Manage your mainframe performance proactively
To keep your business running smoothly, you need mainframe management that does more than just monitor and display. BMC MainView gives you the power to diagnose problems, minimize risk, and cut costs.
- Lower costs with more efficient monitoring.
- Find and fix problems early to prevent costly outages and slowdowns.
- Improve availability and productivity by automating and simplifying performance tasks.
- Streamline application performance tuning using BMC's seamless integration with Compuware Strobe.
A mainframe management solution that does it all
MainView makes system management easy with proactive monitoring, automated problem solving, and storage solutions.
Real-time and historical monitoring
Find and fix problems before outages occur by identifying patterns.
Single point of monitoring
Improve Mean Time to Repair (MTTR) with fast diagnosis of problems.
Automatic threshold determination
Improve alarm and alert effectiveness with automated notifications of issues.
Shared data collections
Save CPU cycles using shared resources.
Smart Loop Check
Reduce mainframe costs and slash wasteful resource consumption with automated monitoring.
Offload CPU resources
Gain efficiency by offloading up to 70% of CPU resources to zIIPs.
Track transactions across systems and subsystems
Identify the cause of an issue quickly and easily.
Replace cluttered consoles for zEnterprise® with a single interface.
Deep analytical application performance tuning
BMC MainView and Compuware Strobe work together seamlessly to reduce costs and pinpoint application inefficiencies.
“By being able to proactively monitor our mainframe systems and react to potential issues [with MainView], our organization has been able to provide superior support to our clients.”— Bob Hadden, IT Specialist, Fiserv, Inc.
Mainframe performance monitoring and automation for every environmentGet proactive about managing your mainframe, no matter what type of environment you’re running. MainView comes in a variety of options—you’re bound to find one or more that fit.
BMC MainView Automation helps you master your mainframe automation processes and provides consolidated console management across your mainframe environment.
BMC MainView for Java Environments provides insight into how Java is consuming resources and affecting application performance and availability.
Simplify the management and maintenance of your IBM Information Management System (IMS) environment—no matter how complex—with BMC MainView for IMS Management.
BMC MainView for DB2 Management offers consolidated controls for optimizing performance across your DB2 environment.
BMC MainView for CICS Management provides a powerful, centralized point of control from which you can maximize the efficiency of your Customer information Control System (CICS) subsystems.
Optimize your z/OS and z/OS Unix mainframe environment with the help of the monitoring and configuration tools in BMC MainView Monitoring.
Keep your IBM MQ environment healthy with the monitoring and automation power of BMC MainView Message Management.
Optimize the performance of your enterprise storage resources with the solutions in BMC’s MainView Mainframe Storage Resource Management product line.
BMC MainView Batch Optimizer is the only solution that optimizes batch workloads without the need for costly and time consuming manual changes to jobs or Job Control Language (JCL).
Minimize the risk of connectivity problems in your mainframe network with BMC MainView for Networks.
Reduce your MLC costs with MainView Cost Optimization
Looking to super-charge your MLC cost savings? BMC MainView Cost Optimization provides an integrated solution that combines the power of Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise and Intelligent Capping for zEnterprise. Visit the product pages and datasheet below, for more information.
BMC Cost Analyzer for zEnterprise is an easy-to-use solution for reducing IBM® Monthly License Charge (MLC) costs by anywhere from 5% to more than 20%, through insightful reporting and predictive planning.
BMC Intelligent Capping (iCap) for zEnterprise dynamically automates and optimizes defined capacity settings to lower MLC.
"BMC MainView enables us to monitor and rapidly resolve mainframe performance issues."— TechValidate research survey response