This article discusses the value proposition of IBM z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF). z/OSMF provides a framework for managing various aspects of a z/OS system through a task-oriented, web browser interface. By streamlining some traditional tasks and automating others, z/OSMF can help to simplify some areas of system management and reduce the level of expertise that is needed for managing a system. The value of z/OSMF involves the Desktop, the variety of plugins and the RESTful services that are available for use today.
The z/OSMF Value Proposition document was published with 60 real use cases to help you better understand the unique value of z/OSMF. Please get the document by clicking here.
Here are a few example use cases you can find in the Value Proposition document. The data is based on IBM laboratory results, your results may vary.
Security Configuration Assistant
Cloud Provisioning and Management