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BMC AMI Catalog Manager for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
This product provides an efficient gateway to Db2 catalog information. Using an interface based on the Interactive System Productivity Facility (ISPF), Catalog Manager provides interactive access to catalog information and application data with simple-to-use menus, panels, and online Help.

BMC AMI Utilities for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
These are modern data management solutions for Db2 with centralized, intelligent architecture designed specifically to handle the complex problems facing IT today. Through intelligent policy-driven automation, IT can manage growing amounts of data with ease while providing full application availability.

BMC CATALOG MANAGER for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
Automates the tedious, error-prone tasks of creating and dropping objects, maintaining user privileges, generating DB2 utility Job Control Language (JCL), and executing DB2 commands.

BMC CHANGE MANAGER for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
Automates the change process.

BMC COPY PLUS for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
Copies Db2 data and helps ensure recoverability).

BMC LOADPLUS for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
Loads DB2 tables (and subsets of data).

BMC SNAPSHOT UPGRADE FEATURE
Vendor: BMC Software
Technology that allows concurrent application access during utility processing.

BMC UNLOAD PLUS for Db2
Vendor: BMC Software
Unloads DB2 tables quickly.

Database Management for Db2 for z/OS solutions
Vendor: Broadcom Software
These solutions provide a powerful and flexible set of tools designed to ensure optimal database and SQL performance, efficient administration, and reliable backup and recovery of Db2 databases, systems and applications. With these interoperable solution suites, your enterprise can also improve service levels, data availability and application responsiveness—helping to reduce costs.
It comprises:
Administration Suite for Db2 z/OS, which uses advanced analysis and suggests corrective actions to keep Db2 databases performing optimally.
Recovery Suite for Db2 for z/OS, which ensure the integrity of your Db2 databases, systems, and applications.
Performance Suite for Db2 for z/OS, which uses advanced analysis and suggest corrective actions to keep Db2 databases performing optimally
Utility Suite for Db2 for z/OS, which helps improve performance, reduce CPU usage and costs, and minimize outages while performing maintenance on your Db2 environments on z/OS.
Report Facility, which give users easy access to data while staying in control.
Smart/RESTART, which provides checkpoint/restart for z/OS batch applications

IntelliMagic Vision for Db2
Vendor: IntelliMagic
This software provides automated and intelligent Db2 analytics in an interactive GUI that enables performance analysts to proactively manage and optimize Db2 more effectively and efficiently (as well as the end-to-end z/OS infrastructure).
https://info.intellimagic.com/db2-performance-management

Utility Suite for Db2 for z/OS
Vendor: Broadcom Software
This is designed to help increase data availability and save resources. It improves database performance and increases DBA productivity through rapid analysis and proactive correction actions. This performance management solution leverages Db2 Real-Time Statistics, automates Db2 housekeeping, utility scheduling and execution, and performs space management following user-defined thresholds.
It comprises:
Database Analyzer™ for Db2 for z/OS, which automates object maintenance, gathers information and takes corrective action.
Fast Check for Db2 for z/OS, whuch monitors database consistency with in-depth integrity checking.
Fast Index® for Db2 for z/OS, which builds Db2 indexes while minimizing I/O.
Fast Load® for Db2 for z/OS, which enables high-speed loading of large amounts of Db2 data.
Fast Unload® for Db2 for z/OS, which enables high-speed unloading of large amounts of Db2 data
Rapid Reorg® for Db2 for z/OS, which reorganizes and automates Db2 space management, online and offline
Log Analyzer™ for Db2 for z/OS, which audits Db2 data changes, migrates change, and backs out errant updates.
Recovery Analyzer™ for Db2 for z/OS, which streamlines and automates complex Db2 recovery tasks.
Fast Recover™ for Db2 for z/OS, high-performance recovery for Db2 table spaces and indexes.
Quick Copy for Db2 for z/OS, which creates fast, consistent and accurate Db2 image copies.
Merge/Modify™ for Db2 for z/OS, which creates full image copies by merging log data and image copies.

If you know of any new Db2-related tools or have any updates to this page, please contact me at trevor@itech-ed.com.