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    • Announcing Cyber Resiliency and IBM compatibility enhancements for PowerMax 8000 and VMAX 950F

      Innovation + IBM Z Compatibility = Choice

      • Two-Actor Security and zDP definition persistence for improved Cyber Resiliency
      • IBM Global Mirror Compatibility enables installation into IBM two and three site environments
      • IBM-compatible Transparent Cloud Tiering helps reduce cost using DLm virtual tape and ECS
    • Disk Library for mainframe (DLm) 

      Disk Library for mainframe (DLm) makes synchronous tape and cloud a mainframe reality, enabling organizations to:

      • Consolidate data
      • Eliminate costly storage silos
      • Modernize storage infrastructure to support digital transformation
    • Dell EMC Mainframe Services and Solutions

      Dell EMC offers a comprehensive suite of mainframe solutions and services to provide cyber resiliency, data protection, automated recovery and connectivity for your business backed by 30 years of expertise.

    • Mainframe Storage with DASD

      Disk Library mainframe (DLm)

       

      Dell EMC DLm 8500 provides massive scalability, enhanced cloud integration and enterprise-class data protection and security to support a wide range of mainframe workloads.

      • PowerMax 8000 storage for synonymous all-flash virtual tape and Universal Data Consistency
      • Simplify cloud for long term retention using ECS to eliminate physical tape
      • 5th generation virtual tape for HSM, batch, backup, transactional processing
      • Market-leading capacity and replication plus data deduplication
      • Multi-client support and storage sharing with distributed systems
    • Direct Access Storage Device – Storage for Mainframes

      PowerMax DASD for Mainframe

       

      • New enhanced cyber security feature incorporates IBM SAF and RACF for two person authentication of zDP changes
      • Now supports control unit-based IBM Global Mirror enabling PowerMax flexibility and choice for customers who want to continue using IBM replication
      • New Transparent Cloud Tiering saves space and MIPs by leveraging Dell EMC's storage efficiency
      • New enhancements improve Dell EMC's industry-leading SRDF auto recovery
    • Mainframe Storage with Direct Access Storage Device

      Connectrix FICON Directors for Mainframe

       

      Provide built-in high availability, maximum scalability and unmatched reliability.

      • Delivers high performance to keep pace with all-flash storage environments
      • 32 to 768 mission-critical ports
      • Supports Control Unit Port (CUP)
      • FICON Cascading
    • Direct Access Storage Device for Mainframe Data Storage

      Geographically Dispersed Disaster Restart (GDDR)

       

      GDDR - Your emergency business continuity button.

      • Automated disaster recovery protection
      • Monitors, reacts to, and automates planned AND unplanned DR events
      • Supports mixed z/OS AND distributed systems
      • Minimal setup and customization
      • Automates both DASD and tape DR
    • Essential Resources

      Resources for Mainframe Solutions

    DLm Documentation

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      Dell EMC DLm Cloud Storage for Data Protection and Long-Term Retention

      Read the overview of available options for replacing physical tape with cloud storage.

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      DLm Transforms Mainframe Tape

      Read about the business value and technical benefits of replacing existing tape with Dell EMC DLm.

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      Dell EMC DLm product overview

      This white paper discusses the benefits of Disk Library for mainframe (DLm), as the ideal mainframe tape replacement solution in terms of scalability and performance.

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      DLm Data Sheet

      Read about the features of this virtual library for all mainframe tape use cases

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      DLm Spec Sheet

      Review the technical specifications for the Dell EMC Disk Library for mainframe.

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      Disk Library for Mainframe 5.1 Introduction Video

      Watch this video to learn more about DLm 8500 R5.1

    PowerMax Documentation

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      PowerMax Data Sheet

      Read Dell EMC PowerMax family: Redefining Modern Storage

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      PowerMax Spec Sheet

      Read the specification sheet for PowerMax 2000 & 8000 arrays.

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      Whitepaper: Dell EMC Mainframe Technology

      A product-by-product overview of Dell EMC’s unique technology applied to mainframe storage.

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      Whitepaper: VMAX All Flash Features for Mainframe

      Review and compare features for mainframe environments.

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      Data Protector for Z Systems (ZDP) Essentials

      This white paper describes Data Protector z Systems (zDP) features and functionality for the VMAX 950F for mainframe.

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      Whitepaper: Dell EMC Advanced Copy Services for Mainframe

      This white paper introduces Dell EMC’s mainframe copy services: Compatible Peer & Compatible Native Flash for Mainframe with guidelines on use with GDPS.

    • Data Protector for Z Systems (zDP) Best Practices

      Data Protector for Z Systems (zDP) Best Practices

      A practical guide to the implementation of zDP for Cyber-resilient data protection.


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