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Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS

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Photos of thousands of people who got naked on iconic Bondi Beach for a nude shoot to raise skin cancer awareness

Two thousand five hundred naked people filled Bondi Beach, one of Australia's most iconic landmarks, on Saturday morning in the name of Spencer Tunick's latest art installation. Jermaine Franklin vs Dillian Whyte Live The photo shoot was to raise ...
about 7 hours ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

Enable connection pooling for remote nodes when using CDPLEX

We use the PARSESS ADJACENT.NODE statement to limit parallel sessions from the local node to a remote node based on capacity as agreed with the partner node. When updating our environment to use CDPLEX with multiple server regions, this parameter ...
18 days ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

To increase the limit of 16 character names (SNODEs) in the Secure+

Good morning Most of our transactions used in our transmission central services must be secured. So we need to use Secure+. Most of our transactions are using DNS value so the CDZ limit of 16 character defined in the network map is affecting us. M...
24 days ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

To increase the limit of 16 character names (SNODEs) in the network map

Good morning Most of our transactions used in our transmission central services are using DNS value so the CDZ limit of 16 character defined in the network map is affecting us. Most of our DNSs are larger than 16 chars. So we need to do an extrapo...
24 days ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

To change PROCESS library FB80 requirement

Scenario: CD transmissions between z/OS and Windows or Linux. Large Windows and Unix FileNames have to be constructed via concatenation of multiple tokens (strings and symbols). The reason is the PROCESS library is required to be RECFM=FB LRECL=80...
about 2 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

Generate statistics in CD z/OS when a node is not defined in the netmap

Connect:Direct z/OS can reject any incoming connection request which is not defined to the C:D NETMAP when parameter NETMAP.CHECK is set to ALL,ALL,FAIL and TCP,ALL,FAIL. Have Connect:Direct z/OS generated statistical records that IBM Sterling Con...
2 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Submitted

Issue messages to the CDPLEX Manager job log when CDPLEX Servers enter and leave the XCF Group

there were no message observed in the CDPLEX Manager job log when a CDPLEX Server enters or leaves the XCF group, we feel it is extremely important to Broadridge and others that messages about the CDPLEX Servers when entering and leaving the CDPle...
4 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 1 Functionality already exists

Address $$UPDATE Deficiencies

We experienced an issue with C:D 6.1 on z/OS where we performed a $$UPDATE function on a netmap entry and the node became unable to accept inbound connections. We were advised by CD support that there is an obscure recommendation in the documentat...
5 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 0 Future consideration

In CDPLEX environment, CD manager needs to issue a message to indicate server is down after receiving XCF signal

In case TS009569597, we have found CD manager hangs at shutdown due to shutdown has been initiated for CD manager but XCF signal for CD server down has not been received by CD manager.
5 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 2 Functionality already exists

Propagate DSNTYPE values between z/OS systems

Consider cloning the DSNTYPE values for transfers between z/OS systems by the default. Shouldn't be necessary to specify them if the source dataset must be the same as the destination
7 months ago in Sterling Connect:Direct for Z/OS 1 Functionality already exists