zIIP support for CA IMS Tools available?

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

Which CA Database for Management Solution for IMS product support zIIP processor? 

Answer:

The following r19 CA Database Management Solutions for IMS for z/OS products currently leverage zIIP features and functionality:

Percentages of zIIP offloading are provided in parentheses with the product information. These percentages are provided "as-is" based on benchmarks ran in our labs and as guidance only. Note that benchmarks can vary depending on the z/OS environment and application workload.

  • CA Database Analyzer™ for IMS for z/OS (up to 99%)
  • CA Database Copier™ for IMS for z/OS (up to 80%)

 

IBM System z Integrated Information Processor (zIIP) support is now provided. zIIP processors can help you expand the use of your mainframe for new workloads while lowering cost of ownership by moving workloads from a general processor to specialty engines like zIIP. CA Technologies provides many solutions that leverage the features and functionality of zIIP processors to help you further reduce costs and optimize your z Systems environment.