MainView Cost Optimization (Version 6.3.00)

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Customer Advisories
Date Tracking Numbers Description Available Formats
Flash
14-Sep-2020 (ID 1034) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: MODIFY commands might fail when MAXDCGCL is specified for all managed LPARs PDF
24-Jun-2020 (ID 981) Maintenance: A RECEIVE ORDER job failure connecting to the BMC server occurs PDF
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
05-Mar-2020 (ID 910) Next Generation Logger: Canceling the DBC address space while an NGL client is still running results in a loop 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
18-Apr-2019 UPDATED (ID 661) All products that run in the DBC component: An abend in BBM0ZLCS or OSZXCNSL might cause a storage overlay problem in the private area of the DBC address space PDF
11-Apr-2019 (ID 653) All MainView products: An abend in BBM0ZLCS or OSZXCNSL might cause a storage overlay problem in the private area of the DBC address space PDF
11-Jan-2019 MainView Infrastructure: UPDATED MainView Alternate Access does not operate if IBM PTF UA98016 or UA98017 is applied PDF
20-Dec-2018 MainView Infrastructure: MainView Alternate Access does not operate if IBM PTF UA98016 or UA98017 is applied 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
20-Aug-2020 (ID 1011) Technical bulletin: Submit ideas for enhancements via BMC Communities PDF
20-Aug-2020 (ID 741) Technical bulletin: BMC is announcing an enhancement to how we notify you about notice updates PDF
31-Jul-2020 (ID 1005) Maintenance: An outage is scheduled for RECEIVE ORDER and BMC ISR 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 942) Maintenance: RSL2007 and RSL2007C are available PDF
16-Jul-2020 (ID 986) Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Patch 3 for Cost Analyzer version 3.0.00 is now available PDF
16-Jul-2020 (ID 993) MainView Explorer: Announcing a change to how MainView Explorer is launched PDF
16-Jul-2020 (ID 995) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: An abend might occur when RSL2007 is applied and you activate an iCap policy PDF
11-Jun-2020 (ID 953) Installation and maintenance: New passwords for the ESD FTP and BMC ISR FTP sites take effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on July 16, 2020 PDF
04-Jun-2020 UPDATED (ID 968) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: A PAS loop might occur when PTF BQY2413 is applied, a priority-1 LPAR or group exceeds its MAXDCGCL, and the policy exceeds 95% of the MSU limit PDF
27-May-2020 (ID 952) New EV SSL certificate for filedownload.bmc.com FTPS services takes effect at 00:00 Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) on June 20, 2020 PDF
21-May-2020 (ID 922) Maintenance: Change in the PTF publication process PDF
21-May-2020 (ID 955) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: A PAS loop might occur when PTF BQY2413 is applied, a priority-1 LPAR or group has MAXDCGCL, and the policy exceeds 95% of the MSU limit PDF
16-Apr-2020 (ID 930) Maintenance: Change in GA dates for quarterly RSLs PDF
02-Apr-2020 (ID 879) Maintenance: RSL2004 is available PDF
02-Apr-2020 (ID 913) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: The table data map is now available PDF
26-Mar-2020 (ID 915) Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Patch 2 for Cost Analyzer version 3.0.00 is now available PDF
19-Mar-2020 (ID 895) Technical bulletin: iCap reduces the likelihood of capping on priority-1 LPARs 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
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
14-Nov-2019 (ID 794) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: A discrepancy might occur when iCap calculates discount MSUs for capped LPARs that are running container and mobile workloads PDF
24-Oct-2019 (ID 785) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: When iCap approaches the MSU limit, LPARs might be capped and lose their mobile or container discount PDF
03-Oct-2019 (ID 771) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: The MSULIMIT value is not correctly calculated and causes the cost benefit of mobile and container workloads to be reduced PDF
01-Aug-2019 (ID 727) Technical bulletin: iCap might restore DCs and GCLs incorrectly PDF
25-Jul-2019 (ID 722) Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: iCap might set low defined capacities for LPARs on a CPC PDF
27-Jun-2019 (ID 700) Capacity Management for Mainframes and Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise have a compatibility issue with IBM z/OS version 2.3 PDF
15-Apr-2019 (ID 590) MainView Infrastructure: Issuing IBM MVS MODIFY commands to obtain version information might cause a security issue PDF
14-Feb-2019 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: Policy MSU limits might be exceeded when an unknown 4HRA triggers a switch of the master PAS to observe mode PDF
29-Jan-2019 Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise: Patch 1 for Cost Analyzer version 3.0.00 is now available PDF
17-Jan-2019 MainView Infrastructure now supports TCP/IP encryption PDF
26-Oct-2018 Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise: An October 2018 enhancement for version 3.0.00 is available PDF
13-Sep-2018 MainView Infrastructure: MainView Explorer can now be launched from a stand-alone package PDF
Release Notes
16-Jul-2020 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.13.00 PDF
30-Apr-2020 Installation System: Announces changes and new features in version 3.12.00 PDF
19-Dec-2018 Describes the MainView Cost Optimization solution PDF
21-Jun-2018 MainView Cost Optimization: Provides an overview of the MainView Cost Optimization solution and describes the key features and installation requirements for version 6.3.00 PDF
21-Jun-2018 MainView Infrastructure: Describes what is new and changed in MainView Infrastructure version 6.3.00 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
Online Technical Documentation
21-Jun-2018 Online documentation for version 6.3 of the MainView Cost Optimization solution HTM
 
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