This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes how the CICS® Explorer™ can be used to aid configuration and administration of the CICS Transaction Gateway for z/OS®. Starting from a basic system configuration, it takes you through the steps to create a high availability topology and implement request monitoring.
At a high level, the procedures described are:
It is assumed that the reader has CICS Explorer available with the CICS SM and z/OS perspectives operational.
Basic setup of CICS TG for z/OS
Set up CICS TG plug-in for CICS Explorer
Configure connections in CICS TS
Configure CICS connections in CICS TG
Set up and run workload
Setting up High Availability for CICS TG
Set up Request Monitoring for CICS TG