- System State Manager (SSM) and the RDF, EPI, POI REXX functions and commands
- Global variables
- Archive capabilities
After implementing SSM, we dropped our IPL time from 40 minutes via manual commands to eight minutes via SSM.
Use something other than CCI for external communications.
I have been using it 20+ years.
I have not encountered any stability issues; very stable product.
I have not encountered any scalability issues; very scalable.
Technical support gets the highest rating; always knowledgeable and good response time.
I did not previously use a different solution.
Initial setup was very straightforward.
Before choosing this product, I evaluated BMC Control products, IBM.
Make sure to allocate enough space for the OPSLOG and for the global variables.