WHAT is CA COMMON SERVICES EVENT MANAGEMENT and am I using it?
z/OS, CA COMMON SERVICES 14.1
Event Management is used in conjunction with OPSMVS.
The CA/OPS MVS facility to access Unix System
Services with it's ADDRESS USS "USSCMD COMMAND(xx)" facility,
OPS/MVS captures console messages (send through EM
on MAINFRAME out to EVENT MGMT on Windows/UNIX. They are then forwarded
to a Service Desk product, to open a trouble ticket.
Clients who do not do/have all of the above have no need for EVENT MGMT.
Event Management - Event Management Facilities MFNSM pax file
CCS - MFNSM - ESD ONLY
To see if EVENT MANAGEMENT is active on the mainframe:
ACCESS OMVS and issue command:
Ps – e
If you do not see several instances of
CAIOPR, and STARADMIN
EVENT MANAGEMENT is not running.