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The Do’s and Don’ts of Mainframe Modernization Webcast Replay

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Guest speaker Forrester Principal Analyst Robert Stroud and Compuware FTS Director Reid Boddie provide an analysis of the biggest challenges organizations face and best practices for and supporting case studies about adopting enterprise DevOps to solve development and delivery challenges.

Data Center Savings and ThruPut Manager

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ThruPut Manager is an unprecedented z/OS JES2 batch workload automation solution. This overview discusses three ways ThruPut Manager automation can positively impact the datacenter’s budget this year and each year hereafter—MLC reduction, deferral of hardware upgrades, and ISV software license savings.

Production Batch and ThruPut Manager

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This paper explores how ThruPut Manager automation improves your batch environment and addresses issues particular to z/OS production batch, regardless of which job scheduler you use. Key to the automation of batch workload are ThruPut Manager dynamic initiators.

Soft Capping and ThruPut Manager

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This paper introduces IBM’s Sub-Capacity Pricing, hard and soft capping, and the Rolling Four-Hour average (R4HA), as well as an overview of the Automated Capacity Management feature of ThruPut Manager, which can automatically defer or constrain low priority batch to lower the monthly peak R4HA and result in significant software savings.

Break Down Those Silos To Gain Business Agility

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Information Week | Chris O'Malley

Mar 2017

Should You Fire Conscientious Objectors

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Information Week | Chris O'Malley

Mar 2017

Increase Mainframe Quality and Value with Compuware, SonarSource and Jenkins

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The integration of Compuware Topaz, Jenkins & SonarSource's SonarQube provides metrics to help managers increase the agility of the mainframe.

Verizon’s Experience with Capping and MLC Reduction

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Chris Prenatt, Senior System Engineer, describes his Verizon experience of reducing MLC without impacting service quality.

Verizon is an Automation Leader

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Chris Prenatt, Senior Systems Engineer with Verizon, chats with Al Lindstrom of MVS Solutions about Automated Capacity Management and ThruPut Manager.

Using Compuware Strobe to Save CPU: Four Real-life Cases from the Files of CPT Global

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CPT Global, a worldwide IT consulting services firm specializing in capacity planning, performance tuning and testing, uses Compuware Strobe to help customers save CPU.

A Day in the Life of an Agile Mainframe Developer Webcast Replay

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Learn how Compuware products ISPW and Topaz for Total Test can help improve efficiency and productivity for today's mainframe developer.

The death of bimodal IT: Why only one speed (fast) will do

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GCN | Claire Bailey

Feb 2017

Topaz for Total Test

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IT Business Net | Chris O'Malley

Feb 2017

Survey Shows US CIOs Getting A GDPR Headache

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InformationWeek | Marcin Grabinski

Feb 2017

Ten Steps to True Mainframe Agility

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To remain competitive in an app-centric economy, mainframes must be as adaptive as other platforms, and enterprise IT must be able to manage DevOps in an integrated manner across mainframe, distributed and cloud. This e-book lays out a plan for doing exactly that.

Executive Viewpoint 2017: Compuware – Mainstreaming the Mainframe

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Virtual Strategy Magazine | Chris O'Malley

Feb 2017

Seven Considerations to Help Ease Your COBOL Next-Gen Migration

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Enterprise Tech Journal | Jim Liebert and Dave Kartzman

Feb 2017

The Importance of Chat Apps for Mainframe Teams

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Enterprise Tech Journal | Mark Schettenhelm

Feb 2017

Reduce Time to Resolution of Mainframe Abends with Compuware Abend-AID

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Abend-AID helps developers better understand faults that occur on the mainframe and reduce time to resolution

Getting the Mainframe Up to DevOps Speed

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DevOps Digest | Chris O'Malley

Jan 2017

Crowdsourcing CX Across Your Organization

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Enterprise Executive | David Bernardi

Jan 2017

How Mainframe Innovation Can Help Modernize Federal IT

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Enterprise Executive | Claire Bailey

Jan 2017

Compuware’s Acquisition of MVS Solutions Advances Its Leadership of Mainframe Renaissance

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Popular ThruPut Manager® Batch Automation Extends Enterprise Customers’ Cross-Platform DevOps Capabilities

04 Jan 2017