In this podcast, we'll take a look at the people, technology, and culture behind one of the world's most powerful and important computing platforms, the Mainframe. Expect interviews, discussions, and interesting tidbits along the way, with your hosts, Frank and Jeff.
Peter Enrico is President of Enterprise Performance Strategies Inc, and has worked exhaustively on the mainframe platform to ensure that customers the the most from their systems. As you'll be able to tell from this interview, Peter is a natural go-to for advice on Workload Manager, Parallel Sysplex, Unix System Services, and just about anything you could hope to get your hands on. Even better, he's an an energetic speaker who loves helping demystify the platform, and we're lucky to have him on the show.
1:16 - Who are you and how did you get in here?
1:50 What should everybody know about Performance?
3:59 Planning for Performance
6:46 Customers. Know. Their Workloads
7:36 Tuning Intelligently
9:05 A millisecond saved is a ... lot of money recovered
11:44 Leveraging resources to maximize performance
13:27 Seek and Destroy (performance sinks)
15:20 Working on Performance Post-IBM
15:53 How do you even begin to explain this?
17:39 WLM in a nutshell
20:20 ... 'cause you gotta have goals
22:18 How did it all work *BEFORE* WLM?
25:53 What makes z/OS Special
28:41 The Power of the Access of the Data
30:02 What keeps Performance exciting?
32:26 What challenges do you face?
37:09 Sweet sweet goodbyes
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