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ACT7270 AUM6450 BAS7676
BAS7677 BAS7683 BAS7685
BAS7690 BAS7691 BAS7693
BAS7694 BAS7697 BAS7699
BAS7704 BAS7705 CAP6491
CAP6492 CIC6730 CIC6735
CIC6740 DB26792 DB26794
DB26795 DB26799 DB26810
DB26812 DB26815 IDM6570
IDM6571 IMS6614 IMS6630
LDE6630 MQS6630 PWR6390
RMF6925 RMF6930 RMF6940
RMF6945 SMF6922 SMF6926
SMF6930 SMF6940 SMF6943
SMF6945 TAP7058 TAP7070
TAP7075 TDM6297 VCA6680
VCC6680 VMC6632 VMC6633
VMC6634 VMC6650 VMC6655

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ACT7270

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  ACT7270   DATE:  October 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Enhancement to Charging Element Definition Panel             and MICF Abstracts/Samples Additions   PREREQUISITES:  ACT7255 BAS7705   COREQUISITES: (DB26799)   SUPERSEDES:  ACT7256    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Accounting and Chargeback Option:     o  Enhanced Charging Elements Definition and Computation       Code Panels     o  Add Abstracts and Sample Reports for MICF Inquiries     o  Update to Algorithm Specification panel and Rate Report     o  New Computation Code for DB2 CPU Time     o  The DAY199 Step Abends With U0300 When All Input Journal       Files are Empty or Missing     o  Charging Algorithms are not Called More Than Once     o  Control Variables for External File Interface Supported     o  Qualification Groups that are Assigned to Duplicate       Charging Algorithms can be Updated     o  Minor Documentation Changes      Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Enhanced Charging Elements Definition and Computation       Code Panels        This product change introduces a line command 'V' to       browse the data dictionary description of the data       element that is associated with the Computation Code in       the Charging Elements Definition, and Computation       Code panels.       (0150)     o  Add Abstracts and Sample Reports for MICF Inquiries        Updates have been  made to add abstracts and sample       reports for MICF inquiries.  This update provides a       means to view documentation and sample reports before       executing the inquiries.       (0148)     o  Update to Algorithm Specification panel and Rate Report        The raw data metric used to populate data element       Accumulated CPU Time zIIP-Eligible Work, (DSUELGZP), is       no longer available beginning with DB2 Version 10.1. For       DB2 Version 10.1, DSUELGZP is set to zero.        Computation Codes 1261 and 1262 include DSUELGZP.       Therefore, the Accounting and Chargeback Algorithm       Specification panel is updated to generate informational       messages when either of these Computation Codes are       selected for charging.        Also, the Accounting and Chargeback Rate report has been       updated to notify customers if duplicate charging will       occur when two or more DB2 Computation Codes are       selected.       (0149)     o  New Computation Code for DB2 CPU Time        A new Computation Code, 1206, is added to simplify CPU       time charging for DB2 transactions whose CPU time is not       recorded by other address spaces such as CICS, IMS,       BATCH, and TSO.       - DB2 User Activity File (DB2DSU) file        Comp   Charging       Code   Element        Label       ----   --------   ---------------------------------       1206   DSUCPODB   CPU Time Only on a DB2 TCB        NOTE: Using both this new Computation Code 1206, as well             as Computation Code 1203 (DSUCPUTM - Accumulated             CPU Time) can cause duplicate charging.  For             additional information on how to avoid DB2             duplicate charging, refer to the CA MICS Accounting             and Chargeback Guide, Section 3.2.2.       (0147)     o  The DAY199 Step Fails With U0300 When All Input Journal       Files are Empty or Missing        When all input journal files are empty or missing, the       DAY199 step does not fail with the U0999 abend code and       a SASLOG WARNING message "Variable WORKAREA has already       been defined as numeric".  It now fails simply with the       U0300 abend code indicating that a restart with       SYSPARM=NODATA is the appropriate way to handle this       kind of situation.       (0143)     o  Charging Algorithms are not Called More Than Once        Charging algorithms are only called once, eliminating       duplicate charges due to incorrect multiple calls.       (0144)     o  Control Variables Supported for External File Interface        When a Control Variable name is entered for an External       File Interface (EFI) on the Algorithm Specification       (MAFIACTJ) panel, it will be supported after values and       rates are entered and the CA MICS Accounting Algorithm       Generator (MAGRUN) has executed.       (0145)     o  Qualification Groups that are Assigned to Duplicate       Charging Algorithms can be Updated        A Qualification Group that has been assigned to multiple       charging algorithms where duplicate charges are possible       can be updated by selecting it from the Qualification       Groups - Group Specification (MWF;4;2;3;9) panel.  After       entries are added, deleted, or modified, one is given       the choice of accepting or not accepting the changes.       (0146) 

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AUM6450

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  AUM6450   DATE:  March 16, 2010   SUBJECT:  Remove SAS/C Dependency   PREREQUISITES:  AUM6430 BAS7630   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for CA MICS Analyzer Option for MeasureWare:     The raw data file parser (the INFILE exit AUMAIFUE) routine    is rewritten and made compliant with the IBM XL C compiler    to eliminate its dependency on the SAS/C specific toolkit.     (0038)   

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BAS7676

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7676   DATE:  April 4, 2011   SUBJECT:  Q&R Recursive Macro Variable References            and Cumulative Q&R Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION: This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Q&R Workstation:     o  Eliminated Recursive Macro Variable References     o  Provided Code to Calculate MEAN Values     o  Prevented Q&R Mainframe Server Abend S522     o  Provided a Symbolic JCL Parm for Q&R Parm Specification     o  Corrected the Q&R Option to Force Abort on Empty File     o  Corrected Q&R Input File Observation Count Checking     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Eliminated Recursive Macro Variable References        Recursive macro variable references were detected in 2       Q&R z/OS macros by SAS version 9.2.  These and the       return code 4 in the RC column of the Display Output       window that they caused are eliminated.       (0308)     o  Provided Code to Calculate MEAN Values        When a MEAN statistical value is requested by a Q&R       summarization step that is processing a non-MICS (not in       a CA MICS data base) file, the base platform code now       includes the necessary code to calculate the MEAN.        In addition, the ID statement of SAS PROC SUMMARY, used       by Q&R summarization to include all non-numeric data       elements in the output data set, is activated.       (0316)     o  Prevented Q&R Mainframe Server Abend S522        The EXEC statement parameter TIME=NOLIMIT is now       specified to prevent the Q&R mainframe server from       abending due to a continuous wait state exceeding the       installation's time limit for such.       (0318)     o  Provided a Symbolic JCL Parm for Q&R Parm Specification        Some installations need to run more than one Q&R       mainframe server where each instance requires a       different set of execution parameters.  A symbolic JCL       parameter named MQRPARMS has been provided for this       purpose.  Thus, a set of MQR parameters can be placed in       any member in sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS, and then this       member can be equated to MQRPARMS on the EXEC statement       in the MQRHOST job.  For example:          //MQREXEC  EXEC MICSSVR,MQRPARMS=MQRPARM2,        (0319)     o  Corrected the Q&R Option to Force Abort on Empty File        The provision to abort the execution of a query with       ABEND code U0300 when any input file is empty is       corrected so that inappropriate U0300 abends do not       occur.       (0320)     o  Corrected Q&R Input File Observation Count Checking        All files specified for input to query steps File       Selection, Concatenation, and Merge are now checked to       alert the user of files that may contain no       observations.       (0321)   

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BAS7677

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7677   DATE:  February 24, 2011   SUBJECT:  New CA MICS Reporting User Guide            and Cumulative Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS base platform:     o  Created a New CA MICS Reporting User Guide     o  Corrected INCRccc Processing of SMF Director Input     o  Corrected Dialog Errors After Global Parm Modification     o  Added Abstract and Sample Report for MTILD7 Inquiry     o  Corrected One or Two Character SYSID Values     o  Miscellaneous Documentation and Message Text Corrections     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Created a New CA MICS Reporting User Guide        A new guide has been written to show users how to meet       the challenges of providing information that affects IT       management decisions.  It provides an overview of basic       reporting features and tools, along with some common SAS       language and CA MICS-based facilities that will assist       them in retrieval and reporting.       (0601)     o  Corrected INCRccc Processing of SMF Director Input        After application of product change BAS7611, first       delivered with r12.5, the incremental update job       (INCRccc) for a component may create a WORK.TMPJHL data       set with variables containing null values.  This occurs       only when input is being supplied by the SMF Director       interface.  This error is corrected.       (0588)     o  Corrected Dialog Errors After Global Parm Modification        After application of product change BAS7540, first       delivered with r12 SP2, dialog errors may be obtained       when exiting from the option to modify "CA MICS Global       Parameters for ISPF Applications" (MWF;5;0;2).  These       errors are corrected.       (0612)     o  Added Abstract and Sample Report for MTILD7 Inquiry        The abstract and sample report for MICF inquiry MTILD7       (MTI Components: Elements) are added.       (0616)     o  Corrected One or Two Character SYSID Values        The SAS format in prefix.MICS.MUOLIB named $SYSID is now       correctly generated when a logical SYSID specified in       either sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS(CPLXSID) or       prefix.MICS.PARMS(SYSID) is only 1 or 2 characters long.       This ensures that the SYSID data element is assigned       such a short value correctly.       (0617)   

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BAS7683

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7683   DATE:  September 12, 2011   SUBJECT:  MICF Reporting Job Stream and Q&R Integration   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680   COREQUISITES:  BAS7690   SUPERSEDES:  BAS7691    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS base platform:     o  MICF Web Publishing CSV Output     o  Q&R Integration     o  Reporting Job Stream Global Options     o  Reporting Job Stream WORK Data Set Name Incorrect     o  Reporting Job Stream Erroneously Indicates no Report on       Failed Inquiry     o  Eliminated User Reporting Job stream Contention     o  Prevented Orphaned Production Reporting Cycle 0     Details associated with each of these solutions are    provided below:     o  MICF Web Publishing CSV Output        The MICF Web Publishing (MWP) feature takes the output       from MICF inquiries executed within a MICF reporting job       stream and converts it to HTML for presentation using a       standard web browser.  This feature has been enhanced to       optionally write the CSV as well as the MICSLOG and       SASLOG to the HFS/zFS directory.       (0628)     o  Q&R Integration        The Q&R Integration feature writes MICF inquiry output       generated from a production or user reporting job stream       in a HFS/zFS directory structure compatible with the CA       MICS Q&R Workstation.        Note:  The entire Q&R Workstation product       (client/distributed server/mainframe server) must be       upgraded to release 12.7 in order for Q&R to process the       HFS/zFS files.        This integration provides the following benefits:        .  The Q&R directory structure, coupled with the ability          to map the Q&R HFS/zFS directory as an additional          drive to the Q&R distributed server, allows the CA          MICS utility RMWSLOAD to read directly from the          HFS/zFS directory without moving the data to the          distributed server for publication of chart and          report output.        .  The Q&R directory structure also facilitates direct          viewing of the directory from Q&R Output Retrieval.          You do not need to run RMWSLOAD to access job stream          output unless you are ready to publish to your web          server.  This lets you generate View Definition Files          to perfect the appearance of the chart prior to          publication.        .  Sharing the HFS/zFS directory between your z/OS Unix          (USS) environment and Microsoft Windows lets you          publish all your MICF web publishing and Q&R charts          to one web server, Microsoft Internet Information          Services (IIS).        Refer to the MICF Reference Guide or the MICF User Guide       for more information on the requirements to use the Q&R       Integration feature.       (0629)     o  Reporting Job Stream Global Options        Additional options have been added to the shared MICF       options for use in the reporting job streams.  This       enables options to be defined once and then used as the       default for new reporting job stream definitions.  See       the MICF Reference Guide for details related to the       shared MICF options.       (0630)     o  Reporting Job Stream WORK Data Set Name Incorrect        BAS7630 added the ability to define work space for the       production and user reporting job streams at both the       job stream and inquiry levels.        When viewing or modifying the Work File definition at       the job stream level, the panel may erroneously display       the name of the data set that precedes it in the job       stream data set allocation parameter list, and has been       corrected.       (0620)     o  Reporting Job Stream Falsely Indicates no Report on       Failed Inquiry        A reporting job stream may fail to update the catalog       table to indicate the existence of report output when       the inquiry ultimately abends, or completes with a return       code 8.        An attempt to view the inquiry output from MWF 2.1 -       Reports and Graphics, indicates no report was produced.       However, a report may have been produced and copied to       the MWFPDS library as expected, but the catalog is not       updated, making the report output unavailable through       MWF.       (0635)     o  Eliminated User Reporting Job stream Contention        With the User Reporting Automated Inquiry Generation       option, a MICF user can add one or more inquiries and       then submit the corresponding job stream using the G       (Generate) line command in the same MICF session.       Contention that causes the job stream to fail results       between that job and the MICF session.  This contention       is now prevented from occurring under all conditions.       (0514)     o  Prevented Orphaned Production Reporting Cycle 0        The Production Reporting cycle 0 data set which becomes       orphaned immediately after being created, is no longer       created.  Consequently, Production Reporting data sets       will be named only in the range of cycle 1 to the       maximum reporting cycle number.       (0622)   

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BAS7685

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7685   DATE:  February 15, 2012   SUBJECT:  Automatic File Cycle Selection Positioning   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS base platform:     New support for recording the low and high time stamps of    the CA MICS component's input data by data file cycle is    implemented.     MICF inquiry BASLA6 is delivered to report on the ADMCYC    file. It provides a list of which date and time ranges can    be found in which cycles across the timespans.     This will make selection of the right data file cycles for    reporting automatic and can lower resource consumption by    processing only the desired data file cycles.     This product change is the first step in implementing    "Automatic File Cycle Selection" for reporting, meaning    that in the future selection by date and time will    automatically set the correct cycles for the date and time    range selected.    (0657)   

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BAS7690

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7690   DATE:  December 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Q&R Workstation 12.7 Support   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680 BAS7676 BAS7693 BAS7697   COREQUISITES:  BAS7683   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION: This product change includes the following    enhancements for the CA MICS Base Platform:     o  Q&R Workstation 12.7 Support     Details associated with these enhancements are provided    below:     o  Q&R Workstation 12.7 Support        This product change upgrades the Q&R Mainframe Server to       12.7.  Q&R Mainframe Server 12.7 is compatible with Q&R       Workstation 12.6 and Q&R Workstation 12.7.        -  The CA MICS Mainframe Server is upgraded to submit          individual batch jobs for each Q&R submitted query,          which enables concurrent query execution.          (0641)        -  The CA MICS Mainframe Server now provides the use of          individual mainframe security credentials if          requested.          (0642)        -  The CA MICS Mainframe Server has been modified to          save the query code from a Q&R composed query,          directly to a partitioned data set.  This facilitates          inclusion in a MICF reporting job stream.          (0643)        -  The CA MICS Mainframe Server has been enhanced with          the ability to notify the Q&R Distributed Server when          a MICF reporting job stream has completed.  This          provides the Q&R Distributed Server with the          information it needs to automatically execute a          "Publish Output to Q&R Web Reporting", RMWSLoad job,          when the MICF reporting job stream completes.          (0645)        -  A new CA MICS complex level library,          sharedprefix.MICS.MQR.TEMPLATE, has been defined to          store templates used by the CA MICS Mainframe Server          for query execution.          (0644)        -  A new complex level JCLGEN job, JCLGEN3, is delivered          to create the templates used by the CA MICS Mainframe          Server based on the MICS Administrator selected          parameters defined in          sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS(JCLDEFC).          (0646)        -  An additional member, MQRUTAB has been added to          sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS.  This member is read by the          CA MICS Mainframe Server and contains the dynamic JCL          parameter values needed for each Q&R user to execute          queries.          (0650)        -  A new CA MICS job, TMPLTJOB, is created to copy the          templates generated by JCLGEN3 to the CA MICS          template library.          (0648)        -  Various updates have been made to the CA MICS          Planning, Installation, Operation and Maintenance          Guide in support of Q&R Workstation 12.7.          (0649)   

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BAS7691

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7691   DATE:  September 13, 2011   SUBJECT:  MICF 2.6 Creates New Private Inquiry Catalog Table   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7675   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS base platform:     MICF Option 2.6, Automatic Inquiry Generation, erroneously    creates a new Private Inquiry Catalog Table, ICFICTL, in    the user's private tables data set.  The default name for    this data set is userid.MICS6.USER.TABLES.     This problem is caused by a blank value in the variable    ICFUTABL that is used to locate the private user tables    data set.  Since the user tables data set is not found,    code is executed to create a new table, and that code has    the correct non-blank value.  Consequently, that code is    successful in creating a new ICFICTL Private Inquiry    Catalog Table.  This causes any inquiries that previously    existed to be lost.     This problem becomes evident when you use MICF Option 2.2    to display the Private Inquiry Catalog after using MICF    Option 2.6.  The display only reflects the inquiries just    added using the MICF 2.6 option.   

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BAS7693

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7693   DATE:  January 5, 2012   SUBJECT:  PSP Prerequisite Order When Corequisite Was            Specified and Cumulative Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7660   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  BAS7686   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS base platform:     o  Corrected PSP Prerequisite Order When Corequisite Was       Specified     o  Corrected Total Used Percent on File Summary Report     o  Corrected SAS Format/Informat Print Utility EXEC Mode     o  Corrected Text of Message BAS00197E     o  Minor Documentation and Message Text Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Corrected PSP Prerequisite Order When Corequisite Was       Specified        When a PSP prerequisite chain includes a product change       that also specifies a corequisite, that product change       is now applied in the required order.       (0623)     o  Corrected Total Used Percent on File Summary Report        The value reported as the total Used Percentage for each       information area is now correct on the CA MICS Database       Utilization Facility's report with the following       multi-line title:          CA MICS Space Utilization and Reporting                Database Space Utilization                      File Summary        (0624)     o  Corrected SAS Format/Informat Print Utility EXEC Mode        The execution mode for the CA MICS Administrator utility       entitled SAS Format/Informat Print Utility is now       properly pre-set to BATCH mode.       (0625)     o  Corrected Text of Message BAS00197E        The text of message BAS00197E now says that a file       specified on a MULTWORK or NOMULT statement is not valid       as opposed to unknown since even a known file may be       invalid.       (0614)   

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BAS7694

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7694   DATE:  December 14, 2011   SUBJECT:  IPV6 Macro Ownership Change   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7630   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS base platform:     This product change corrects the problem with product    change SMF6935, a test PTF, or SMF6940, published as    RO38354, where DAILY job step DAY030 or incremental update    job step INCRSMF fail with ABEND code U0999.     Because the CA MICS macro IPV6 is now used by more than one    CA MICS component, it is redelivered with the base platform    to make it available for all CA MICS optional products.    (0640)   

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BAS7697

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7697   DATE:  January 31, 2012   SUBJECT:  SAS Version 9.3 Support   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  BAS7695    DESCRIPTION: This product change includes the following    enhancements for the CA MICS Base Platform:     o  SAS Version 9.3 Support        ********************  IMPORTANT  ***********************       * Before upgrading to SAS 9.3, view MBAS problem entry *       * 626 for the latest information regarding SAS 9.3 and *       * any required SAS hot fixes.                          *       ********************  IMPORTANT  ***********************     Details associated with these enhancements are provided    below:     o  SAS Version 9.3 Support includes the following       enhancements:        -  The SAS version check has been expanded to include SAS       version 9.3.        -  A new SAS system option, VALIDMEMNAME has been       added to the configuration members.        -  The SAS MVS Environment File, TKMVSENV, is now       supported within the JCL.        -  Several CA MICS Base Platform modules have been       changed to eliminate potential SAS errors that appear       for the first time with SAS version 9.3.   

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BAS7699

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7699   DATE:  May 1, 2012   SUBJECT:  Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  BAS7681 BAS7687 BAS7688 BAS7689 BAS7692 BAS7694    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS base platform:     o  Added a Warning About Picture Output Formats     o  Corrected the Current Operation Displayed by Operational       Status and Tracking     o  Corrected MAUPDTE S0C4 ABEND     o  Corrected First DAILY for Unit ABEND U0999     o  Corrected CBSSLCT Limit of 9 $PRMID Control Statements     o  Improved the Checkpoint Date Range Delete Logic     o  Corrected Status Information for Standalone Archive Tape       Processing Jobs     o  Corrected The Hardware and SCP Analyzer Guide Table of       Contents     o  Changed Component Ownership of Macro IPV6     o  Minor Documentation Changes     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Added a Warning About Picture Output Formats        One of the default MICF print options is to round       subtotals before printing.  This is not valid when the       output format being used contains a PICTURE clause.  The       CA MICS-supplied MAPCT and various MONEY formats are of       this type.  To help prevent the invalid combination of       ROUND and any PICTURE formats for a report generated by       a MICF inquiry, a warning has been added to the panels       involved.       (0618)     o  Corrected the Current Operation Displayed by Operational       Status and Tracking        After a stand-alone AUDIT, HISTW or HISTM job for a unit       submitted from the MWF Operational Status and Tracking       feature completes, the line for the unit on the       feature's display is incorrect.  This error is       corrected.        (0619)     o  Corrected MAUPDTE S0C4 ABEND        After the application of product change BAS7660, first       delivered on r12.6 (PSP1104), the MAUPDTE program used       by CA MICS maintenance may abend with code S0C4.  This       error is corrected.       (0627)     o  Corrected DAILY for Unit ABEND U0999        After application of BAS7651, first delivered with       r12.6, the DAILY (or INCRccc) job for a unit being       executed for the first time, and with SMF Director       input, abends with code U0999.  This error is corrected.       (0632)     o  Corrected CBSSLCT Limit of 9 $PRMID Control Statements        The CA MICS maintenance program CBSSLCT now permits a       maximum of 99 incoming $PRMID control statements.       (0633)     o  Improved the Checkpoint Date Range Delete Logic        Timestamp analysis of the CA MICS checkpoint logic       prevents the reprocessing of previously processed raw       data, in the event they are accidentally re-input to the       DAILY job.        For components processing SMF data, the timestamps are       accurate to the SMF header granularity of 1/100th of a       second.  With today's high speed processors and the       1/100th of a second granularity, it is common to see 10       or more consecutive SMF records that share an identical       timestamp value.  When the SMF dump process splits a       group of records sharing the same timestamp, so that       some will be processed by CA MICS today and the       remainder tomorrow, tomorrow's records have been       date-range deleted.  (Note that this does not occur when       CA SMF Director is in use.)        This product change improves the checkpoint logic so       that incoming records with a timestamp equal to the high       timestamp in the checkpoint data set are not deleted       when appropriate.  Note that full implementation of this       change requires a companion change in the CA MICS data       integration components that are sensitive to this       situation.       (0634)     o  Corrected Status Information for Standalone Archive Tape       Processing Jobs        If the execution of a standalone archive tape processing       job (AUDIT, HISTW, HISTM) was problematic, the Run       Status Report produced by the last job step and the       corresponding message in the MWF Operational Status and       Tracking JOBLOG display now give clear indication of       this.       (0636)     o  Corrected The Hardware and SCP Analyzer Guide Table of       Contents        Page numbers greater than 999 in the table of contents       of any CA MICS guide are no longer displayed truncated.       (0639)     o  Changed Component Ownership of Macro IPV6        Because the CA MICS macro IPV6 is now used by more than       one CA MICS component, it is redelivered with the base       platform to make it available for all CA MICS optional       products.       (0640)   

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BAS7704

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7704   DATE:  March 8, 2012   SUBJECT:  New CTC Device Type Codes and DSNTYPE=LARGE            Specification   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7630   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  BAS7706   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS base platform:     o  Added New z196 Device Type Codes     o  Updated Extended Built-in Functions Table     o  Permitted Specification of DSNTYPE=LARGE for Dynamic       Allocation in MWF     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Added New z196 Device Type Codes        New z196 device type codes are added to the $DEVTYPS       format so that they will be recognized by CA MICS data       integration components such as RMF, SMF, SRL and VCA.       (0637)     o  Updated Extended Built-in Functions Table        Updates made via BAS7555 to bring the Extended Built-in       Functions table in sharedprefix.MICS.LOAD(MADA)       up-to-date with current versions of ISPF are restored.       These updates were lost when product change BAS7585 was       applied.       (0652)     o  Permitted Specification of DSNTYPE=LARGE for Dynamic       Allocation in MWF        The specification of DSNTYPE=LARGE is now recognized by       MWF whenever it is given as an allocation parameter for       data sets being allocated dynamically.       (0653)   

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BAS7705

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  BAS7705   DATE:  March 8, 2012   SUBJECT:  CA MICS Maintenance Level Setting   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7676 BAS7677 BAS7680 BAS7683 BAS7685                  BAS7690 BAS7691 BAS7693 BAS7697 BAS7699                  BAS7704   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS base platform:     CA MICS maintenance level setting to end release 12.6 plus    minor documentation updates.    (0658)   

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CAP6491

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  CAP6491   DATE:  January 13, 2011   SUBJECT:  Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  CAP6485   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Capacity Planner Option:     o  Capacity Adjustment is Active for the WLM Workload       Planning Sample Application     o  TOTCPUTM has Correct Values in the WLM Workload Planning       Sample Application     o  Allow a User to Skip the Event Warning Panel     o  Resource Component Analysis Job Completes with RC=0     o  Workload Characterization Using SAS Job completes with       RC=0     o  Data From the Desired Number of Days are Selected on       DAYNAME for Resource Element Files     o  Workload Characterization Using Neugents Job Completes       with Condition Code 0     o  Documentation Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Capacity Adjustment is Active for the WLM Workload       Planning Sample Application        The Capacity Adjustment feature allows one to specify       the CPU capacity values for a base system and to have       the CPU capacity of a new system expressed in terms of       the base system.  This feature is now active for the WLM       Workload Planning Sample Application.        The following variables are now defined and populated       in the capacity data base:        WKLDASRB - Adjusted Workload SRB Time       WKLDATCB - Adjusted Workload TCB Time       WKLDATCP - Adjusted Workload SRB & TCB Time       WKLDACPU - Adjusted Workload Total CPU Time        (0075)     o  TOTCPUTM has Correct Values in the WLM Workload Planning       Sample Application        The TOTCPUTM now reports the correct total CPU time for       a defined workload in the WLM Workload Planning.       (0076)     o  Allow a User to Skip the Event Warning Panel        It is now possible to suppress the Event Warning Panel       when it is no longer needed for a particular inquiry.       (0077)     o  Resource Component Analysis Job Completes with RC=0        The Resource Component Analysis job completes with a       condition code 0 and does not display a WARNING message       indicating that the length of character variable DEPVAR       has already been set.       (0078)     o  Workload Characterization Using SAS Job completes with       RC=0        The Workload Characterization Using SAS job completes       successfully so that it produces the report showing       descriptive and clustering statistics.       (0079)     o  Data From the Desired Number of Days are Selected on       DAYNAME for Resource Element Files        When building a Resource Element File with summarization       on DAYS and DAYNAME, it is possible to restrict the days       selected by coding the weekday names on the DAYNAME line       of the "Insert Common Data Selection" panel.  If data       for the specified weekdays are available on the input       datasets, they will be written to the capacity planning       data base.       (0081)     o  Workload Characterization Using Neugents Job Completes       with Condition Code 0        The job generated by the Workload Characterization Using       Neugents Technology from the MWF panel 4;3;2;1 always       completes with a condition code 0.       (0082)  

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CAP6492

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  CAP6492   DATE:  February 7, 2012   SUBJECT:  Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 CAP6491   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Capacity Planner Option:     o  Enabled Message CAP01150T.     o  Corrected Simple Regression Analysis Panel Length     o  Corrected a Dialog Error On File and Data Element       Selection Panel     o  Corrected Loop in Panel CAPG141     o  Corrected Resource Element Panel Error Message     o  Corrected Sample Planning Application Menu Help Panels     o  Corrected Sample Planning Application Initialization       Error Message     o  Updated z/VM Processor Planning Sample Application     o  Minor Documentation Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Enabled Message CAP01150T.        A job being run to initialize or update a capacity       planning database file that encounters the condition       where none of the incoming observations meet the       selection criteria will now issue message CAP01150T       stating that "no observations met selection criteria".       (0083)     o  Corrected Simple Regression Analysis Panel Length        The MICF Dialog Assist error panel is no longer       encountered when invoking the Simple Regression Analysis       option for workload forecasting.       (0084)     o  Corrected a Dialog Error On File and Data Element       Selection Panel        The use of question mark support in the Name field of       panel CAPG140 entitled CA MICS File and Data Element       Selection no longer results in a dialog error when a       database ID is not specified.       (0085)     o  Corrected Loop in Panel CAPG141        Panel CAPG141 entitled CA MICS File Selection no longer       loops when the user selects more than one database ID       before pressing ENTER.  Also, the full range of 14       database IDs can now be added to the list of selected       IDs on this panel.       (0086)     o  Corrected Resource Element Panel Error Message        The ISPF error message displayed on panel CAPG140       entitled CA MICS File and Data Element Selection is       correct when the specified input timespan does not allow       for the setting of a particular control data element.       (0087)     o  Corrected Sample Planning Application Menu Help Panels        All help panels supporting the sample planning       applications are updated and synchronized with the       options on the Sample Planning Applications menu panel.       (0088)     o  Corrected Sample Planning Application Initialization       Error Message        When a sample planning application cannot initialize       because one or more of the required data elements is not       active, the correct error message is displayed.       (0089)     o  Updated z/VM Processor Planning Sample Application        Several data elements are no longer valid z/VM data       elements and have been removed from the CA MICS Analyzer       Option for VM/CMS's System Global Data (VMXSGP) file.       The following CA MICS elements are removed from the z/VM       Processor Planning sample application:          SGPACTVF - Active Vector Facility Users         SGPFSTOR - Free Storage Available and In Use         SGPFSYUD - Size of System Free Storage in Use         SGPFVRUD - Size of V=R Free Storage in Use         SGPPCFSU - CP Free Storage Utilization         SGPPSVRF - V=R Free Storage Utilization         SGPVFLOD - Count of Vector Facility Loads         SGPVFOTM - Vector CP Time Used to Switch Users         SGPVFVTM - Vector User Time Used while in SIE mode         SGPVRFRE - System V=R Free Storage Area Size        (0090)   

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CIC6730

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  CIC6730   DATE:  June 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Support for CICS Transaction Server Release 4.2   PREREQUISITES:  CIC6720   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Resource Management Analyzer    Option for CICS:     The data elements have been added to both the CICS    Application Unit Activity (CICCAU) and CICS User Activity    (CICCSU) files to support the new SMF record type 110    subtype 01 performance class metrics introduced by CICS    Transaction Server Release 4.2 (CICS 6.7.0).     The new elements are listed in Appendix A of this document.    See the data dictionary entries for detailed data element    information.  In addition, minor documentation updates have    been made.    (0218)   

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CIC6735

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  CIC6735   DATE:  June 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Support for CICS Transaction Gateway Release 8.0   PREREQUISITES:  CIC6715   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for CICS:     This product change adds new Gateway Daemon Statistics data    elements to the Gateway Server Activity (GSA) file in    support of  CICS Transaction Gateway release 8.0.         GSAEXITR - Number of CICS request exit calls        GSAHSTNM - CICS Transaction Gateway host name        GSAPKNBR - Peak number of XA transactions        GSASRVNM - Default server name        GSASYNRT - SYNCONRETURN transactions that failed        GSAXATHA - XA transactions completed for HA group    (0217)  

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CIC6740

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  CIC6740   DATE:  October 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Performance Improvements and Consolidated            Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 CIC6730 CIC6735   COREQUISITES: None   SUPERSEDES:  CIC6722 CIC6736    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Resource Management Analyzer    Option for CICS:     o  Performance Improvements     o  Add Abstracts and Sample Reports for MICF Inquiries     o  Activated Audit Archiving for the CICCSU File     o  Eliminated Warning About the Array CHAR     o  Reduced CPU Time Consumed by TRANSLATE function     o  Activated CSYTSQCR and CSYTSQEC in Higher Timespans     o  Changed DATATYPE for CSYNRTSK and CSYAMXT Elements     o  Updated Miscellaneous Data Dictionary Text     o  Corrected Miscellaneous Documentation     o  Minor Documentation Changes     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Performance Improvements        This product change simplifies code to improve       performance.  Support for CICS Transaction Server (CTS)       Releases prior to CTS 2.2 has been dropped.       (219)     o  Add Abstracts and Sample Reports for MICF Inquiries        Updates have been  made to add abstracts and sample       reports for MICF inquiries.  This update provides the       means to view documentation and sample report before       executing the inquiries.       (220)      o  Activated Audit Archiving for the CICCSU File        The following CICS database file, appropriate for       accounting purposes, now has audit archiving activated       by default:          CICCSU - CICS User Activity File        This update is being made in       sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(CICGENIN) so that your present       audit archive setting may be changed.  One of the system       modification steps for this product change gives you       relevant instructions.       (0212)     o  Eliminated Warning About the Array CHAR        The following message found in the SAS log of the DAY040       job step is eliminated:          WARNING: The array CHAR has the same name as a                  SAS-supplied or user-defined function.                  Parenthesized references involving this name                  have been treated as array references and not                  function references.        (0213)     o  Reduced CPU Time Consumed by TRANSLATE function        The CPU-expensive TRANSLATE function is used in the       generated prefix.MICS.USER.SOURCE(#CICMSAC) member.  At       this location, it may be executed millions of times in a       single DAY040 job step execution.  The CPU cost of       executing this function here has been reduced.       (0214)     o  Activated CSYTSQCR and CSYTSQEC in Higher Timespans        In the CICS System Activity (CICCSY) file, the following       data elements are now active in the DAYS and higher       timespans:          CSYTSQCR - Number of TS Queues Created         CSYTSQEC - Number of TS Queue Extension Created        (0215)     o  Changed DATATYPE for CSYNRTSK and CSYAMXT Elements        In the CICS System Activity (CICCSY) file, the following       data elements are changed to DATATYPE R (retained):          CSYNRTSK - Current Number of Tasks         CSYAMXT  - Current Tasks Eligible for Dispatch        (0216)   

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DB26792

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26792   DATE:  May 16, 2011   SUBJECT:  Correct Data Elements Initialization   PREREQUISITES:  DB26790   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     The following MICS common data elements are correctly    initialized to a character data-type:       DB2ACE   - Agent Control Element      DB2AUTH  - Authorization Identifier      DB2CORR  - Correlation Identifier      DB2LUNAM - Logical Unit NAME      DB2OPID  - Original Operator ID      DB2PTASK - Special Transaction Type Identifier      DB2UNIQ  - DB2 Instance Number      UOWID    - Unit of Work ID     (0165)  

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DB26794

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26794   DATE:  May 26, 2011   SUBJECT:  Buffer Pool Elements are Populated Correctly   PREREQUISITES:  DB26790   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     Elements that report the buffer pool totals in the DB2 Plan    Activity (DB2DSP) and DB2 User Activity (DB2DSU) files are    populated correctly.     All the elements in the DB2 Buffer Pool Activity (DBPDSB)    file are populated correctly.    (0172)  

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DB26795

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26795   DATE:  April 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Workfile Storage Metrics, Performance Improvements            and Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  DB26790   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  DB26791 DB26792    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     o  Provided Support for Workfile Storage Metrics     o  All Duplicate Observations are Deleted from the Data       Base Files     o  Eliminated Unneeded Overhead on Sorts for DB2DPP     o  Improve Performance of Code that Assigns SYSID     o  Activated Buffer Pool Metrics for Q&R Reporting     o  Corrected Data Elements Initialization     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Provided Support for Workfile Storage Metrics        Starting with DB2 version 9 release 1, new metrics were       introduced to the DB2 statistics record section to       provide values that correspond to how the workfile (WF)       database is used.        In support of this implementation, the following data       elements are added to the DB2 Database Activity file as       follows:        DSDIMAC  - Curr Active DM In-Memory Workfiles       DSDIMAH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max DM In-Mem WFs       DSDIMSC  - Total Used Space DM In-Mem Workfiles KB       DSDIMSH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max Space DM In-Mem WFs       DSDRCCD  - Committed Delete Read - Rows Accessed       DSDRCCI  - Committed Insert Read - Rows Skipped       DSDRCCU  - Committed Update Read - Rows Accessed       DSDSIAC  - Count of Curr Active Sort In-Mem WFs       DSDSIAH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max Sort In-Mem WFs       DSDSISC  - Tot Space Used Curr Active Sort In-Mem       DSDSISH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max Space Sort In-Mem       DSDW4K   - Curr 4KB Tablespace Storage Used KB       DSDW32K  - Curr 32KB Tablespace Storage Used KB       DSDWCTO  - Curr Total Workfile Storage Used KB       DSDMXWF  - Max Allow Per Agent Storage Use Limit KB       DSDWFMU  - Max Total Workfile Storage Ever Used KB       DSDWFNE  - Times Max Allow Storage Limit Exceeded       DSDWFP1  - Times 32KB Page TS Used Instead of 4KB       DSDWFP2  - Times 4KB Page TS Used Instead of 32KB       DSDWFRHG - Max RID Blocks Stored to Workfile       DSDWFRCU - Curr RID Blocks Residing in Workfile        (0163)     o  All Duplicate Observations are Deleted from the Data       Base Files        For each of the following files, all duplicate       observations are deleted during the first sort of the       work files that will populate them.        DBPDBP - DB2 Plan Buffer Pool Activity File       DBPDBU - DB2 User Buffer Pool Activity File       DB2DDP - DB2 Plan DDF Activity File       DB2DDU - DB2 User DDF Activity File       DB2DPP - DB2 Package/DBRM Activity File       DB2DSP - DB2 Plan Activity File       DB2DSU - DB2 User Activity File        (0160)     o  Eliminated Unneeded Overhead on Sorts for DB2DPP        The 'NODUP EQUALS' appears only on the first sort for       the DB2 Package/DBRM Activity (DB2DPP) file.       (0161)     o  Improve Performance of Code that Assigns SYSID        There is a performance improvement in the code that       assigns the System Identifier (SYSID) values based on       Originating System Identification (ORGSYSID) values.       (0162)     o  Activated Buffer Pool Metrics for Q&R Reporting        The following Buffer Pool metrics were activated, in all       timespans, in support of the enhanced graphical       reporting with the CA MICS Query and Reporting (Q&R) DB2       sample reports:        File: DB2 Plan Buffer Pool Activity (DBPDBP)          DBPDPF - No. Times Dynamic Prefetch Req        File: DB2 User Buffer Pool Activity (DBPDBU)          DBUDPF - No. Times Dynamic Prefetch Req        (0164)     o  Corrected Data Elements Initialization        The following CA MICS common data elements are correctly       initialized to a character data type:        DB2ACE   - Agent Control Element       DB2AUTH  - Authorization Identifier       DB2CORR  - Correlation Identifier       DB2LUNAM - Logical Unit NAME       DB2OPID  - Original Operator ID       DB2PTASK - Special Transaction Type Identifier       DB2UNIQ  - DB2 Instance Number       UOWID    - Unit of Work ID        (0165)   

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DB26799

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26799   DATE:  July 18, 2011   SUBJECT:  Correct Values for Selected Elements and            Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  DB26792 DB26794 DB26795   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  DB26783 DB26797    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     o  DPPTELPT Populated for DB2 v8.1 and Above     o  The DAY065 and INCR065 Steps Complete with RC=0     o  Deactivate Certain Retained Elements in Higher Timespans       for the DBPDBP File     o  Correct and Delete Element names in Appendix B of the       CA MICS DB2 Analyzer Guide     o  DSUWLGTM and DSPWLGTM are Populated Correctly     o  DSPCPODB, DSPXSODB, DSUCPODB, and DSUXSODB Have Correct       Values     o  Minor Documentation Updates and Label Changes Have Been       Made     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  DPPTELPT Populated for DB2 v8.1 and Above        The Comprehensive Elapsed Time (DPPTELPT) element is       still populated for DB2 v8.1 and above.       (0167)     o  The DAY065 and INCR065 Steps Complete with RC=0        The DAY065 and INCR065 complete with condition code       0 even when the following options are active in       sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS(MABATCH):        DKRICOND=WARN       DKROCOND=WARN        (0168)     o  Deactivate Certain Retained Elements in Higher Timespans       for the DBPDBP File        The following retained elements are shipped inactive       in the higher timespans of the DB2 Plan Buffer Pool       Activity (DBPDBP) file:          DB2ATNM  -  Active Trace Number Mask         DB2AUTH  -  Authorization Identifier         DB2CONN  -  Connection Identifier         DB2CORR  -  Correlation Identifier         DB2DSGN  -  Data Sharing Group Name         DB2DSTSN -  Destination Sequence Number         DB2ISEQ  -  Instrumentation Sequence Number         DB2LUNAM -  Logical Unit NAME         DB2MEMN  -  DB2 Member Name         DB2NETID -  Network ID         DB2OPID  -  Original Operator ID         DB2REQID -  DB2 Requestor Location ID         DB2STCK  -  DB2 Store Clock At End Event         DB2THDTY -  DB2 Thread Type        (0169)     o  Correct and Delete Element names in Appendix B of the       CA MICS DB2 Analyzer Guide        The index of Appendix B displays the corrections for the       following element names in the DB2 Package/DBRM Activity       (DB2DPP) file.  The correct names appear below in       parentheses:          DB2WLCTM (DPPWLCTM)         DB2WLGTM (DPPWLGTM)         DB2WLLTM (DPPWLLTM)         DB2WLPTM (DPPWLPTM)         DB2WTOTM (DPPWTOTM)        For the DB2 Plan Activity (DB2DSP) file, Appendix B       displays the correct names as given in parentheses for       the following element names:          DB2MGPGX (DSPMGPGX)         DB2MPFRX (DSPMPFRX)         DB2MSPUX (DSPMSPUX)         DB2MSRDX (DSPMSRDX)         DB2MSWRX (DSPMSWRX)        Also, the element name DB2PEDTM no longer appears for       the DB2DSP and DB2DSU files in Appendix B.       (0173)     o  DSUWLGTM and DSPWLGTM are Populated Correctly        The Accum Wait Time for Log Write IO (DSUWLGTM,DSPWLGTM)       elements are populated correctly.       (0174)     o  DSPCPODB, DSPXSODB, DSUCPODB, and DSUXSODB Have Correct       Values        The CPU Time Only on a DB2 TCB (DSPCPODB, DSUCPODB)       elements and the DB2 Only and Non zIIP-Eligible CPU Time       (DSPXSODB, DSUXSODB) elements do not include CPU time       that has been reported for batch jobs.       (0176)  

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DB26810

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26810   DATE:  October 11, 2011   SUBJECT:  Performance Enhancements and Consolidated            Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  DB26790   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  DB26791 DB26792 DB26794 DB26795 DB26796               DB26797 DB26799 DB26801 DB26802 DB26803    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     o  DB2 Daily Processing Performance Improvements     o  Removed Support for DB2 6.1 and DB2 7.1     o  Correctly Initialize Common Data Elements     o  Correctly Populate DB2 Version 9.1 Data Elements     o  Correctly Populate DB2DSU and DB2DSP Buffer Pool Data       Elements     o  Provide Support for Workfile Storage Metrics     o  Improve Deletion of Duplicate Observations     o  Eliminated Unneeded Overhead on DB2DPP Sorts     o  Activated Buffer Pool Metrics for Q&R Reporting     o  Compressed SMF Record Support     o  Corrected Data Elements DSUWLGTM and DSPWLGTM     o  DPPTELPT Populated for DB2 v8.1 and Above     o  The DAY065 and INCR065 Steps Complete with RC=0     o  Deactivate Some DBPDBP File Retained Elements in Higher       Timespans     o  Metrics no Longer Available Set to a Missing Value.     o  Correct and Delete Element Names in Appendix B of the       CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2 Guide     o  Corrected Values for Data Elements DSPCPODB, DSPXSODB,       DSUCPODB, and DSUXSODB     o  Corrected Values for Data Elements fffPCWRP, fffPCWMP,       and fffPCWDP in DB2DSU and DB2DSP Files     o  Add New CPU-time to Service Unit Conversion Factors     o  Assign Values to DB2PTASK and DB2THDTY in DB2DPP File     o  Correct Data Element Values in DB2DSD, DBPDSB, DB2DDU,       and DB2DDP for DB2 v10.1     o  Variable DB2ISEQ Not Found Messages no Longer Appear in       the SASLOG     o  Minor Documentation Updates      Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  DB2 Daily Processing Performance Improvements        - The CA MICS DB2 format routine (DYDB2FM1), is enhanced         to split most of the raw data read up into separate         SAS modules based on DB2 version.  This eliminates         numerous release checking statements, resulting in         improved processing performance and ease of         maintenance.        - The buffer pool and shared buffer pool sections are         now processed simultaneously while in memory,         resulting in the elimination of several sorts and a         merge step.        - Taking advantage of a raw data pattern, where well over         90% of the time, a DB2 package record is immediately         followed by the corresponding DB2 thread record.  The         DYDB2FM1 format routine is updated to hold package         information in internal arrays, and to transfer         information from the thread record to the package data         prior to outputting to the DB2 package work file.  This         improved the match up reliability.          Previously, all DB2 package and thread work files were         sorted and merged after the initial raw data read-up to         perform this information transfer.          With this enhancement, only a small number of package         and thread records (those that do not follow the         typcial raw data pattern) need to go through the         additional sort and merge, resulting in significant         processing savings.        - Conditional initialization of data elements, along         with several other code optimization techniques, were         implemented to contribute to addtional CPU and elapsed         time reductions.  associated with subsequent I/O         operations.        Due to significant code restructuring, both the       sharedprefix.MICS.SOURCE(DYDB2FM1), and       sharedprefix.MICS.MACAUTOS(DB2DPPIN) modules are       redelivered with this product change. If you have made       local modifications to these modules, you must       determine how to re-implement the updates in the       restructured modules.       (182)     o  Removed Support for DB2 6.1 and DB2 7.1        The analyzer no longer accepts or proceses DB2 data       generated by releases earlier than DB2 Version 8.1.       (182)     o  Correctly Initialize Common Data Elements        The following MICS common data elements are correctly       initialized to a character data-type:          Data         Element    Data Element Label         --------   -------------------------------------         DB2ACE   - Agent Control Element         DB2AUTH  - Authorization Identifier         DB2CORR  - Correlation Identifier         DB2LUNAM - Logical Unit NAME         DB2OPID  - Original Operator ID         DB2PTASK - Special Transaction Type Identifier         DB2UNIQ  - DB2 Instance Number         UOWID    - Unit of Work ID        (0165)     o  Correctly Populate the following DB2 Version 9.1+ Data       Elements          Data         Element    Data Element Label         --------   -------------------------------------         DSDMXXML - MAX Storage Used for XML Values         DSDRFCHD - # FETCHED ROWS         DSDRNSTD - # INSERTED ROWS         DSDRUDTD - # UPDATED ROWS         DSDRDLTD - # DELETED ROWS         fffALTJR - Number of Alter Jar         fffMERGE - Number of Times Merge Statement Executed         fffTRTBL - Number of Times Truncate Table Executed         fffCRROL - Number of Create Role         fffDRPRO - Number of Drop Role         fffCRCTX - Number of Create Trusted Context         fffALTTC - Number of Alter Trusted Context         fffDRPTX - Number of Drop Trusted Context         fffRNIX  - Number of Rename Index          Where fff is equal to DSU or DSP       (181)     o  Correctly Populated DB2DSU and DB2DSP Buffer Pool       Elements        Data elements that report the buffer pool totals in the       DB2 Plan Activity (DB2DSP) and DB2 User Activity       (DB2DSU) files are populated correctly when NOBPELEMENT       is specified in sharedprefix.GENLIB(DB2GENIN).        All the data elements in the DB2 Buffer Pool Activity       (DBPDSB) file are populated correctly.       (0172)     o  Provide Support for Workfile Storage Metrics        Starting with DB2 version 9 release 1, new metrics were       introduced to the DB2 statistics record section to       provide values that correspond to how the workfile (WF)       database is used.        In support of this implementation, the following data       elements are added to the DB2 Database Activity file          Data         Element    Data Element Label         --------   -------------------------------------         DSDIMAC  - Curr Active DM In-Memory Workfiles         DSDIMAH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max DM In-Mem WFs         DSDIMSC  - Total Used Space DM In-Mem Workfiles KB         DSDIMSH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max Space DM In-Mem WFs         DSDRCCD  - Committed Delete Read - Rows Accessed         DSDRCCI  - Committed Insert Read - Rows Skipped         DSDRCCU  - Committed Update Read - Rows Accessed         DSDSIAC  - Count of Curr Active Sort In-Mem WFs         DSDSIAH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max Sort In-Mem WFs         DSDSISC  - Tot Space Used Curr Active Sort In-Mem         DSDSISH  - Hi-Watermark Cnt Max Space Sort In-Mem         DSDW4K   - Curr 4KB Tablespace Storage Used KB         DSDW32K  - Curr 32KB Tablespace Storage Used KB         DSDWCTO  - Curr Total Workfile Storage Used KB         DSDMXWF  - Max Allow Per Agent Storage Use Limit KB         DSDWFMU  - Max Total Workfile Storage Ever Used KB         DSDWFNE  - Times Max Allow Storage Limit Exceeded         DSDWFP1  - Times 32KB Page TS Used Instead of 4KB         DSDWFP2  - Times 4KB Page TS Used Instead of 32KB         DSDWFRHG - Max RID Blocks Stored to Workfile         DSDWFRCU - Curr RID Blocks Residing in Workfile        (0163)     o  Improved Deletion of Duplicate Observations        For each of the following files, all duplicate       observations are deleted during the first sort of the       work files that will populate them.          File     File Label         ------   -------------------------------------         DBPDBP - DB2 Plan Buffer Pool Activity File         DBPDBU - DB2 User Buffer Pool Activity File         DB2DDP - DB2 Plan DDF Activity File         DB2DDU - DB2 User DDF Activity File         DB2DPP - DB2 Package/DBRM Activity File         DB2DSP - DB2 Plan Activity File         DB2DSU - DB2 User Activity File        (0160)     o  Eliminated Unneeded Overhead on DB2DPP Sorts        The 'NODUP EQUALS' appears only on the first sort for       the DB2 Package/DBRM Activity (DB2DPP) file.       (0161)     o  Activated Buffer Pool Metrics for Q&R Reporting        The following Buffer Pool metrics were activated, in all       timespans, in support of the enhanced graphical       reporting with the CA MICS Query and Reporting (Q&R) DB2       sample reports:        File: DB2 Plan Buffer Pool Activity (DBPDBP)          DBPDPF - No. Times Dynamic Prefetch Req        File: DB2 User Buffer Pool Activity (DBPDBU)          DBUDPF - No. Times Dynamic Prefetch Req       (0164)     o  Compressed SMF Record Support        DB2 Release 10.1 provides the ability to create       compressed SMF 100 and 101 records, providing a       substantial reduction in space used to store the data.       This product change supplies a new Input File User Exit,       DB2CIFUE, to expand any compressed records encountered       prior to the SAS read up routines.       (166)     o  Corrected Data Elements DSUWLGTM and DSPWLGTM        The Accum Wait Time for Log Write IO (DSUWLGTM,DSPWLGTM)       data elements are populated correctly.       (0174)     o  DPPTELPT Populated for DB2 v8.1 and Above        The Comprehensive Elapsed Time (DPPTELPT) element is       still populated for DB2 v8.1 and above.       (0167)     o  The DAY065 and INCR065 Steps Complete with RC=0        The DAY065 and INCR065 complete with condition code       0 even when the following options are active in       sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS(MABATCH):        DKRICOND=WARN       DKROCOND=WARN        (0168)     o  Deactivate some DBPDBP File Retained Elements in Higher       Timespans        The following retained elements are shipped inactive       in the higher timespans of the DB2 Plan Buffer Pool       Activity (DBPDBP) file:          Data         Element    Data Element Label         --------   -------------------------------------         DB2ATNM  - Active Trace Number Mask         DB2AUTH  - Authorization Identifier         DB2CONN  - Connection Identifier         DB2CORR  - Correlation Identifier         DB2DSGN  - Data Sharing Group Name         DB2DSTSN - Destination Sequence Number         DB2ISEQ  - Instrumentation Sequence Number         DB2LUNAM - Logical Unit NAME         DB2MEMN  - DB2 Member Name         DB2NETID - Network ID         DB2OPID  - Original Operator ID         DB2REQID - DB2 Requestor Location ID         DB2STCK  - DB2 Store Clock At End Event         DB2THDTY - DB2 Thread Type        (0169)     o  Metrics no Longer Available Set to a Missing Value.        Many metrics no longer available in DB2 10.1 are set to       a missing value.       (183)     o  Corrected and Deleted Element names in Appendix B of the       CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2 Guide        The index of Appendix B displays the corrections for the       following data element names in the DB2 Package/DBRM       Activity (DB2DPP) file.  The correct names appear below       in parentheses:          DB2WLCTM (DPPWLCTM)         DB2WLGTM (DPPWLGTM)         DB2WLLTM (DPPWLLTM)         DB2WLPTM (DPPWLPTM)         DB2WTOTM (DPPWTOTM)        For the DB2 Plan Activity (DB2DSP) file, Appendix B       displays the correct names as given in parentheses for       the following element names:          DB2MGPGX (DSPMGPGX)         DB2MPFRX (DSPMPFRX)         DB2MSPUX (DSPMSPUX)         DB2MSRDX (DSPMSRDX)         DB2MSWRX (DSPMSWRX)        Also, the element name DB2PEDTM no longer appears for       the DB2DSP and DB2DSU files in Appendix B.       (0173)     o  Corrected Values for Data Elements DSPCPODB, DSPXSODB,       DSUCPODB, and DSUXSODB        The CPU Time Only on a DB2 TCB (DSPCPODB, DSUCPODB)       elements and the DB2 Only and Non zIIP-Eligible CPU Time       (DSPXSODB, DSUXSODB) elements delivered with DB26790       could have included CPU time from batch jobs using DB2       connection types 'DB2 Call Attach' or 'DB2 Utilities'.       This change removes those types from the assignment of       these elements.        CA MICS does not deliver Accounting Computation Codes       for these elements for charging, however if you created       your own Computation Codes for these elements, and you       bill CPU time from the BATJOB file, you could have been       double billing.        If you keep Detail level files to DB2DSU or DSUDSP, an       optional retrofit job is provided to adjust these       elements to there proper value..  It is not possible to       adjust the Days and higher timespans because the       Connecting System Type Code (fffCATYP) data element is       not available.        (0176)     o  Corrected Values for Data Elements fffPCWRP, fffPCWMP,       and fffPCWDP in the DB2DSU and DB2DSP Files        The following data elements could have inflated values       at DAYS and higher timespans in the DB2DSU and DB2DSP       files:          Data         Element    Data Element Label         --------   -------------------------------------         DSUPCWRP - Replaced Per Parsed Dyna Stmnts         DSUPCWMP - Matched Per Parsed Dyna Stmnts         DSUPCWDP - Duplicate Per Parsed Dyna Stmnts         DSPPCWRP - Replaced Per Parsed Dyna Stmnts         DSPPCWMP - Matched Per Parsed Dyna Stmnts         DSPPCWDP - Duplicate Per Parsed Dyna Stmnts        The derivation for these data elements is now defined in       the DB2GENIN, so they are calculated correctly during       summarization in all timespans.        The SAS length of these elements is also reduced from       6 bytes in the Detail timespan and 8 bytes in Days and       higher timespans, to 3 bytes in all timespans.       (180)     o  Add New CPU to Service Unit Conversion Factors        New SU:CPU Conversion Factor (DSUSUFC, DSPSUFC) data       elements have been added to the DB2 User tivity Activity       (DB2DSU) and DB2 Plan Activity (DB2DSP) files,       respectively.  These new elements are delivered turned       off.  If you have a need to convert CPU-time to Service       Units, activate them in the sp.GENLIB(DB2GENIN).        CPU seconds can be converted to service units by       multiplying them by the values in DSUSUFC or DSPSUFC.        The existing conversion factor data elements DSUSUCV and       DSPSUCV, are assigned a new label: 'Raw SU:CPU-second       'Raw SU:CPU-second Conversion Factor'.       (0177)     o  Assign Values to DB2PTASK and DB2THDTY in DB2DPP        In all or at least most of the cases where the Special       Transaction Type Identifier (DB2PTASK) and the DB2       Thread Type (DB2THDTY) elements had missing values in       the DB2 Package/DBRM Activity (DB2DPP) file, correct       values are now being assigned.       (0178)     o  Correct Data Element Values in DB2DSD, DBPDSB, DB2DDU,       and DB2DDP for DB2 v10.1        Elements in the DB2 Buffer Pool Activity (DBPDSB) and       DB2 Data Base Activity (DB2DSD) files that are populated       from the Buffer Manager Statistics Block in the SMF type       100 record have correct values.  If the records have       been coming from DB2 V10.1, the values of the data       elements in question are no longer inflated by a factor       of 256.        DB2RLOCN is now populated correctly in the DB2 User DDF       Activity (DB2DDU) and DB2 Plan DDF Activity (DB2DDP)       files.        (0179)     o  Variable DB2ISEQ Not Found Messages no Longer Appear in       the SASLOG        The SASLOG message          Variable DB2ISEQ not found        no longer appears when ESSENTIAL ONLY is specified in       sharedprefix.MICS.PARMS(CPLXDEF) or on the the COMPOPT       or FOPT statements for all or some of the files in       sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(DB2GENIN).  Moreover, all of       the duplicate observations are removed from the       following files:        DB2DSU  -  DB2 User Activity File       DB2DSP  -  DB2 Plan Activity File       DB2DDU  -  DB2 User DDF Activity File       DB2DDP  -  DB2 Plan DDF Activity File       DBPDBU  -  DB2 User Buffer Pool Activity File       DBPDBP  -  DB2 Plan Buffer Pool Activity File        (0184)   

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DB26812

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26812   DATE:  March 14, 2012   SUBJECT:  Enhance Duplicate Data Deletion   PREREQUISITES:  DB26810   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     After application of DB26810, if the raw data input to an    incremental or DAILY update contains duplicate SMF 101    records, not all of the duplicate records may be deleted.    This problem can impact the following database files:       DSBDBP - DB2 Plan Buffer Pool Activity      DSBDBU - DB2 User Buffer Pool Activity      DB2DDP - DB2 Plan DDF Activity File      DB2DDU - DB2 User DDF Activity File      DB2DPP - DB2 Package/DBRM Activity File      DB2DSP - DB2 Plan Activity File      DB2DSU - DB2 User Activity File    (0187)  

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DB26815

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  DB26815   DATE:  January 11, 2012   SUBJECT:  Resolve Orphaned Package Continuation Records   PREREQUISITES:  DB26810 DB26812 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for DB2:     There were circumstances where overflow package data might    be orphaned, and may or may not get the DB2PTASK and    DB2THDTY assigned properly.  This has been corrected.    (0188)   

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IDM6570

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  IDM6570   DATE:  August 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  CA IDMS Version 18.0 Support, Performance            Improvements and Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680 IDM6540   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  IDM6551 IDM6552 IDM6553 IDM6560 IDM6565    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for IDMS:     o  Provided Support for CA IDMS Version r18     o  Added Common TRANSTS and TRANETS Data Elements     o  Improved Sort Performance     o  Replaced SAS Proc Calendar Step Code with Base SAS Code     o  Obsoleted MICSVER Data Element     o  Corrected Comment in Incremental Update JCL     o  Corrected Errors in Dictionary Definitions     o  Added Instructions for Running MBO Reports     o  Minor Documentation Updates      Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Provided Support for CA IDMS Version r18        - This product change updated version release check code         in support of the CA IDMS Version r18 SMF data.        - CA IDMS Version r18 added support for a "Job Name for         CV Region" (IDMJBNAM) metric that is added, as a         common data element, to the following CA MICS Analyzer         for IDMS Option files:          Files:  IDMS System Work File               (IDMSSW)                 IDMS System Activity File           (IDMSSY)                 IDMS User Activity File             (IDMSUA)                 IDMS Application Unit Activity File (IDMSAU)                 IDMS User Application Counts File   (IDMSAC)                 IDMS System Incident File           (IDMSIN)                 IDMS System Calendar File           (IDMSCL)       (0057)     o  Added Common TRANSTS and TRANETS Data Elements        Transaction Start Time Stamp (TRANSTS) and Transaction       End Time Stamp (TRANETS) common data elements are added       to provide greater date and time stamp precision.        The following CA MICS Analyzer for IDMS Option files are       updated to include these additional data elements:        File: IDMS User Activity (IDMSUA)           TRANSTS - Transaction Start Time Stamp          TRANETS - Transaction End Time Stamp        File: IDMS Application Unit Activity (IDMSAU)           TRANSTS - Transaction Start Time Stamp          TRANETS - Transaction End Time Stamp        File: IDMS User Application Counts (IDMSAC)           TRANSTS - Transaction Start Time Stamp          TRANETS - Transaction End Time Stamp      (0056)     o  Improved Sort Performance        The 'NODUP EQUALS' parameter values are no longer part       of sort calls where they are not needed.  The 'NODUP       EQUALS' is still called on the first sort of the input       data so that unwanted duplicates are removed.  Removing       'NODUP EQUALS' from subsequent sorts improves       performance of the DAY045 step of the DAILY job and of       the INCRIDM job.       (0054)     o  Replaced SAS Proc Calendar Step Code with Base SAS Code        The Daily IDM Management Objective report source code       has been updated to replace the SAS procedure "Proc       Calendar" with CA MICS Base architectured SAS code       alternative.       (0055)     o  Obsoleted MICSVER Data Element        The CA MICS Version Number (MICSVER) data element is       obsoleted because it has no further use in the CA MICS       product line.       (0048)     o  Corrected Comment in Incremental Update JCL        The comment in prefix.MICS.CNTL(INCRIDM) is corrected to       identify the job as the incremental update rather than a       daily processing step.       (0051)     o  Corrected Errors in Dictionary Definitions        Outdated references to Cullinet have been removed.  Data       element derivations have been corrected to point to the       SMF source fields.  Superfluous comments have been       removed from usage notes.  Type designations have been       changed to conform to accepted standards.       (0052)     o  Added Instructions for Running MBO Reports        Instructions for running MBO reports have been added to       the CA MICS Analyzer Option for CA IDMS Guide.       (0053)   

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IDM6571

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  IDM6571   DATE:  April 15, 2012   SUBJECT:  Correct Significance Issue with Time Stamps   PREREQUISITES:  IDM6570 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change provides the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for CA IDMS:        Length of intermediate data elements Start Time Stamp       (work) (SSWSTART) and End Time Stamp (work) (SSWEND) is       increased to 8 so that the Transaction Start Timestamp       (TRANSTS) and Transaction End Timestamp (TRANETS) are       accurate to the nearest microsecond.       (0059)   

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IMS6614

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  IMS6614   DATE:  August 10, 2011   SUBJECT:  Corrected Values in IDBGU, IDBGN, IDBISRT and            IDBDLET   PREREQUISITES:  IMS6610   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  IMS6598 IMS6612    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for IMS:     o  Corrected Values in IDBGU, IDBGN, IDBISRT and IDBDLET     o  Unknown Version of Mainview/IMS Data Detected     o  Corrected Loop in IMSLDR20 at or Near 76F4 After IMS6610       is Applied     o  Corrected S0C4 ABEND in IMSLOGV6 at or Near 73F6 After       IMS6610 is Applied     o  Corrected S0C7 ABEND in IMSLDR20 at 1674 After IMS6610       is Applied     o  Corrected S002-18 ABEND in IMSLDR20 at 83E0 After       IMS6610 is Applied     o  Corrected U300-10 ABEND in IMSLDR20 at 8794 After       IMS6610 is Applied     o  Corrected Input Suspend File Counts After IMS6610 is       Applied     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Corrected Values in IDBGU, IDBGN, IDBISRT and IDBDLET        The following data elements contain correct values when       processing Mainview for IMS Release 4.2 and above:        IDBGU   - Data Base Get Uniques       IDBGN   - Data Base Get Nexts       IDBISRT - Data Base Inserts       IDBDLET - Data Base Deletes        (0110)     o  Unknown Version of Mainview/IMS Data Detected        Support has been added to recognize Mainview/IMS V4.5       and V4.6 thereby eliminating warning message:        "Unknown version of Mainview/IMS data has been detected"        (0111)     o  Corrected Loop in IMSLDR20 at or Near 76F4 After IMS6610       is Applied        The incorrect identification of a Fastpath utility       region as a Fastpath transaction region caused looping       during type x'07' record processing. This has been       corrected.       (0112)     o  Corrected S0C4 ABEND in IMSLOGV6 at or Near 73F6 After       IMS6610 is Applied        An invalid table pointer is being passed to the message       writer routine when an unknown version of Mainview/IMS       is detected.       (0113)     o  Corrected S0C7 ABEND in IMSLDR20 at 1674 After IMS6610       is Applied        During an IMS region restart/recovery processing certain       packed fields in the transaction statistics have not       been properly initialized casing a S0C7 abend. This is       now corrected by forcing a valid sign on the fields.       (0114)     o  Corrected S002-18 ABEND in IMSLDR20 at 83E0 After       IMS6610 is Applied        Some MICS IMS Analyzer units still contain JCL for the       suspend file specifying an LRECL of 512 bytes. Suspend       file records have been enlarged with IMS6610 which will       cause an S002-18 abend during processing. This has been       corrected in the IMSLDR20 module.       (0115)     o  Corrected U300-10 ABEND in IMSLDR20 at 8794 After       IMS6610 is Applied        IMS log record type 67D0 can output a pseudo-spanned       record which can cause a U0300-10 abend in IMSLDR20.       These are not true spanned records and are now discarded       since they are not processed by the IMS Analyzer.       (0116)     o  Corrected Input Suspend File Counts After IMS6610 is       Applied        Support has been added to migrate suspend file records       to the IMS6610 level from the IMS6590 level.        Note: This problem does not occur when only processing       Mainview for IMS log data.       (0117)   

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IMS6630

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  IMS6630   DATE:  December 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Support for Processing IMS Version 12 Log Data            and Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 IMS6614   COREQUISITES:  (LDE6630)   SUPERSEDES:  IMS6577 IMS6612 IMS6615    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for IMS:     o  Support for Processing IMS Version 12 Log Data     o  CP and zAAP CPU Time Elements Added with IMS Version 12     o  WFI FastFlush Expedited Transaction Flush     o  USECPUOLD Parameter to Retrograde Transaction CPU Time     o  User ID Field Contains Lower Case or Mixed Case     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Support for Processing IMS Version 12 Log Data        Support has been added for processing IMS Version 12 log       data.       (0122)     o  CP and zAAP CPU Time Elements Added with IMS Version 12        Four new data elements, ISUTMCP, ISUMXCP, ISUTMZAP and       ISUMXZAP, have been added to contain the amount of CPU       time consumed by transactions. The new data elements       enumerate the CPU time accumulated on the CP and zAAP       engines.  This data was introduced with IMS Version 12.       Refer to Appendix A for a list of new data elements.       (0121)     o  WFI FastFlush Expedited Transaction Flush        A new IMSOPS parameter, FASTWFI/NOFASTWFI, has been       added to facilitate immediate flushing of WFI       transactions. This feature is added for the benefit of       users that take advantage of large numbers of       never-ending WFI transactions which can cause serious       virtual storage constraints.       (0120)     o  USECPUOLD Parameter to Retrograde Transaction CPU Time        A new IMSOPS parameter, USECPUOLD, has been added to       allow users to force the use of the old transaction CPU       time value. This value was obtained from the DLRTIME       field of the IMS type x07 record. Beginning in IMS       Version 10 a new CPU time field was introduced,       DLREXTIM. The CPU time collected in this new field is       generally somewhat greater than that of the old field.       According to IBM documentation this is actually due to a       better and more accurate CPU time collection within       IMS. If users are not satisfied with the increased CPU       time, specification of the USECPUOLD parameter will       cause the old CPU time value to be used.       (0119)     o  User ID Field Contains Lower Case or Mixed Case        The RACFUSID field in full function transactions and the       USER field in fastpath transactions may contain lower       case values for OTMA originated transactions. This may       cause problems with user accounting routines. This has       been corrected to translate the RACFUSID and USER fields       to upper case characters from lower case characters by       default.        A new IMSOPS parameter, FOLDUID/NOFOLDUID has been       added to control whether or not the RACFUSID field is       converted to upper case.       (0118)   

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LDE6630

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  LDE6630   DATE:  December 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Support for Processing IMS Version 12 Log Data   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 LDE6610   COREQUISITES:  (IMS6630)   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS IMS Log Extractor:     o  Support for Processing IMS Version 12 Log Data     o  WFI FastFlush Expedited Transaction Flush     o  User ID Field Contains Lower Case or Mixed Case     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Support for Processing IMS Version 12 Log Data        Support has been added for processing IMS Version 12 log       data.       (0018)     o  WFI FastFlush Expedited Transaction Flush        A new LDE parameter, FASTWFI/NOFASTWFI, has been added       to facilitate immediate flushing of WFI transactions.       This feature is added for the benefit of users that take       advantage of large numbers of never-ending WFI       transactions which can cause serious virtual storage       constraints.       (0017)     o  User ID Field Contains Lower Case or Mixed Case        The RACFUSID field in full function transactions and the       USER field in fastpath transactions may contain lower       case values for OTMA originated transactions. This may       cause problems with user accounting routines. This has       been corrected to translate the RACFUSID and USER fields       to upper case characters from lower case characters by       default.        A new LDE parameter, FOLDUID/NOFOLDUID has been added to       control whether or not the RACFUSID field is converted       to upper case.       (0016)   

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MQS6630

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  MQS6630   DATE:  December 17, 2011   SUBJECT:  WebSphere MQ 7.1 Support and Enhancements   PREREQUISITES:  MQS6620 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  MQS6621 MQS6625 MQS6626    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for MQSeries:     o  Added New Data Elements for WebSphere MQ for z/OS 7.x     o  Updated WebSphere MQ Release Validation for 7.1     o  Added TAACHNLC to Sort Sequence Key     o  Added TAAFLAG to MQATAA File     o  Added MQSREL to all Files     o  Observations Missing from MQSCMS File     o  Eliminated Creation of Erroneous SAS Files     o  Corrected Specification of Inquiry Exec-time Parameters     o  Minor Documentation Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Added New Data Elements for WebSphere MQ 7.x        The support for new metrics added with WebSphere MQ for       z/OS release 7.0:        - Data elements added to the Message Manager Statistics         (MQSMMS) file that provide statistics related to the         publish and subscribe features.        - Data elements added to the Log Manager Statistics         (MQSLMS) file that provide statistics about         compression and decompression of messages data.        - Data elements are added to the Task Accounting         Activity (MQATAA) file that provide statistics about         the publish, subscribe, and topic features, as well as         the MQSUB, MQSUBRQ, MQCNTL, and MQSTAT commands.        - Data elements are added to the Queue Accounting         Activity (MQAQAA) file that provide statistics about         queue suspend time and counts of MQOPEN and MQCLOSE         commands as well as MQCB command CPU and elapse times,         publications count, and Topic CPU times for MQCLOSE,         MQOPEN, MQPUT, and MQPUT1 commands.        ******************** IMPORTANT NOTE ********************       ***                                                  ***       *** Data elements Total Queue CPU Time (TAAQCPTM and ***       *** QAAQCPTM) represent the sum of several queue     ***       *** related CPU times.  A new data element introduced***       *** with WebSphere MQ Version 7.0.1, Total CPU Time  ***       *** MQCB (QAACBCTM), is added to the sum.  If you    ***       *** charge for the fffQCPTM data elements using the  ***       *** CA MICS Accounting and Chargeback Computation    ***       *** Codes 2730 (MQATAA file) or 2738 (MQAQAA file),  ***       *** you may see slight increase in charges due to    ***       *** the addition of this new type of CPU time to     ***       *** the Total Queue CPU Time data elements.          ***       ***                                                  ***       ******************** IMPORTANT NOTE ********************        The new and updated data elements are listed in Appendix       A.  For more information about the data elements, see       the data dictionary entries in Appendix B of the CA MICS       Analyzer Option for MQSeries Guide.       (0092)      o  Updated WebSphere MQ Release Validation for 7.1        The release validation code is updated to recognize data       generated by WebSphere MQ for z/OS 7.1.       (0090)     o  Added TAACHNLC to Sort Sequence Key        The granularity of the Channel Path Activity (MQA_CH)       file is improved by adding the Channel Connection Name       (TAACHNLC) data element to the file sequence keys.       (0091)     o  Added TAAFLAG to MQATAA File        A new data element, WTAS Flag (TAAFLAG), is added to       Task Accounting (MQATAA) file.  The CA MICS Analyzer       Option for MQSeries uses this flag to determine the       status of the task end record.       (0093)     o  Added MQSREL to all Files        A new data element, WebSphere MQ Version (MQSREL), is       added to all the component files.       (0094)     o  Observations Missing from MQSCMS File        The error causing the MQS Coupling Facility (MQSCMS)       file to miss observations for one or more coupling       facility structures is corrected.        (0095)     o  Eliminated Creation of Erroneous SAS Files        The SAS data step where DETAIL.MQA_CH file is created       also created erroneous SAS WORK.RETAIN, WORK.ROUTINE and       DYMQSFMT files. The code is corrected to eliminate the       problem.       (0098)     o  Corrected Specification of Inquiry Exec-time Parameters        After application of product change BAS7630, first       delivered with r12.5, the administrator may be unable to       define execution-time parameters for an inquiry       specified to be run in a Production Reporting jobstream.       A Dialog Assist error panel is displayed.  This error is       corrected.       (0089)   

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PWR6390

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  PWR6390   DATE:  October 1, 2011   SUBJECT:  VSE/POWER Version 9.1 Support and MICF Abstract            and Sample Members for MBO Reports   PREREQUISITES:  PWR6380   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change provides the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for VSE/POWER:     o  Provided VSE/POWER Version 9.1 Support     o  Add MICF Abstracts and Samples for MBO Reports     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Provided VSE/POWER Version 9.1 Support        The code that checks the release level information has       been updated to support processing of VSE/POWER 9.1       account data.       (0018)     o  Add MICF Abstracts and Samples for MBO Reports        Updates have been made to add missing Management       Objective report abstracts and samples to the MICF       catalog display.  This provides the means to view       documentation and sample reports before running the       inquiries.       (0019)   

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RMF6925

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  RMF6925   DATE:  September 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  Old Technology Removal, Product Enhancements, and            Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  RMF6920   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  RMF6921 RMF6922    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Hardware and SCP Analyzer:     o  Old Technology Removal     o  SCPPAG File Data Elements' Definitions Changed     o  Enhanced RMF Summary Report     o  Added Abstracts and Samples for MICF Inquiries and MBO       Reports     o  Corrected Specification of Inquiry Exec-time Parameters     o  Improved MICSLOG Messages     o  CPUBPS, CPUSUBPS, and CPUZPBPS Populated Correctly     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Old Technology Removal        As previously announced in RMF6710 (PSP0410) and RMF6850       (PSP0804) product changes, information related to       obsolete technology and unsupported operating systems'       releases is removed from the CA MICS Hardware and SCP       Analyzer.  This project is comprised of:        -  Dropped Support For Pre-z/OS Version 1 Release 5 Data           Support for records generated by systems executing at          z/OS Version 1 Release 4 or below is dropped from the          CA MICS Hardware and SCP Analyzer.  The type of the          RMF00106 message in the DAY020 daily update MICSLOG          is changed from warning (suffix W) to informational          (suffix I).  This message now means that records from          an obsolete RMF version have been found and that they          will not be processed.           Additionally, the processing and exploitation of the          following files is removed from the product:           HARCUA - Control Unit Activity File          SCPDMA - Domain Activity File          SCPDMT - Domain Control File          SCPPGA - Performance Group Activity File          SCPPPA - Performance Period Activity File          SCP_RG - Report Perf Group Activity File           Other data elements related to obsolete technologies          are also removed from the active files in the CA MICS          database.  All these data elements are listed in          Appendix A.        -  Individual Processor Measurements Dropped From HARCPU          File           The set of individual processor measurements (up to          16) controlled by the CPUIDx/NOCPUID keyword of the          OPTION statement in          sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(RMFGENIN) is removed from          the CPU Activity (HARCPU) file.        -  Sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(RMFGENIN) OPTION Statement          Removed           The OPTION statement is removed from          sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(RMFGENIN).  As a result, all          data elements and files previously controlled by the          PRSM/NOPRSM, CF/NOCF, and GOAL/NOGOAL keywords are          only tailored by their respective FILE or NAME/NAMX          statements.  For more information about file          tailoring, see section 7.2 of the CA MICS Hardware          and SCP Analyzer Guide.        -  Existing MICF Inquiries Updated           The following inquiries from the CA MICS Information          Center Facility (MICF) shared inquiry catalog are          updated to remove obsolete technology references:           RMFCDA - Daily Logical Control Unit Activity          RMFED1 - CPU and ASID Activity (.CSV)          RMFED3 - Paging Activity (.CSV)          RMFED4 - Top N Active DASD Activity (.CSV)          RMFED5 - Top-4 CPU Busy Comparison (.CSV)          RMFPDA - Daily Logical Control Unit Activity          RMFTDI - Performance Trending Data Extract        -  Obsolete MICF Inquiries Deleted           The following obsolete inquiries are deleted from the          CA MICS Information Center Facility (MICF) shared          inquiry catalog:           RMFED2 - MVS Performance Group Activity (.CSV)          RMFED6 - MVS Top-9 Performance Groups (.CSV)          RMFLDE - Daily Channel Utilization Analysis          RMFLDI - Daily System, Demand and Swap Paging          RMFLPI - Post Processor Workload Activity Report          RMFLWA - Weekly Track of JES Real Memory Use       (0318)     o  SCPPAG File Data Elements' Definitions Changed        Several data elements in the Paging Activity (SCPPAG)       file are changed from non-essential (NAMX) to essential       (NAME) to make them universally available for the       "RMFFRM - zOS Central Storage Daily Frame Use" query.       This query is in the CA MICS Query Library included with       release 12.6 of CA MICS Q&R.  The updated data elements       are listed in Appendix A.       (0319)     o  Enhanced RMF Summary Report        New columns providing the maximum/average number of       APPC/MVS transaction scheduler (ASCH) as well as OMVS       (USS) address spaces that were active during each       measurement interval are added to the RMF Summary Report       (RMFLPH) MICF inquiry.  The obsolete "SERVICE RATE" and       "TRANS RATE" columns are removed.       (0317)     o  Added Abstracts and Samples for MICF Inquiries and MBO       Reports        Updates have been made to add Management by Objective       (MBO) reports' abstracts and samples to the MICF catalog       display.  Abstracts for MICF inquiries are also added.       This provides the means to view documentation and sample       reports before running the inquiries.       (0316)     o  Corrected Specification of Inquiry Exec-time Parameters        After application of product change BAS7630, first       delivered with r12.5, the administrator may be unable to       specify execution-time parameters for an inquiry       selected to be run in a Production Reporting jobstream.       A Dialog Assist error panel is displayed.  This error is       corrected.       (0313)     o  Improved MICSLOG Messages        The DAY020 job step MICSLOG no longer uses message       RMF00100I because it duplicates the information in the       cross-data integration component standard message       BAS00326I.  Also, message RMF00107I is replaced with       standard message BAS00357I.       (0314)     o  CPUBPS, CPUSUBPS, and CPUZPBPS Populated Correctly        In the CPU Activity (HARCPU) file, the data elements       Partition Processor Weight (CPUBPS), Partition zIIP       Processors Weight (CPUSUBPS), and Partition zAAP       Processors Weight (CPUZPBPS) are populated correctly.       Their values are all based on the values of the       Partition Processor Weight (IPUBPS) element of the       Individual Processor Activity (HARIPU) file.  CPUBPS       carries the maximum value of IPUBPS for CP processors.       CPUSUBPS carries the maximum value of IPUBPS for zIIP       processors.  CPUZPBPS carries the maximum value of       IPUBPS for zAAP processors.       (0315)   

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RMF6930

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  RMF6930   DATE:  January 04, 2012   SUBJECT:  IBM CPU Measurement Facility Support of 113 Records   PREREQUISITES:  RMF6925   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Hardware and SCP Analyzer:     o  SMF Type 113 IBM CPU Measurement Facility Support        Support is provided for the SMF type 113 subtype 2       Hardware capacity, reporting, and statistics interval       record generated by the IBM Hardware Instrumentation       Services (HIS)CPU Measurement Facility (CPU MF). This       support adds four new database files to the RMF       Component:        o CPU Measurement Facility Suspend (HARCMX) File       o CPU Measurement Facility Engine (HARCME) File       o CPU Measurement Facility EngType (HARCMT) File       o CPU Measurement Facility LPAR (HARCML) File        The HARCMX file is for internal use and provides       continuity between CA MICS daily and incremental update       jobs, supporting the requirement to perform delta       processing of the cumulative SMF type 113 counter fields       in contiguous interval records.        The HARCME, HARCMT, and HARCML files provide individual       logical processor level (HARCME), processor type level       (CP, zIIP, zAAP), and LPAR level information about       Central Processor Complex (CPC) hardware cache and       memory use, cryptographic co-processor activity,       Translation Look-aside Buffer (TLB) activity, CPC       machine cycles used to process instructions, and penalty       cycles related to cache and TLB misses. Each file       contains over 200 data elements, including numerous       derived data elements that can be used to determine the       efficiency of LPAR exploitation of the CPC cache       hierarchy and for capacity analysis studies.        These new files and their summarization keys and data       elements are described in Appendix A.       (0326)   

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RMF6940

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  RMF6940   DATE:  December 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  z/OS Version 1 Release 13 Exploitation, and Product            Enhancements   PREREQUISITES:  RMF6930   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  RMF6924    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Hardware and SCP Analyzer:     o  z/OS Version 1 Release 13 Exploitation     o  CPU Reporting Enhancements for z/OS Systems Running as       z/VM Guests     o  New Hiperdispatch Indicator in HARCPU, HARIPU, HARLPC,       and HARVPA Files     o  Swap Data Sets References Removed     o  Documentation Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  z/OS Version 1 Release 13 Exploitation        This product change includes the following enhancements       for z/OS Version 1 Release 13:        -  z/OS Version 1 Release 13 Validation           The release validation module is updated to recognize          RMF data generated by z/OS Version 1 Release 13          systems.        -  WLM Promotion Monitoring Enhancement           The following new data element is added to the          Service Class Resource Consumption (WLMSEC) and          Report Class Resource Consumption (WLM_EC) files:           Element   Label          --------  ----------------------------------          SECSPDTM  Total CPU Time Promoted Supervisor           Additionally the Workload Activity Goal Mode (RMFLPM)          report is enhanced to show the CPU time consumed by          work units that have been promoted by the z/OS          supervisor to a higher dispatching priority than the          one assigned by WLM.        -  WLM Response Time Distribution Analysis Enhancements           Detailed response time data is now available in the          Service Class Response Time (WLMSEM) and Report Class          Response Time (WLM_EM) files for service/report class          periods with an execution velocity goal.  This          information is provided in the response time          distributions of the Workload Activity Goal Mode          (RMFLPM) report, for each system in a Sysplex, when          the new "Response Times" option (defaulting to YES)          is specified in the RMFLPM inquiry's Extended Option          panel.        -  Paging Activity Analysis Enhancements           New data elements are added to the Paging Activity          (SCPPAG) file, providing information about the size          of the large frame area (LFAREA), unused 1 megabyte          fixed frames, and logical swaps.           Additionally, descriptions of several data elements          in the SCPPAG file are updated for clarification.           Finally, the Paging Activity (RMFLPG) report is          updated to provide a more current picture of the          storage distribution.  Note that the old technology          expanded storage information is removed from the          report.        -  New CICS TOR Management Indicator in SCPARD File           A new CICS TOR Response Time Management (ARDCTOR)          data element is added to the Address Space Activity          (SCPARD) file.  The data element indicates that the          address space is a CICS TOR that matches a          classification rule in the WLM policy which allows          managing the region based on its goals and verifies          that transactions are reported for management of the          CICS AORs.        The new and updated data elements are listed in Appendix       A.  For more information about data elements, see the       data dictionary entries in Appendix B of the CA MICS       Hardware and SCP Analyzer Guide.  For examples of the       updated reports, see section 3.1.1 of the CA MICS       Hardware and SCP Analyzer Guide.       (0320,0322)     o  CPU Reporting Enhancements for z/OS Systems Running as       z/VM Guests        With IBM APAR OA35675, the SMF type 70 subtype 1 CPU       Activity record is enhanced for z/OS systems running as       z/VM guests.  When the new RMF Monitor I VMGUEST option       is active, dispatch times for the guest systems are       provided, as well as simplified partition and logical       processor data sections.  In support of this APAR, the       following enhancements to the CPU Activity (HARCPU),       Individual Processor Activity (HARIPU), PR/SM LPAR       Config/Activity (HARLPC), and PR/SM Logical Proc       Activity (HARVPA) files are provided:        -  A new data element, Intvls with z/VM Guest Data          Available (fffDIAGV), where fff stands for CPU, IPU,          LPC, or VPA, is added to indicate that the system is          a z/OS LPAR running as a z/VM guest and that          simplified PR/SM information is available.        -  The Logical Partition Type (PRSMLPTP) data element          can now take on the value "VMSystem" for the PHYSICAL          partition, indicating that this partition's data          describes the activity of the z/VM partition itself.        Additionally, logical partition and logical processor       information about the z/OS guest and z/VM partitions is       available in the CPU Activity (RMFLPA) report.       (0323)     o  New Hiperdispatch Indicator in HARCPU, HARIPU, HARLPC,       and HARVPA Files        A new Hiperdispatch Support Indicator (PRSMHIPS) data       element is added to the CPU Activity (HARCPU),       Individual Processor Activity (HARIPU), PR/SM LPAR       Config/Activity (HARLPC), and PR/SM Logical Proc       Activity (HARVPA) files.  This indicator allows better       readability of the CPU Activity (RMFLPA) report for       systems that do not support Hiperdispatch mode.       (0324)     o  Swap Data Sets References Removed        All references to swap data sets, unsupported with z/OS,       are removed from the product.  Note that the label of       the Page/Swap Data Set Activity (SCPPSD) file is changed       to Page Data Set Activity File.       (0325)     o  Documentation Updates        References to old technologies are removed from data       dictionary members.  

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RMF6945

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  RMF6945   DATE:  February 6, 2012   SUBJECT:  CA MICS Hardware and SCP Analyzer Maintenance Level            Set for r12.7   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 RMF6940   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Hardware and SCP Analyzer:     A level-setting product change to close off maintenance for    the end of the CA MICS r12.7 development cycle.    (0328)   

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SMF6922

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  SMF6922   DATE:  April 6, 2011   SUBJECT:  Specification of Inquiry Execution-time Parameters            and Cumulative Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  SMF6920   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer:     o  Corrected Specification of Inquiry Exec-time Parameters     o  Activated Saving of Inquiry Execution-time Parameters     o  Improved BAT_SA Delta Processing   Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Corrected Specification of Inquiry Exec-time Parameters        After application of product change BAS7630, first       delivered with r12.5, the administrator may be unable to       define execution-time parameters for an inquiry       specified to be run in a Production Reporting jobstream.       A Dialog Assist error panel is displayed.  This error is       corrected.       (0217)     o  Activated Saving of Inquiry Execution-time Parameters        Execution-time parameters specified by a user are now       saved for the following 2 inquiries:          SMFLS1 - Address Space zAAP CPU Activity         SMFLS2 - Address Space zIIP CPU Activity        (0218)     o  Improved BAT_SA Delta Processing        With a further refinement after product change SMF6910,       the System Address Space Activity (BAT_SA) file will       have fewer overstated values.  Note the following       concerns:        Since many system address spaces have the same JOB name       and address space identification (ASID) across an IPL       boundary, it is occasionally impossible to determine for       certain that a new JOB has begun.  This interferes with       delta processing for file BAT_SA.        Large values for some data elements like PGMACTTM are       correct when a system address space is encountered in       the input SMF data for the first time and delta       processing is not invoked.       (0219)   

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SMF6926

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  SMF6926   DATE:  December 16, 2011  REVISED: April 30, 2012   SUBJECT:  BATSPL File Updates and MICF Abstracts/Samples            Additions   PREREQUISITES:  SMF6920   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  SMF6925    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer:     o  Batch User Spool Activity (BATSPL) file is Updated     o  Add MICF Abstracts and Samples for CSVs and MBO Reports     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Batch User Spool Activity (BATSPL) file is Updated        -  Subsystem Identifier (SUBSYSID) and Device Name          (DEVNAME) data elements are now sequence fields.          (220)        -  SUBSYSID is updated to contain 'VPS' when a SMF type          6 record is generated by VTAM Printer Support (VPS).          A SMF type 6 record is identified as VPS when data          element UCS Image ID (SPLUCSID) contains the value          of 'VPS'.          (221)     o  Add MICF Abstracts and Samples for CSVs and MBO Reports        Updates have been made to add Management Objective       report abstracts and samples to the MICF catalog       display. Abstracts for CSV extracts are also added.       This provides the means to view documentation       and sample reports before running the inquiries.       (222)   

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SMF6930

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  SMF6930   DATE:     June 10, 2011   SUBJECT:  JOBGROUP Target Turnaround Time Allows Seconds            Expression   PREREQUISITES:  SMF6920   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer:        Seconds now can be expressed in the target turnaround       time definition in the GROUP statement in       prefix.MICS.PARMS(JOBGROUP).        The GROUP statement is updated using one of the       following formats:        GROUP nnn mmmmmm    sf 'descriptive text' or       GROUP nnn mmmmmm:ss sf 'descriptive text'        The JOBGROUP routines will behave exactly as before       if using the same prefix.MICS.PARMS(JOBGROUP) GROUP       parameters to define target turnaround time after       SMF6930 is applied.        Refer to section 7.3.2.3 GROUP Statements in the CA MICS       Batch and Operations Analyzer Guide for more       information.        (0223)   

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SMF6940

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  SMF6940   DATE: October 21, 2011   SUBJECT:  z/OS 1.13 Enhancements and Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7680 SMF6920   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  SMF6935   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer:     o  z/OS Version 1 Release 13 Enhancements     o  Change Initiator CPU Time Elements to Essential     o  JOBCOPY and JOBSCAN Accumulated     o  Right Justify JESJOBNO     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  z/OS Version 1 Release 13 Enhancements        This product change includes the following enhancements       for z/OS Version 1 Release 13:        -  New Logstream Reporting Information Added to OPSOPI          File           New data elements which represent System Maintenance          Facilities (SMF) logstream storage allocations and          usage are added to the Operations Incident (OPSOPI)          file.           The new data elements are derived from the new          Logstream Statistics section added to the SMF type 23          record.        -  SPLIPADR is Updated for IPV6           Data element TCP/IP Trans Destination Address          (SPLIPADR) is updated to contain the IPV6 IP address          derived from field SMF6IPV6 in the File Transfer          Section of IBM's Print Services Facility (PSF),          SMF type 6 record.        -  New Specialty Engine Data Elements in BATMUG File           New data elements with normalization factors, and the          CPU time used when products are dispatched on zIIP or          zAAP specialty engines are added to the Measured          Usage (BATMUG) file.        -  Performance Indicators Added to Step and Job Files           Address Space Has Incomplete Data (fffASPIN) and          Address Space Class Rule Matched (fffASCRM) are          added to the step-level and job-level files.        -  New Missed I/O Activity Data Elements Added to Step          and Job Files           Data elements Missed EXCPS (fffMSEXP) and Missed          Device Connect Time (fffMSDCT) are added to the          step-level and job-level files.        Refer to Appendix A for a list of the new and updated       data elements, and for detailed data element       information, see the data dictionary entries.        (0224)     o  Change Initiator CPU Time Elements to Essential        Six initiator CPU time data elements data elements are       now defined as essential in step-level and job level       files in sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(SMFGENIN).        Step-level files:         PGMICPTM - Initiator CPU Time        PGMISRTM - Step Initiator SRB Time        PGMITCTM - Step Initiator TCB Time        Job-level files:         JOBICPTM - Initiator CPU Time        JOBISRTM - Job Initiator SRB Time        JOBITCTM - Job Initiator TCB Time        (0225)     o  JOBCOPY and JOBSCAN Accumulated        Data elements TYPRUN=COPY Specified (JOBCOPY) and       TYPRUN=SCAN Specified (JOBSCAN) are now accumulated       rather than retained.       (0226)     o  Right Justify JESJOBNO        When JES Job Number (JESJOBNO) is less than 7 digits, it       is right justified to align with 7 digit JES job numbers       in PROC PRINT listings and reports.        After SMF6940 is applied, if you do any reporting which       uses database files from multiple cycles, JESJOBNO will       be misaligned in your reports.        Ad hoc SAS code which selects observations or does       comparisons based on JES Job Number (JESJOBNO), should       either use the LEFT function, or imbed blanks at the       beginning of the JESJOBNO literal if the job number is       less than 7 digits.       (0227)   

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SMF6943

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  SMF6943   DATE:  January 13, 2012   SUBJECT:  AUDIT ARCHIVE Abend U0999 After SMF6940   PREREQUISITES:  SMF6940   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer:     The AUDIT ARCHIVE stand-alone job or the AUDIT ARCHIVE job    step in the WEEKLY job may abend with code U0999.  This    occurs only when the Batch User Job Activity File (BATJOB)    is included in the archive.    (0232)   

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SMF6945

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  SMF6945   DATE:  January 31, 2011   SUBJECT:  CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer Level Set for            r12.7    PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 SMF6922 SMF6926 SMF6930 SMF6943   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Batch and Operations Analyzer:     A level-setting product change to close off maintenance for    the end of the CA MICS r12.7 development cycle.    (0233)   

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TAP7058

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  TAP7058   DATE:  July 22, 2011   SUBJECT:  Incorrect Data Element Values in HHA Files   PREREQUISITES:  TAP7051   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Tape Analyzer Option:     o  Corrected Missing Values in HVTHHA File Data Elements     o  Corrected Allocation of Drive and Mount Statistics     o  Minor Message Text Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below:     o  Corrected Missing Values in HVTHHA File Data Elements        In a TS77xx hybrid environment where some TS77xx       clusters do not contain physical tape devices, SAS       missing values have been found in the Recording Interval       Time (DURATION) and Number of Recording Intervals       (INTERVLS) data elements in the Hydra Hnode Activity       (HVTHHA) file.  This error is corrected.       (0028)     o  Corrected Allocation of Drive and Mount Statistics        In a TS77xx hybrid environment where some TS77xx       clusters do not contain physical tape devices, Physical       drive and mount statistics have been found in the Hydra       Hnode Activity (HVTHHA) file for a cluster (HVTCLID)       that does not have physical devices attached.       Conversely, a cluster having devices attached may not       show any drive or mount statistics.  This error is       corrected.       (0029)   

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TAP7070

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  TAP7070   DATE:  September 21, 2011   SUBJECT:  Support for TS7700 Statistical Format v2.0   PREREQUISITES:  TAP7054   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Tape Analyzer Option:     o  Support for TS7700 Statistical Format v2.0     o  Minor documentation updates      Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  Support for TS7700 Statistical Format v2.0        Support for IBM Virtualization Engine TS7700 Series       Statistical Data Format v2.0.        - Three new fields have been added to the data and are         carried in the database.        - Added protection against unexpected new versions of         TS7700 input data.  When data from an unexpected         version is encountered in the raw data, message         VTS00054E will be written to the MICSLOG and the         records rejected.          See "APPENDIX A" for a complete list of all data         elements affected with this change.          (30)   

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TAP7075

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  TAP7075   DATE:  December 29, 2011   SUBJECT:  Support for TS7700 Statistical Format v2.0a   PREREQUISITES:  TAP7070 TAP7058 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  TAP7074    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Tape Analyzer Option:        Support for IBM Virtualization Engine TS7700 Series       Statistical Data Format v2.0a.        (32)   

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TDM6297

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  TDM6297   DATE:  December 16, 2011   SUBJECT:  Missing Source Members Cause DAILY Job Abends   PREREQUISITES:  TDM6295 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  TDM6296    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Application Extension Option for    Tandem.     Two sharedprefix.MICS.SOURCE members missing from product    change TDM6295, first delivered with R12.5, are now    delivered.  The absence of these members causes the abend    of DAILY jobs processing ZMS style measure data.    (0021)   

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VCA6680

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VCA6680   DATE:  October 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  New Volume Serial and Extended Format Data Elements   PREREQUISITES:  VCA6654 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:   VCC6680   SUPERSEDES:  None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Space Analyzer Option:     o  New First Volume Data Element in the HSMMIG and HSBBAC       Files     o  New Extended Format Data Element in VCA_VS File     o  Minor Documentation Updates     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  New First Volume Data Element in the HSMMIG and HSBBAC       Files        Data Element First Volume Serial - Migrate (MIGFSTVS) is       added to the Migrated Data (HSMMIG) file. Data element       First Volume Serial - Backup (BACFSTVS) is added to the       Backup Data (HSBBAC) file. These data elements represent       the first source volume serial of migrated or backup       data sets.       (0088)     o  New Extended Format Data Element in the VCA_VS File        Data Element Extended Format Data Set (DAAEFDS) is added       to the VSAM Data Set Allocation (VCA_VS) file.       (0089)   

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VCC6680

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VCC6680   DATE:  October 15, 2011   SUBJECT:  New Data Elements and Consolidated Maintenance   PREREQUISITES:  VCC6550 BAS7705   COREQUISITES:  VCA6680   SUPERSEDES:  VCC6552 VCC6554 VCC6556 VCC6558 VCC6561    DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solutions for the CA MICS Space Collector Option:     o  S0C4 ABEND in DCB Open Exit in VCCNTRL     o  New First Volume Data Elements in HSMMIG and HSBBAC       Files     o  New Extended Format Data Element in the VCA_VS File     o  Master Catalog Excluded from Processing     o  Correction to the VCCAEXIT Sample User Exit     o  VVDS and BCS Data Sets Scan     Details associated with these solutions are provided below.     o  S0C4 ABEND in DCB Open Exit in VCCNTRL        A S0C4 ABEND may occur in the DCB open exit in VCCNTRL.       This has been corrected.       (0139)     o  New First Volume Data Elements in HSMMIG and HSBBAC       Files        Data elements First Volume Serial - Migrate (MIGFSTVS)       is added to Migrated Data (HSMMIG) file and First Volume       Serial - Backup (BACFSTVS) is added to Backup Data       (HSBBAC) file. These data elements represent the first       source volume serial of migrated or backup data sets.       (0137)     o  New Extended Format Data Element in the VCA_VS File        Data Element Extended Format Data Set (DAAEFDS) is added       to the VSAM Data Set Allocation (VCA_VS) file.       (0136)     o  Master Catalog Excluded from Processing        When the master catalog resides on a PPRC secondary       volume, it is not correctly identified during UCBSCAN       processing when the device is defined on Subchannel Set       1. Scan processing has been updated to also look for       "special" devices which include 3390S and 3390D device       types.       (0135)     o  Correction to the VCCAEXIT Sample User Exit        After application of VCC6530, first delivered with r12       SP4 (PSP0904), the sample user exit (VCCAEXIT) points to       the buffer prefix rather than the output record buffer.       This product change corrects the error.       (0134)     o  VVDS and BCS Data Sets Scan        After application of VCC6550, if an EXCLUDECAT statement       was specified and no EXCLUDVVDS statement was present,       VVDS data sets were not scanned during VSAM scan       processing. If an EXCLUDVVDS statement was specified and       no EXCLUDECAT statement was present, BCS catalogs were       not scanned. This has been corrected.       (0133)  

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VMC6632

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VMC6632   DATE:  March 18, 2011   SUBJECT:  Correct Negative Values in VMXVXU and VMXSGP Data            Elements   PREREQUISITES: BAS7680 VMC6630   COREQUISITES: None   SUPERSEDES: None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change provides the following    solution for the CA MICS Resource Management Analyzer    Option for VM/CMS:     When duplicate monitor data is processed in the CA MICS    DAILY job step DAY080, negative values can be produced in    several data elements of the User Activity Sample Data    (VMXVXU) file and one data element of the System Global    Data (VMXSGP) file. The condition causing the negative    values has been corrected for the following data elements:       VMXSGP - System Global Data File        SGPPAXWT - Pages Written to XSTOR for Private Addr       VMXVXU - VMX User Activity Sample Data File        VXUCONIO - Start Requests to Virtual Console       VXUCTMIG - Pages Migrated to DASD from XSTOR       VXUCTXRD - Number of PAGINs       VXUCTXWT - Number of PAGOUTs       VXUDASIO - Start Requests to Virtual DASD       VXUMDCIA - Count of SSCHs Avoided by MDC Read Hits       VXUPGFLT - Page Faults       VXUPGSPL - Pages Spooled       VXUPGRIO - Page Read I/Os Issued       VXUPGWIO - Page Write I/Os Issued       VXUSFIUC - Data Successfully Sent by IUCV From User       VXUSPRIO - Spool Read I/Os Issued       VXUSTIUC - Data Successfully Sent by IUCV To User       VXUTTIME - Total CPU Time Used       VXUTVPTM - Total Virtual CPU Time on Primary Processor       VXUTVSTM - Total Virtual CPU Time on Secondary       VXUVSPTM - Virtual + Simulation CPU Time on Primary       VXUVSSTM - Virtual + Simulation CPU Time on Secondary       VXUVTIME - Virtual CPU Time Used     (0085)   

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VMC6633

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VMC6633   DATE:  June 2, 2011   SUBJECT:  Correct VMC CGEN failure after VMC6630   PREREQUISITES: VMC6630   COREQUISITES: None   SUPERSEDES: None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change provides the following    solution for the CA MICS Resource Management Analyzer    Option for VM/CMS:     If the ECPMF or NOECPMF keyword if not specified on the    OPTION statement in sharedprefix.MICS.GENLIB(VMCGENIN),    it will default to NOECPMF.    (0086)   

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VMC6634

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VMC6634   DATE:  November 7, 2011   SUBJECT:  Prevent ABEND on Missing VMCINTTS Element   PREREQUISITES: VMC6630   COREQUISITES: None   SUPERSEDES: None    DESCRIPTION:  This product change provides the following    solution for the CA MICS Resource Management Analyzer    Option for VM/CMS:     The DAILY no longer fails with a U0999 ABEND "BY variables    not properly sorted error" for file WORKnn.VMXCPZ00 or    WORK.VMXCPZ00.    (0087)   

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VMC6650

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VMC6650   DATE:  November 30, 2011   SUBJECT: z/VM 6.2 Support   PREREQUISITES: VMC6630   COREQUISITES: None   SUPERSEDES: VMC6636    DESCRIPTION:  This product change provides the following    solutions for the CA MICS Analyzer Option for VM/CMS:       o z/VM 6.2 Support       o Channel Subsystem ID populated in VMXCPM file       o New z/VM 6.2 Related Data Elements Added       o VMXLPA & VMXLS1/2/3 Inquiries Handle Missing Files      Details associated with these solutions are provided below:       o z/VM 6.2 Support         The VM release validation module is updated to properly        identify MONITOR data generated by VM systems running        z/VM Version 6 Release 2.  Data element VM System        Release Level (VMLEVEL) is set to 'z/VM V6 R2.0' when        z/VM Version 6 Release 2 monitor data is processed.        (88)       o Channel Subsystem ID populated in VMXCPM file         Commencing with VM 6.2, the Channel subsystem (CSS) ID        is available in the Monitor Domain, System Configuration        record.  The CSS ID value is populated in the VM Channel        Path Measurement (VMXCPM) file's VMXCSSID key sequence        field.        (90)       o New z/VM 6.2 Related Data Elements Added         New guest relocation and z/VM 6.2 related data elements        are added to the following files:           VMXLCP - VMX Logical Processor Activity File          VMXSCF - VMX System Configuration File          VMXSGP - VMX System Global Data File          VMXVXF - VMX User Data Configuration File          VMXVXT - VMX User Transaction Data File          VMXVXU - VMX User Activity Sample Data File         See Appendix A for a list of new data elements, and        refer to the data dictionary entries for detailed data        element information.        (91)       o VMXLPA & VMXLS1/2/3 Inquiries Handle Missing Files         The following inquiries read input from the VM Channel Path        Measurements (VMXCPM) file:           VMXLPA - VM Channel Path Activity Report          VMXLS1 - VM Channel Path Load Analysis          VMXLS2 - VM FICON Channel Path Load Analysis          VMXLS3 - VM HiperSocket Channel Path Activity         When the input file does not exist in the associated        unit database being accessed, the inquiry terminates        with ABEND code U0998 and an appropriate message in        the MICS log.        (0089)   

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VMC6655

  PRODUCT CHANGE:  VMC6655   DATE:  February 16, 2012   SUBJECT:  CA MICS Analyzer for VM/CMS Level Set for r12.7   PREREQUISITES:  BAS7705 VMC6632 VMC6633 VMC6634 VMC6650   COREQUISITES:  None   SUPERSEDES:  None   DESCRIPTION:  This product change includes the following    solution for the CA MICS Analyzer for VM/CMS:     A level-setting product change to close off maintenance for    the end of the CA MICS r12.7 development cycle.    (0094)   

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