Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platforms : How to Create Robust Cost-Efficient Multiplatform z Environments
By: Barrett, Kenneth.
Contributor(s): Norris, Stephen.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, 2014Description: 1 online resource (276 p.).ISBN: 9781430264316.Subject(s): Electronic data processing -- Distributed processing | Parallel computers | Virtual computer systemsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Running Mainframe z on Distributed Platforms : How to Create Robust Cost-Efficient Multiplatform z EnvironmentsDDC classification: 005.29384 LOC classification: QA76.58 .B384 2014Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Contents at a Glance; Chapter 1: Understanding the Mainframe Environment, Technologies, and Methodologies; The IBM Mainframe Virtualization Technology; Understanding the zPDT 1090; zPDT Capabilities; Multi-User Capability; Cryptographic Processor; Mainframe Look and Feel; Knowing the Mainframe Platform; Input and Output Definitions; Direct Access Storage Devices; Data Sets; Catalogs; Master Catalog; User Catalog; Shared Master Catalog; Learning How to Share z/OS Parameters and Symbols; Mainframe Practices in a Distributed Environment; Network-Attached Storage for Backups
Remote Network-Attached StorageUsing Network File Systems as Repositories; Recognizing the Potential for Cloud Enablement; Summary; Chapter 2: Creating a Mainframe Virtualized Environment: Requirements and Choices; Use Cases; Hardware Considerations and Options; CPU Requirements; Memory Usage; Hard Drive Space and I/O Requirements; Connectivity; Recovery for System Failures and Outages; Hardware Fault Tolerance; Disaster Recovery; Software Update Requirements; Sharing Data; Failsafe System; Case Studies; Case 1: Single Laptop System for Mainframe Developer
Case 2: Server Class Machine Hosting Multiple Mainframe Systems for Software QA TestingChapter 3: Building the Hypervisor Host; Networking Design Considerations; Remote Access to the Physical Server; Network KVM; RAC; Network Connectivity Planning; Physical Network Connections; IP Configuration; Hard Drive Configuration; RAID Configuration Consideration; Other Storage Technologies; Installing the Linux Operating System; Network Time Protocol Server; File System Creation; Swap File System; Root File System; Virtual System Data; Software Packages; 3270 Application; Graphical FTP utility
Automation/Programming ToolsSoftware Updates; Configuring the Linux Host Network Settings; Case Studies; Case 1: Single Laptop System for a Mainframe Developer; Case 2: Server Class Machine Hosting Multiple Mainframe Systems for Software QA Testing; Chapter 4: Creating a Base Environment; Create a User; Install the z1090 Software (Emulator); Copy the Supplied DASD Files; Create the Device Map; Device Map Location; Stanzas; System Stanza; Adjunct-Processor Stanza; Device Manager Stanza; AWS3274; AWSCKD; AWSOSA; AWSCTC; Start the Base System; Case Studies
Case 1: Single Laptop System for Mainframe DeveloperCase 2: Server Class Machine Hosting Multiple Mainframe Systems for Software QA Testing; Chapter 5: Constructing the z/VM Environment; Installing the Base z/VM System; DASD Files; z/VM Device Map; Verify z/VM System; Optimizing the z/VM Environment; Attaching New Volumes to the z/VM Virtual Machine; Creating the DASD Files for New System Volumes; Adding a Paging Volume; Adding a Spool Volume; Updating the Network for z/VM; Updating the z/VM Network Configuration; Creating a Virtual Switch in z/VM; Defining New Users and Service Machines
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