What would be taking up a zIIP engine for SAMS. At some point over the weekend, the SAMS task on SYP2 went into a CPU loop and has consumed almost 70 CPU hours since it was started on 8/4. It is showing up to 50% CPU utilization on SYP2 currently.
We have a fix for a loop/hang in zIIP... PTF SO03859 CA VANTAGE LI MODE DATA COLLECTIONS GETS STUCK WHEN ON ZIIP
PROBLEM DESCRIPTION: CA Vantage host task running with CA Vantage system parameter ZIIPIT set to Y on LPAR(s) where the zIIP hardware support is available might experience a problem in data collection in Last Interval mode (LI mode) for objects that allow zIIP code execution.