Jul-2020 (ID 993) MainView Explorer: Announcing a change to how MainView Explorer is launched PDF
17-Jun-2020 (ID 976) MainView Explorer might be blocked by Java security PDF
09-Jan-2020 (ID 818) MainView for z/OS: Loop Check solution provides new filtering criteria in profile definitions and Loop Check related views PDF
08-Jan-2020 UPDATED (ID 862) Customer Support: BMC is announcing a new method for sending files to Customer Support PDF
03-Jan-2020 (ID 834) Maintenance: RSL2001 and RSL2001C are available PDF
19-Dec-2019 (ID 815) CMF MONITOR and MainView for z/OS now report on the RUCSA and the Extended RUCSA PDF
18-Dec-2019 (ID 856) Installation: Failure to apply the November update for the Installation System results in incorrect installation jobs PDF
17-Dec-2019 (ID 786) Maintenance: BMC now supports IBM SMP/E RECEIVE ORDER for BMC mainframe products PDF
12-Dec-2019 (ID 849) CMF MONITOR now supports System Recovery Boost in SMF 7x record types PDF
21-Nov-2019 (ID 793) CMF MONITOR now gathers and records IBM z/OS V2.4 data PDF
07-Nov-2019 (ID 770) CMF MONITOR and MainView for z/OS: Views and reports now display memory consumption data for tenant resource groups, LPAR-level cryptographic performance statistics, and synchronous I/O data PDF
03-Oct-2019 (ID 728) CMF MONITOR now records cryptographic performance statistics at the LPAR level PDF
05-Sep-2019 (ID 708) CMF MONITOR now collects synchronous I/O data in SMF 7x records PDF
05-Sep-2019 (ID 715) MainView SYSPROG Services now reports on the RUCSA and Extended RUCSA, and supports IBM z/OS Version 2.4 PDF
25-Jul-2019 (ID 682) MainView for UNIX System Services: When a user ID invokes the SUPUSER view, RACF ICH408I messages appear in the system log for revoked user IDs PDF
25-Jul-2019 (ID 709) CMF MONITOR: The product now records memory metering data for tenant resource groups PDF
15-Apr-2019 (ID 590) MainView Infrastructure: Issuing IBM MVS MODIFY commands to obtain version information might cause a security issue PDF
17-Jan-2019 MainView Infrastructure now supports TCP/IP encryption PDF
28-Sep-2018 MainView SYSPROG Services: Support for five-digit device numbers PDF
06-Sep-2018 CMF MONITOR: CMF MONITOR Extractor now updates SMF records to add the 4-hour rolling average by DFSMS data set encryption and information for the IBM z14 ZR1 and similar CPU model PDF
16-Aug-2018 MainView for z/OS and CMF MONITOR: Support of Real Storage Manager (RSM) changes when running on IBM z/OS 2.3 PDF
09-Aug-2018 MainView for z/OS and CMF MONITOR: Support for Container Pricing for IBM Z PDF
08-May-2018 MainView for z/OS and CMF MONITOR: You can now view the status of data collectors in SSI mode on the DCSTAT view PDF
26-Apr-2018 CMF MONITOR: SMF records now support Container Pricing for IBM z servers, and the Tabular Report supports CSV output files and new CMF measures PDF
25-Jan-2018 CMF MONITOR now supports IBM z14 enhancements to SMF records PDF
02-Nov-2017 MainView for z/OS and CMF MONITOR: An enhancement enables recording and reporting of the encryption status for CF structures PDF
19-Oct-2017 MainView for z/OS and CMF MONITOR: The products can now report resource-group memory limits and indicate Honor Priority for service classes PDF
29-Sep-2017 MainView products now support running on Version 2.3 of the IBM z/OS system PDF
21-Sep-2017 Technical bulletin — CMF MONITOR and MainView for z/OS now support asynchronous system-managed duplexing of CF lock structures PDF
10-Aug-2017 Technical Bulletin — CMF MONITOR and MainView for z/OS now support 2-GB memory frames 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
Release Notes
22-Jun-2017 CMF MONITOR: Provides information about the enhancements in version 6.1.00 of CMF MONITOR PDF
22-Jun-2017 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.3.00 PDF
22-Jun-2017 MainView SYSPROG Services: Provides information about the enhancements in version 6.1.00 of MainView SYSPROG Services PDF
22-Jun-2017 MainView for UNIX System Services: Provides information about the enhancements in version 6.1.00 of MainView for UNIX System Services PDF
22-Jun-2017 MainView for z/OS: Provides information about the enhancements in version 6.1.00 of MainView for z/OS PDF
Online Technical Documentation
22-Jun-2017 Online documentation for MainView Monitoring version 6.2 HTM
21-Jun-2017 Online documentation for Installation System, version 3.3.00 HTM
 
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