Nastel Solutions for IBM Mainframes

Nastel AutoPilot provides rich support for monitoring application performance in the IBM mainframe environment. AutoPilot automatically discovers, monitors, and analyzes the performance of z/OS applications utilizing:

  • System Z
  • IBM MQ (interactive and batch)
  • CICS Transaction Server
  • IMS
  • DB2

Nastel works with the IBM® Innovation Center to develop z/OS solutions. See Nastel and the IBM Innovation Center for more details. Nastel is a proud member of the Destination z Community. Also see Nastel on IBM PartnerWorld.

Based on Nastel’s proven virtual complex event processing (CEP) engine for predictive analytics, AutoPilot raises the best-of-breed bar for real-time message and transaction monitoring. It detects, gathers, tracks and analyzes transactions and message data in real-time.

Benefits

  • Identify bottlenecks and other factors that impact application performance
  • Trigger appropriate alerts and corrective actions
  • Gain transaction visibility
  • Measure actual against expected performance
  • Detect SLA violations

AutoPilot also logs data to a database, and provides reports for:

  • Analyzing data
  • Troubleshooting transaction problems

Note: Transaction and message data are obtained from locally deployed transaction probes for transaction process applications.

Features

  • Tracks transaction paths end-to-end
  • Detects delayed and incomplete transactions
  • Analyzes transaction throughput and message volume in real-time
  • Detects transactions with monetary value using rules set in the user-configured transaction probe
  • Compiles built-in reports about transaction activity on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis
  • Includes user-defined, rule-based policies for real-time monitoring of all message exchanges
  • Provides proactive notification and automated actions based on user-defined criteria

Nastel is an IBM Advanced Business Partner