WHAT IS AGENT TECHNOLOGY and am I using it?
z/OS, CA COMMON SERVICES 14.1
Agent Technology Common Services is delivered as a component/fmid
as part of CA Common Services for z/OS.
Agent Technology - Mainframe Agent Support Facility MFNSM pax file
It runs in conjunction with USS (Unix System Services)...
The manager for AGENT TECHNOLOGY is delivered via CA COMMON SERVICES for Windows or UNIX (known as NSM).
NSM/MGR, must be installed on there is no need/purpose for
mainframe agents... There is no Mainframe Manager.
This is where the information (from the mainframe agent activity/things
they are monitoring) are done.
For system activities of different types, you would need to have licenses
for mainframe agents (CICS, DB2) to name a few.
To see if AGENT TECHNOLOGY is active on the mainframe,
ACCESS OMVS and issue command:
Ps – e
If you do not see
AT is not running.