JCL to Clear SMF Datasets

January 23, 2015 Rui Miguel Feio

Here’s a simple example of a batch job to clear the content of your SMF datasets: //SMFDP EXEC PGM=IFASMFDP //INDD1 DD DISP=SHR,DSN=SYS1.MAN1 //INDD2 DD DISP=SHR,DSN=SYS1.MAN2 //INDD3 DD DISP=SHR,DSN=SYS1.MAN3 //SYSPRINT DD SYSOUT=* //SYSIN DD * INDD(INDD1,OPTIONS(CLEAR)) INDD(INDD2,OPTIONS(CLEAR)) INDD(INDD3,OPTIONS(CLEAR)) Explanation: INDDx – are the DD cards that specify the SMF datasets. SYS1.MANx […]

GSE (UK) Enterprise Security Working Group (Feb 5)

January 14, 2015 Rui Miguel Feio

I’ve been invited to present in the next meeting of the GSE (UK) Enterprise Security Working Group that will take place on Thursday 5th February at CA’s Office in Ditton Park, Datchet, Slough. I will be talking about the “State of Mainframe Security” along with my friend and colleague Steve […]