To: Broadcom Mainframe Software Customers
From: Broadcom's Mainframe Software Team
Subject: General Availability Announcement for Mainframe Essentials
On behalf of Broadcom, we appreciate your business and the opportunity to provide you with high-quality, innovative software and services. Today, we are pleased to announce that Mainframe Essentials is now available.
Mainframe Essentials is a collaboration of Broadcom Mainframe Software capabilities available to currently licensed Broadcom Mainframe Software customers at no additional charge for the duration of their entitlement to at least one Broadcom Mainframe Software product. With Mainframe Essentials you get the following capabilities:
These capabilities are available to you through:
SYSVIEW® Essentials* - a lightweight, no cost configuration of SYSVIEW Performance Management that performs no data collection.
* Note: If you are using SYSVIEW Performance Management today and have the necessary maintenance applied, you have access to these capabilities with no additional configuration.
Mainframe Resource Intelligence - a SaaS-based solution utilizing a small toolkit to gather data for analysis.
Education offerings specific to these capabilities will be made available soon. The product documentation contains more details about how to get started.
We also encourage you to visit the Educate YouTube channel for more product information.
You can download Mainframe Essentials online at Support where you can also utilize the case management system. To install these capabilities, follow the installation procedures for your product at Tech Docs. If you have any questions or require assistance, contact support.
Should you need any assistance in understanding these new features, or implementing this latest release, our implementation services partners can help. Please contact your local account representative for more information on how they can help. To connect, learn, and share with other customers, join and participate in our Mainframe Community.
For a list of Mainframe Education courses recommended by role, please visit the Learning Paths and select the desired product. We update courses based on functional impact as well as high-demand; therefore, courses created from previous releases may apply to the current release.
Please review our End of Service / End of Life Policy within the Broadcom Software Maintenance Policy Handbook.
Start utilizing these no charge offerings to maximize your mainframe software investment today!!
Thank you again for your business.