Tips About Endevor Native and External Security: When you issue an ARCHIVE Element action, Endevor does a single call to security for ARCHIVE, whether or not you are doing a delete as well. With ESI(External security Interface) only, the only way around this is to give ARCHIVE...
Studies have shown BDAM Elibs to be more efficient and provide better performance than VSAM Elibs. However, IBM does not allow BDAM files to span volumes. Therefore, if you can keep your file(s) to a single volume, use BDAM; otherwise use VSAM for multi-volume files.
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