Resiliency is an integral part of the IBM Z platform. The IBM Z Cyber Vault solution is a concept for addressing data corruption whether through malicious intent, human error or failure of hardware or software. This blog discusses one part of the software stack that brings added value to this resiliency solution. It provides some very specific functions and capabilities to make the recovery process simpler, faster, and less manual. Recover quickly with surgical precision.
This blog focuses on the dire circumstances of a catastrophic recovery involving the entire system. It provides some very specific functions and capabilities to make the recovery process simpler, faster, and less manual. Time is money; IZBR will help save both.
IBM has released functionality for the DS8000 called Transparent Cloud Tiering, which provides movement of archive and backup data directly to cloud storage. TDMF helps balance volumes across connections to provide efficiency and value.
Each year, estimates are IBM Z handles $23 billion worth of ATM transactions and over $7 trillion in credit and debit card transactions. This produces a massive amount of complex data. Considering more than 70% of global Fortune 500 companies use Z mainframes to run their core business functions, that is a lot of data to manage.