The Veristorm Blog: z/OS

31 Dec, 2015

There's no specific definition of what constitutes a z/OS utility program. The UNIX community considers many standard commands (including compilers, backup programs, filters, and many others) as utilities. To the z/OS community, these are simply...

31 Dec, 2015

As enterprises move many of their applications to the internet, it has become increasingly important to know how to deploy a web application on z/OS, and how to enable z/OS for serving web-based workloads.

Middleware products are used to...

30 Dec, 2015

For enterprise users, mainframes need to interact with human operators and perform general business processing in real time. This involves short and fast units of work, conducted via a usable interface. Add data integrity and atomic transactions...

30 Dec, 2015

Applications that aren't available and performing well are not an asset to an organization. Poorly performing mainframe applications cost significantly more than efficient, properly tuned ones.

The majority of tuning efforts are made at...