CICS APAR PI72104 is now available and extends support for the DFHDPLOY utility to support PERFORM PIPELINE SCAN, SET PROGRAM PHASEIN and SET PROGRAM NEWCOPY operations against CICS regions in a CICSplex Continue reading DFHDPLOY support for PROGRAM and PIPELINE
DFHDPLOY introduced with CICS TS V5.3 allows simple scripts to be written that deploy, re-deploy, or un-deploy CICS bundles and CICS applications. APAR PI56706 “DFHDPLOY NOT AVAILABLE IN CICS V5.1 AND V5.2”, available now, provides this new capability and recent serviceability enhancements to CICS TS V5.1 and V5.2. Continue reading DFHDPLOY now available for CICS TS V5.1 and V5.2
Anna Bridgen explores how CICS OI with cloud can bring you the best experience when handling your mainframe... Continue reading Cloudy with a chance of z Tools: tuning mainframe performance in the cloud
This post from Prad Gohil is a counterpart for the examples included as part of the IBM Redbook 'Cloud Enabling CICS' Continue reading Quick start CICS Explorer projects for “Cloud Enabling CICS”
3 questions from the SHARE 2014 session on “Managing Multi-version Applications in CICS” Continue reading Q&A from “Managing Multi-version Applications in CICS” | SHARE 2014
Learn how to programmatically make a set of applications available and open for business. Continue reading Making Applications AVAILABLE in CICS Automatically
This post details how use to the multi-versioning capability to increase service agility. Continue reading How can I phase in the new version of a CICS Application?
What is this capability, how does it work, and why should you be interested? Continue reading What is CICS Application Multi-versioning?
Want to understand the cloud technologies introduced in CICS V5? This post gives a quick introduction to the technologies and actors at play. Continue reading An introduction into Applications and Platforms – Meet Abigail and Simon