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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Oct 22, 2019

Utilize IMS Catalog when creating virtual tables

Per IBM direction, we are currently working towards fully populating the IMS catalog.  This catalog could be used in a similar manner to the Db2 catalog when creating DVM virtual tables.  Instead of providing the DBD, PSB and copybooks when creating a virtual table, the user could simply use the catalog to navigate to the specific IMS segment and launch the virtual table wizard from there.

Needed by Date Dec 31, 2019
  • Guest
    Jun 29, 2021

    [6/29/21] Waiting on Dev to establish GA date so APAR can be created.

  • Guest
    Jun 29, 2021

    [6/29/21] Waiting on Dev to set GA date.