z/OS Version 1 Release 9 Implementation

An IBM Redbooks publication

Published 28 December 2007, updated 08 January 2008

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ISBN-10: 0738488607
ISBN-13: 9780738488608
IBM Form #: SG24-7427-00
(546 pages)

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Authors: Paul Rogers, Paul-Robert Hering, Lutz Kuehner, Jean-Louis Lafitte, Marcos Minatto, Jacqueline Mourao, Meganen Naidoo, Gil Peleg, Evanir Philipi, Giancarlo Rodolfi


This IBM Redbooks publication describes the functional enhancements to IBM z/OS for Version 1 Release 9 (z/OS V1R9). These enhancements are designed to help installations install, tailor, migrate, and configure z/OS V1R9.
This book describes the new enhancements as follows:
- z/OS Version 1 Release 9 overview
- Installation and migration to z/OS V1R9
- Coupling Facility enhancements
- ICSF support for PKCS #11
- Allocation dynamic storage improvements
- System Logger enhancements
- SMF recording to log streams
- GRS enhancements
- Message Flood Automation
- Workload Manager (WLM) enhancements
- C/C ++ enhancements
- ISPF enhancements
- Security enhancements
- z/OS Communication Server
- New faces of z/OS
- System REXX™ for z/OS
- z/OS XL C Metal option
- z/OS UNIX System Services
- SDSF enhancements
- Program management enhancements
- JES2 and JES3 enhancements
- IBM Health Checker for z/OS
- DFSMS enhancements
- Large format data sets
- RMF enhancements
- XML enhancements
- RRS enhancements
- Language Environment

Table of contents

Chapter 1. z/OS Version 1 Release 9
Chapter 2. Installation considerations
Chapter 3. Coupling facility enhancements
Chapter 4. ICSF support for PKCS #11
Chapter 5. Allocation dynamic storage improvements
Chapter 6. System Logger enhancements
Chapter 7. SMF recording to log streams
Chapter 8. GRS enhancements
Chapter 9. Message Flood Automation
Chapter 10. WLM enhancements
Chapter 11. C/C ++ enhancements
Chapter 12. ISPF enhancements
Chapter 13. Security enhancements
Chapter 14. z/OS Communication Server
Chapter 15. New faces of z/OS
Chapter 16. System REXX for z/OS
Chapter 17. z/OS XL C/C++ METAL option
Chapter 18. z/OS UNIX System Services
Chapter 19. SDSF enhancements
Chapter 20. Program management enhancements
Chapter 21. JES2 and JES3 enhancements
Chapter 22. IBM Health Checker for z/OS
Chapter 23. DFSMS enhancements
Chapter 24. Large format data sets
Chapter 25. RMF enhancements
Chapter 26. XML enhancements
Chapter 27. RRS enhancements
Chapter 28. Language Environment
Appendix A. METAL option of XL C compiler
Appendix B. System REXX for z/OS
Appendix C. z/OS Communications Server

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