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IMS Web Console - IMS UG May 2013 Omaha

  1. 1. IMS Administration Web ConsoleDemetrios DimatosWeb Console
  2. 2. © 2013 International Business Machines 2IBM’s statements regarding its plans, directions, and intent are subject to change or withdrawal without notice atIBM’s sole discretion.Information regarding potential future products is intended to outline our general product direction and it should not berelied on in making a purchasing decision.The information mentioned regarding potential future products is not a commitment, promise, or legal obligation todeliver any material, code or functionality. Information about potential future products may not be incorporated intoany contract. The development, release, and timing of any future features or functionality described for our productsremains at our sole discretion.Performance is based on measurements and projections using standard IBMbenchmarks in a controlled environment. The actual throughput or performancethat any user will experience will vary depending upon many factors, includingconsiderations such as the amount of multiprogramming in the user’s job stream,the I/O configuration, the storage configuration, and the workload processed.Therefore, no assurance can be given that an individual user will achieve resultssimilar to those stated here.
  3. 3. © 2013 International Business Machines 3Overview• Web Console Vision• Beyond TSO SPOC• Web Console Prototype• Demo• Questions
  4. 4. © 2013 International Business Machines 4Web Console Vision
  5. 5. © 2013 International Business Machines 5IMS User Interface EnhancementsAdministratorsDevelopersIMSISPF Mobile
  6. 6. © 2013 International Business Machines 6Web Console Vision• Provide IMS system programmers and DBAsa state-of-the-art user interface to manage,configure, and deploy IMS systems• Full operational control over all IMS addressspaces• Full command of IMS resources– Programs, transactions, databases, etc• Immediately react to and resolve issues inthe system• Cloud-style IMS system management– IMS region profiling, application profiling, applicationdeployment
  7. 7. © 2013 International Business Machines 7“I want the most junior systems programmer to understand whilethe most senior the ability to tune”
  8. 8. © 2013 International Business Machines 8Web Console Advantage• Skills– Designed to help both new and experienced users• Competitive edge– Critical access to important information– Deliver results faster and more efficiently– Reduce operational cost• Flexibility– 24x7 Access to data from anywhere at anytime• Smart phones• Tablets– Software integration24x7
  9. 9. © 2013 International Business Machines 9Service Agility, development scenario…"Hey Simon, I need to test my newversion of the payroll Transaction Icreated using RDz and the IMSExplorer for Development.”"Sure Abigail, all you need to donow is log into the IMS WebConsole and use the Start andStop capabilities; I will send you alink.""Thanks, Ill test my Transactionon the development IMSPlex latertoday.""That should be fine, let me know if you needanything else.FASTERFASTERSIMPLERSIMPLER9
  10. 10. © 2013 International Business Machines 10“Mobile is a mandatory transformation in the evolution of computing”Client/ServerWeb/DesktopMobile/Wireless/CloudMobile enables:• Premium Customer Service – hotelbookings, flight check-in, etc• Broader Marketing Reach – Put yourbranded icon on your customers’ smart device• Increased Revenue• Increased Operational Efficiency – extendyour existing enterprise systems to the mobileplatformISPF
  11. 11. © 2013 International Business Machines 11Why mobile• By 2020, the number of mobile devicesworldwide will exceed 24 billion– IMS intends to enable mobile applications to interacteasily with IMS• Essential technology that will enable customersto deliver on their business imperatives• Modern, integrated interfaces lower the skillsbarrier
  12. 12. © 2013 International Business Machines 12IMS Mobile Strategy IMS intends to deliver enhanced support for mobile applications by implementing WASLiberty Profile support with integrated REST endpoint, which will enable use of thelightweight data-interchange format JavaScript Object Notation (JSON) How do You intend to use mobile? Write mobile applications for your Consumers - end users of public mobile applications? Ex. mobile payments Write mobile applications for your Employees - end users of private mobile applicationsprovided by your company? Administration Access to IMS data and applications Expect IMS to provide mobile solutions? IMS Explorer for Administration? IMS Explorer for Development/Data?
  13. 13. © 2013 International Business Machines 13IMS Mobile Enablement – Current Architecture13IBM z/OSIMSConnectIBM WorklightServerDatabaseManagerTransactionManagerIMSApplicationMobileDevicesIMSSOAPGatewaySQL AdapterHTTP AdapterIMS DBConnectAPIIMSUniversalDriverIMS Explorer for DevIMS Explorer for AdminWeb / DesktopWeb-enabled IMS appsISPF
  14. 14. © 2013 International Business Machines 14IMS Mobile Enablement – Planned Architecture14z/OSMobile DevicesIMSIMS Mobile ApplicationsIBM Worklight ServerSQL AdapterHTTP AdapterIMSSOAPGatewayIMSSOAPGatewayIMSSOAPGatewayIMS Desktop ApplicationsWAS LibertyProfileIMSConnectREST APIJSON / HTTPJSON / HTTPJSON / HTTPTCPTCPDatabaseManagerTransactionManagerIMSApplicationJSON / HTTPTCPISPF
  15. 15. © 2013 International Business Machines 15Beyond TSO SPOC
  16. 16. © 2013 International Business Machines 16Connect and Discover• Discovery– Configure IMS Connect connections– Discover IMS Resources• IMSPlexes• IMS Connects• Operations Manager• IMSs– Transactions– Databases– Programs– Routing Codes
  17. 17. © 2013 International Business Machines 17From....SYSPLEX1 (EC03127)LPAR 1LPAR 3IMS3IMS2IMS1IMSCONNECTIMSCONNECTLPAR 2IMSCONNECTIMSPLEX (PLEX1)IMSPLEX (PLEX2)OperationsManagerOperationsManagerTSOSPOCTransDatabasePrograms RoutingCodesSCIODBMTransDatabasePrograms RoutingCodesTransDatabasePrograms RoutingCodes
  18. 18. © 2013 International Business Machines 18..configure....Define theenvironment Configure IMSConnectAuto DiscoverIMSPlexes
  19. 19. © 2013 International Business Machines 19To....• Hierarchical view ofIMS Resources• Logically groupedand auto discovered• Quickly navigatefrom one resourceto another
  20. 20. © 2013 International Business Machines 20Search the Enterprise• Search– Search for any resource that has been configured ordiscovered• Resources include IMS Transactions, Databases, Programsand Routing Codes– Search result types are identified by keyword– Instantly view the found resource and drill further into theresource10011010
  21. 21. © 2013 International Business Machines 21Search the EnterpriseSearch forTransactionADDINVSearching the entireenterprise for a matchwhile you type“ADD....”Results continue tonarrow down tillyou have stoppedtyping
  22. 22. © 2013 International Business Machines 22IMS Resource Relationships• Resource Relationships– At a glance see how resources are related– Relationships between resources in one view– Quickly diagnose problems between resourcesTransDatabasePrograms RoutingCodesIMSIMSIMSIMSIMSIMS
  23. 23. © 2013 International Business Machines 23IMS Resource Relationships
  24. 24. © 2013 International Business Machines 24Web Console Prototype
  25. 25. © 2013 International Business Machines 25Prototype• View the Enterprise– Hierarchical and logical grouping of resources• IMSplex at-a-glance– Immediate insight into properties of any given IMSplex– Drill-down for advanced insight and action• Transaction Insight– Transaction and program status immediately available– Operate directly on transactions• Database Insight– Status and attributes immediately available– Operate directly on databases• Program Insight– Status and attributes immediately available– Operate directly on programs• Routing Code Insight– Status and attributes immediately available– Operate directly on routing codes
  26. 26. © 2013 International Business Machines 26Prototype• At-a-glance Status Icons– Colored status icons help identify troubled resources• Context Sensitive Help– Hover hints– User driven help panel– Suggestive corrective actions• Product Integration– Seamless integration across IMS and IMS Tools• User Profiles and Caching• Zero Install Footprint for Clients• Installs on z/OS and Windows
  27. 27. © 2013 International Business Machines 27Transaction Insight
  28. 28. © 2013 International Business Machines 28Operate Directly on Databases
  29. 29. © 2013 International Business Machines 29At-a-glance Status Icons• Statuses are aggregatedand represented by icons– Severe, Success, Warning• Hover help displays theaggregated statuses– Can drill in to a row andaccess our integrated help• Future direction wouldallow for users toconfigure the statuscolors to their ownbusiness logicNOTINIT BAL TRAQERR CPIC DYNSTOQ IOPREVSTOSCHD LCKUSTO QSTPSUSPENDStatuses areshown as iconsHover icons forthe statusStatus icondefinitions fortransactions
  30. 30. © 2013 International Business Machines 30Context Sensitive Help• Hover hints– Helpful to new users• User driven help panel– Context sensitive help• Corrective actions– Suggestions correspondingto the statusHover helpavailable forattributesContextsensitive helppanelsCorrectiveactions, how tohandle aparticularstatus
  31. 31. © 2013 International Business Machines 31Live Demo
  32. 32. © 2013 International Business Machines 32Questions ?
  33. 33. © 2013 International Business Machines 33How to get started?• IMS Tools Product– IBM Tools Base Administration Console for z/OS• PID: 5655-V93• FMID: HAHN140
  34. 34. © 2013 International Business Machines 34Extra Charts
  35. 35. © 2013 International Business Machines 35Beyond TSO SPOC