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OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS

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Add exclude filtering in the Snapshot History function

We're experiencing a problem as described in case TS007930116 in which we're unable to see data from all Db2 members in the thread history. In testing we found that by limiting the number of threads thru use of the collection filter (in our test w...
7 months ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Omegamon PE Client - Non-admin install option

Admin access to company workstations is not an option any more. This is a call to provide a non-admin install option going forward for the OMPE PE Workstation Client.
10 months ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

better support for filter capabilities

The Customer manages 100+ DB2 systems, they have to repetatively enter filter commands in the active thread display (so that only the relevant information is displayed) which is often quite different for different Db2 systems. They would like: a) ...
over 1 year ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 1 Not under consideration

provide a parameter in exception profiling job

Please refer to case: TS004001032 The exception profiling job failed if the input data includes one of the following data: includes multiple systems SMF records Db2 SMF data other than IFCIDs (1,2,3) There are two workarounds: run OMPE RECTRACE wi...
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Unable to determine status with in thread summary sight

In the THREAD-Summary-Sight of the product you see the threads of a Data-Sharing System. The problem is the content of the column 'STATUS' of the thread looking from the remote side. This status changes from 'IN-SQL-CALL' to 'IN-DB2'. But this...
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Not under consideration

Specify Application Trace

Customer is complaining that he is unable to perform traces on DB2 threads coming from the distributed side. These threads arrive all to DB2 with the same plan name ('DISTSERV'), and the only way to tell them apart is to use the Correlation ID (CO...
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Functionality already exists

Need to have object analysis

Although Object Analysis is available in Omegamon II for DB2 (3270 interface), at the moment,it is not supported in the TEP display, unless the customer has a data sharing environment. The customer does not have a Plex environment. For this reason...
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Future consideration

OMPE Extended support expert not available in TEP

OmPE Extended Support Expert (SW) confirmed that OmPE Classic ZOJA2 panel's "% IN USE" field is not available on TEP. RFE http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/rfe/execute?use_case=viewRfe&CR_ID=31043
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Allow object analysis to have interval value

We've been told a few times by IBM that by default, we should not start the Object Analysis (OA) function of Omegamon for DB2 at product startup. The main reason being it is too costly - CPU-wise - to run all the time if nobody will look at the da...
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Future consideration

Highest number of data recording value

In TEP section "DB2 States Attributes" we have a field that informs of the current number of open data sets. However Omegamon provides this info based on the value obtained at a given moment (snapshot). The requirement is to have the information f...
almost 2 years ago in OMEGAMON XE for Db2 Performance Expert for z/OS 0 Future consideration