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Mainframe Cost Optimization

Cut mainframe costs and boost performance

It all starts with your mainframe

Your business needs an optimized infrastructure that doesn’t break the bank. The key to getting there is attacking your biggest mainframe expense—Monthly License Charge (MLC) software costs. Without compromising on service to your customers, BMC solutions give you the actionable intelligence you need to reduce MLC spending, streamline CPU resources, minimize downtime, and eliminate waste.

Get more from your mainframe

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Find the right optimization solution for your mainframe

Subsystem Optimizer for zEnterprise®

BMC Subsystem Optimizer for zEnterprise provides data access and communication across LPARs, making it possible for the first time to efficiently redirect workloads among DB2, IMS, and CICS instances to reduce MLC.

Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise®

BMC Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise is an easy-to-use solution for reducing IBM® MLC costs by anywhere from 5% to more than 20%, through insightful reporting and predictive planning.

Intelligent Capping (iCap) for zEnterprise®

BMC Intelligent Capping (iCap) for zEnterprise dynamically automates and optimizes defined capacity settings to lower MLC.

Data Management for DB2® on z/OS®

BMC data management solutions for DB2 on z/OS allow you to manage and reduce DB2 operating costs by simplifying and automating your DB2 tasks.

Data Management for IMS

BMC data management solutions for IMS are easy-to-use database and transaction management solutions that reduce your mainframe costs and prevent outages.

MainView

BMC MainView improves the availability and performance of your mainframe business systems with proactive monitoring, automation, and storage solutions.

Related topics:

Mainframe
BMC mainframe solutions streamline your IT, lowering costs while delivering the fast, reliable infrastructure your business needs.
Mainframe MLC Software Cost Management
Analyze and implement MLC cost-reduction strategies to reclaim IT budget without sacrificing service delivery.
Data Center Automation
BMC data center automation solutions increase your IT efficiency, ensure compliance, and automate routine manual processes.

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