CA ACF2™ for z/OS provides innovative, comprehensive security for your business transaction environments—including Linux, UNIX and z/OS on System z—helping you realize the reliability, scalability and cost-effectiveness of the mainframe. CA ACF2 provides an Advanced Authentication Mainframe feature, system entry validation, resource control, auditability, accountability, and administrative control. In conjunction with distributed security solutions from CA Technologies, CA ACF2 provides mobile-to-mainframe enterprise class security and compliance management.
The line between mainframe processing and distributed-systems processing has blurred.
So why do you still have to switch back and forth between totally different systems tools in order to troubleshoot enterprise-wide problems?
It’s time for data streams from the mainframe to be as accessible as your other data streams when it comes to analytics for business intelligence and security monitoring.
Syncsort Ironstream enables you to collect and forward z/OS log data, including security data, into Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Enterprise Security, where you can get that true 360-degree view. Simply. In real time. Without needing specialized expertise and different monitoring systems for z/OS.
CA ACF2 is ranked 2nd in Mainframe Security while Precisely Ironstream is ranked 5th in Mainframe Security. CA ACF2 is rated 0.0, while Precisely Ironstream is rated 0.0. On the other hand, CA ACF2 is most compared with IBM Resource Access Control Facility, CA Top Secret and IBM Security zSecure, whereas Precisely Ironstream is most compared with IBM Security zSecure.
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