Data Server Manager offers a lightweight setup option for real-time monitoring and administration. The optional repository database can record monitoring metrics for historical analysis, identify storage access patterns for capacity planning, and track configuration changes for problem determination. Automated, expert advice from a holistic view of the database and intelligent alerts based on trends and statistics help optimize application performance, reduce the need for specialized skills and lower total cost of ownership.
Data Server Manager comes in two editions:
For DB2 for z/OS, Data Server Manager Base Edition offers advanced capabilities with centralized configuration management available in the DB2 Administration Solution Pack for z/OS. DB2 Query Workload Tuner for z/OS takes advantage of Data Server Manager architecture either as an individual product or component of the DB2 Performance Solution Pack for z/OS.