Cloud Data Manager

z/OS Agent

Software

Requirement

Supported values

z/OS version

z/OS V2R1 and above

Java version

Java 8 64-bit SR5 FP16 and up with JZOS setup complete

Latest Java for z/OS can be downloaded from IBM's website here: https://developer.ibm.com/javasdk/support/zos/#v8

Maintenance level

IBM APAR OA52913 - Required for archive using SMS attributes

IBM APAR OA58743 - Optional, to fix possible S878 agent abends

IBM APAR OA58113 - for DFDSS restore of extended format data sets

Hardware

Requirement

Supported values

Memory

1GB per LPAR

DASD space

Minimum 200 cylinders for a Model9 ZFS allocation

Security

Requirement

Supported values

Permissions of user running installation process

OMVS SEGMENT defined

BPX.SUPERUSER

CL(FACILITY)

ACC(READ)

SUPERUSER.FILESYS.MOUNT

CL(UNIXPRIV)

ACC(UPDATE)

BPX.FILEATTR.APF

CL(FACILITY)

ACC(READ)

BPX.FILEATTR.PROGCTL

CL(FACILITY)

ACC(READ)

BPX.FILEATTR.SHARELIB

CL(FACILITY)

ACC(READ)

Network

Requirement

Supported values

TCP/IP MTU size

Minimum 1492. Use the NETSTAT GATE command to check the defined MTU size, it is noted in column “pkt sz” of the “default” line