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Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS

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Making the real-time stats externalization optional

The Automation Tool issues the ACCESS DATABASE(*) SPACE(*) MODE(STATS) command whenever the REALTIMESTATS option is used in an exception profile. This default behavior causes some problems: Since the ACCESS command is issued to every DB and TS in ...
12 days ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Under review

For RPN TS, each partition reorged need a separate IC tape drive, need a way to limit the number of tape drives per iteration of REORG for the IC

If 65 partitions of a RPN with NPSIs are being reorg at the same time, 65 IC tape drives would be required. That is excessive and probably all shops can't support that. Even when no NPSIs, this would be a problem. HAA generates LISTPARTS 4096 w...
6 months ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Detect like-named objects and convert to non-part objects on current SSID

Object Profile contained some like-named objects that were added to the profile when they were Partitioned and now they are no longer Partitioned. This would require us to update the Object Profile for those objects and resubmit the job.
about 2 months ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

HAA$UREO - Max Tape Vols/DASD Units should be created on HAA$DSD as separate fields

Seems having Max Tape Vols/DASD Units is dangerous. These should be separated into two different entry fields. VOLCNT is tape volumes, UNCNT is units. Also these should not be on a general panel, HAA$UREO. This should be on HAA$DSD. The fields rea...
11 months ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Planned for future release

Add Support for BLKSZLIM keyword of TEMPLATE utility

Using the Large Block Interface provided by z/OS, the performance of the Db2 COPY utility can be greatly improved when image copy data sets are created on tape. The Db2 Automation Tool does not currently allow the user to specify the BLKSZLIM ke...
3 months ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Option required for viewing complete formatted Advanced SQL in Object Profiles

There is currently no option available to (re)view the complete formatted Advanced SQL in an Automation Tool Object Profile. The only option that is available is to view this SQL is using PF10 / PF11 from panel HAA£OPRU as 80 bytes or so at a tim...
over 2 years ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Delivered

HAA - RUNSTATS grouping all NPSI partitions into one job instead of spreading the objects across multiple jobs

Running RUNSTATS on TS with NPSIs. All partitions were put into the same job instead of being spread across the 20 jobs. This is true for Reorg, but not RUNSTATS.
over 1 year ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Need enhancement in product to be able to have entry fields to be able to specify for NPSI objects CARDF limit to select partitions, such as only reorg up to 100M rows using RTS LASTREORGTIME

Had to develop REXX code to prune the 7B row NPSI TS to 100M row per execution. Product should handle this.
over 1 year ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 1 Functionality already exists

Automation Tool incorrectly building RUNSTAT jobs when TS has NPSI being RUNSTAT

Unfortunately the product has been generating jobs incorrectly from the getgo for RUNSTATS. When using load balancing across 20 jobs, the partitions should be spread across the 20 jobs. This works when the NPSI is not having RUNSTATS. When the ...
over 2 years ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration

HAA$JOPT support REXX for USER Exit Names

Reorging of TS with NPSI in the maintenance window causes increase elapsed time and shortage of DASD. Need the capability in HAA eliminate partitions over a certain row amount. We use 100M. Using this the reorgs do not abend. Each week the nex...
over 2 years ago in Db2 Automation Tool for z/OS 0 Future consideration