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Subjects

               z/OS

               WLM

               RMF

               Parallel-Sysplex

               64-bit – Storage

               TSO – ISPF – REXX

               LE – Language Environment

               USS

               SMS, Channels and DASD

               TCP/IP

               Other Mainframe Infos

               General

               Mainframe Freeware

               List Services

               Windows

               Visual Basic

               There is life outside the Mainframe

 

 

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z/OS

 

z/OS Homepage

https://www.ibm.com/it-infrastructure/z/zos

 

z/OS 2.2

-       Marna Walle

http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/iea/v2r2/pdf/Mig_to_V2R2_Part_1.pdf

http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/iea/v2r2/pdf/Mig_to_V2R2_Part_2.pdf

-       Redbooks

o   JES2, JES3 and SDSF                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248287.html?Open 

o   Security                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248288.html?Open 

o   Storage management and utilities                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248289.html?Open 

o   Availability management                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248290.html?Open 

o   Performance                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248292.html?Open 

o   Operations                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248305.html?Open 

o   Diagnostics                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248306.html?Open 

o   Sysplex                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248307.html?Open 

o   Unix System Services                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248310.html?Open 

o   User Interfaces                                                                       http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/abstracts/sg248311.html?Open 

-       Education Assistance

http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/redbooks.nsf/pages/IBMIEAV22?Open

 

z/OS 2.3

-       Marna Walle

o   Migration to zOS V2.3 - Planning

o   Migration to zOS V2.3 - Technical Migration Actions

-       Redbooks

o   https://github.com/IBM/IBM-Z-zOS/tree/master/zOS-Education/zOS-V2.3-Education

 

-       Literature Notifications

o   http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21159292

o   https://www-01.ibm.com/software/support/einfo.html

 

-       z/OS V2R3 migration and installation

https://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=isg3T1027685

 

-       z/OS Internet Library

https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/svc00100.nsf/pages/zosInternetLibrary?OpenDocument

 

-       z/OS V2R2 Elements and Features

https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/svc00100.nsf/pages/zosv2r2-pdf-download?OpenDocument

 

-       z/OS V2R3 Elements and Features

https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/svc00100.nsf/pages/zosInternetLibrary?OpenDocument

 

-      z/OS downloads                                                                                                                                                

https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/svc00100.nsf/pages/zosDownloads?OpenDocument

 

-       z/OS user group requirements

https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/svc00100.nsf/pages/zosv2r2-user-req?OpenDocument

 

Techdocs - The Technical Sales Library

Flashes, Presentations & tools, Hints, tips & Technotes, FAQs, White papers

http://www-03.ibm.com/support/techdocs/atsmastr.nsf/Web/TechDocs

 

IBM System Centers Publications – Redbooks

http://www.redbooks.ibm.com

siehe dazu – eine “kleine Liste” von Redbooks!

 

z/OS marketing and service announce, availability, and withdrawal dates, SODs

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/zos_sods.html

 

Software developers supporting z/OS V2.2 – or other Releases

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/software/isv220.html

 

zSeries Software Pricing

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/resources/swprice/

 

ShopzSeries (order software online)

https://www-304.ibm.com/software/shopzseries/ShopzSeries_public.wss

 

Planning and Migration Assistant (PMA)

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/smpe/pma/

 

z/OS Integration Test

https://www.ibm.com/it-infrastructure/services/platform-test/zsystem

 

Consolidated Service Test and the RSU

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/support/servicetest/getserv.html

 

Enhanced HOLDDATA for z/OS

http://service.software.ibm.com/holdata/390holddata.html

 

Customer Support Plan

http://www-03.ibm.com/support/techdocs/atsmastr.nsf/WebIndex/PRS246

 

All about Mainframe... Thanks IBM

http://publibz.boulder.ibm.com/zoslib/pdf/zosbasic.pdf

 

z/OS IPL Logic Flow

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=tss1prs3699&aid=1

 

z/OS Basic Skills

https://www.ibm.com/support/knowledgecenter/zosbasics/com.ibm.zos.zmainframe/toc.htm

 

IBM Education Assistant – Very Good!

http://www-01.ibm.com/software/info/education/assistant/

 

IBM Hot Topics (the name is also content!)

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/library/hot-topics/hot-topics.html

 

IBM Migration Checker

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/tools/downloads/index.html#mchecker

 

IBM z Systems community

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/resources/community.html

 

zNextGeneration (there some new ones…??? Best regards to the "old ones"…)

http://www.share.org/page/znextgen

 

Prof. Dr. Martin Bogdan, Prof. Dr. Wilhelm G. Spruth (2013 RIP) Unterlagen

http://www.informatik.uni-leipzig.de/cs/esvorles/index.html

 

 

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WLM

 

WLM Homepage

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/wlm/

 

Cheryl Watson-Walker – One of the BEST in z/OS Performance

http://www.watsonwalker.com/

 

LSPR - Large Systems Performance Reference

https://www-304.ibm.com/servers/resourcelink/lib03060.nsf/pages/lsprindex?OpenDocument

 

Al Sherkow – Performance

http://www.sherkow.com/

http://www.sherkow.com/papers/index.html

 

 

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RMF

 

RMF Homepage

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/rmf/

 

 

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Parallel-Sysplex

 

Coupling Facility Level Table – CFCC Versions

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/advantages/pso/cftable.html

 

Coupling Facility Structure Sizer

https://www-947.ibm.com/systems/support/z/cfsizer/index.html

 

z/OS Performance: New Heuristic Algorithm for Managing CF Request Conversion

ftp://ftp.software.ibm.com/software/mktsupport/techdocs/heuristic3.pdf

 

Coupling Facility Reallocate

http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=tss1flash10285&aid=1

 

 

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64-Bit – Storage

 

Assembler Coding in the z/OS Environment

https://share.confex.com/share/115/webprogram/Handout/Session7098/New zArch CPU Facilities.pdf

 

 

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TSO – ISPF – REXX

 

Regina REXX

https://sourceforge.net/projects/regina-rexx/files/

 

 

REXX – REXX Language Association

http://www.rexxla.org/

 

 

REXX and Wiki

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/REXX

 

 

Heinzi ;-)

http://www.rexxikon.de/

 

 

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LE – Language Environment

 

Language Environment Homepage

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/lang_environment/

 

Language EnvironmentPresentations

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/lang_environment/conference/share.html

 

 

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USS

 

z/OS UNIX System Services Homepage

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/unix/

 

z/OS UNIX tools – you HAVE to look at!

https://www-03.ibm.com/systems/z/os/zos/features/unix/tools/

 

 

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SMS, Channels and DASD

 

EAV – Extended Address Volume

http://www.redbooks.ibm.com/redbooks/pdfs/sg247617.pdf

 

 

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TCP/IP

 

OS/390 and z/OS TCP/IP in the Parallel Sysplex Environment - Blurring the Boundaries - Whitepaper TCP/IP und Sysplex Überblick

http://www-1.ibm.com/servers/eserver/zseries/library/whitepapers/pdf/sysplex_tcpip.pdf

 

TCP/IP... ports overview?!?

http://reference.modemhelp.net/ports/portsregudp.shtml

 

 

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Other Mainframe Infos

 

Many Information, Links, Freeware…

http://www.mainframeforum.com/

 

Bonjour la Belgique – Eric Loriaux – «All you need» Pages (take your time!)

http://www.loriaux-services.be/mainframes/

 

Naspa - NETWORK AND SYSTEMS PROFESSIONALS ASSOCIATION INC

http://www.naspa.com

 

IBM Research Journal

http://www.research.ibm.com/journal/

 

Share

http://www.share.org/

 

List of Exits

http://www.afgc-inc.com/AI_Main.htm

 

One IBMer and his blog from Belgium – many…

http://mainframe-watch-belgium.blogspot.com/

 

Green Screen… nice to remember…

http://www.youtube.com/GrnScrn

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qr71XvrbthE&feature=PlayList&p=052268BD0EF212B6&index=0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hdNxaRa4roo&feature=PlayList&p=052268BD0EF212B6&index=2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DcqganpWfd8&feature=user

 

cicsabel & andy4seven – FUN!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo0arbm7PRQALI5xH4BcPsA

 

 

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General

 

Historie Mainframe - Romantik!

http://www-03.ibm.com/ibm/history/exhibits/mainframe/mainframe_PR360.html

 

Remember…

http://www-03.ibm.com/ibm/history/exhibits/mainframe/mainframe_album.html

 

What is CICS standing for… and all others?

https://www-01.ibm.com/software/globalization/terminology/

 

HTML Code Tutorial

http://html.com/

 

Assembler...

http://www.bixoft.nl/english/products.htm

 

Incredible…

http://www.wired.com/culture/art/news/2007/07/IBM1401_Musical

 

IBM Mainframe Magazine

http://www.ibmsystemsmag.com/mainframe/

 

Long URLs are a problem? Look at this

http://tinyurl.com/

Enter a long URL to make tiny:

 

 

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Mainframe Freeware

 

All you can find!

http://www.cbttape.org/

 

Mainframe Freeware – Sammlung – Ein MUSS sind:

            Doug Nadel

            MXI von Rob Scott

            XMIT ist genial!

            +++

            Try them all!

http://members.tripod.com/~billlalonde/freeware.htm

 

Tasid!

https://www-01.ibm.com/software/awdtools/ispf/library/tasid.html

 

Gilbert Saint-Flour (RIP 2011) – Grand respect!

http://gsf-soft.com/

 

Lionel B. Dick – one the very Best!

http://www.lbdsoftware.com/tools.html

 

Mark Zelden – download them all!

http://mzelden.com/mvsutil.html

 

MXI Home – Rob Scott genial MXI!

http://www.rocketsoftware.com/sites/default/files/resource_files/rocket-mainstar-ds.pdf

 

 

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List Services

 

Most oft hem are listed on CBT

http://www.cbttape.org/internet.phtml

 

 

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Windows

 

Windows Information

http://www.theeldergeek.com/

 

http://www.computing.net/

 

http://www.robvanderwoude.com/

 

Tek-Tips Forum

http://www.tek-tips.com/

 

 

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Visual Basic

 

Visual Basic

https://msdn.microsoft.com/library?url=/library/en-us/

and than follow the links…

 

http://www.excel-inside.de/

 

Access, Word, Excel… Add-ins

http://www.add-in-world.com/katalog/

 

 

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There is life outside the Mainframe!

 

Look at this homepage – advertising can help!

It is not enough to win a war, it is more important to organize the peace – Aristoteles!

http://thehungersite.greatergood.com/clickToGive/ths/home

 

Also a good thing to support

http://www.baerenherz.de/

 

Very nice and important!

http://playingforchange.com/

 

The worl in numbers…

http://www.poodwaddle.com/worldclock.swf