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With BMC AMI Ops for Networks (formerly MainView for Networks), you have total visibility and control over your mainframe network resources to resolve problems before they can impact your business.

Prevent mainframe network problems

  • Proactively monitor the network to pinpoint problems before users are impacted
  • Increase system availability by monitoring, managing, and taking action automatically
  • Streamline network management to automatically initiate action when necessary
  • Use exclusive technology to ensure critical workloads are completed on time
Prevent mainframe network problems

Proactively prevent costly mainframe network problems and traffic jams

Quickly resolve network problems arising from connectivity issues

Systems Programmer
  • Comprehensive data: Get easy access to data on every aspect of your mainframe networks—TCP/IP, SNA, and VTAM resources and sessions
  • Intelligent trace analyzer: Take the guesswork out of network performance issues and see packet trace analysis with problems highlighted for faster problem resolution without leaving BMC AMI Ops
  • Workload preferences: Ensure business-critical workloads are completed on time with the ability to control the pace of your TCP/IP traffic
  • Manage VTAM: Take control of the performance and availability of VTAM sessions and resources, including TN3270 session analysis and commands for VTAM resources
  • Dynamic adjustments based on self-learning: Set intelligent dynamic thresholds based on current information as well as business cycles
  • Holistic view: Use real-time and historical data to build analytical reports
  • Resource availability: Automatically start key network resources to minimize application outages and improve availability

Cost-effective, intuitive mainframe network management

VP of IT
  • Visibility: Understand your network health with out-of-the-box dashboards that highlight hardware availability (OSA cards, ports, IP addresses, FTP) and top 10 users by connections, links, and applications
  • Cost control: One hundred percent of data collection is eligible for zIIP offload, reducing MLC costs
  • Ease of use: Easily and accurately change TC/IP configurations without the need to know complex syntax, mitigating risk and enhancing ease of use

Easy to implement and intuitive to use

Universal DBA
  • Easy-to-implement automation: Detect and resolve network problems before they impact the business, with rules-based codeless automation that doesn’t require manual REXX coding
  • Modern user interface: Customizable graphic interface provides a single view and control for all BMC AMI Ops products
  • Automatic data collection: Out-of-the-box smart alarms automatically start and stop collection of diagnostic data for rapid problem remediation
  • Common trace analysis: Support for Wireshark® enables both mainframe and distributed network professionals to use a common trace analysis tool

Getting started with BMC AMI Ops for Networks is easy