Is DBUTLTY zIIP-eligible?

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Article ID: 15167

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Products

CA Datacom - DB CA Datacom CA Datacom - AD CA Datacom - Server CA CIS CA Common Services for z/OS CA 90s Services CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS CA Common Product Services Component CA Common Services CA Datacom/AD CA ecoMeter Server Component FOC CA Easytrieve Report Generator for Common Services CA Infocai Maintenance CA IPC Unicenter CA-JCLCheck Common Component CA Mainframe VM Product Manager CA Chorus Software Manager CA On Demand Portal CA Service Desk Manager - Unified Self Service CA PAM Client for Linux for zSeries CA Mainframe Connector for Linux on System z CA Graphical Management Interface CA Web Administrator for Top Secret CA CA- Xpertware

Issue/Introduction

CA Datacom Multiuser takes advantage of zIIP processors, reducing total costs. 



Can DBUTLTY run on zIIP processors, as Datacom MUF currently does? Is DBUTLTY zIIP-eligible?

Environment

Release: DBCISF00200-15.1-Datacom-Database-Option for CICS Services
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Resolution

DBUTLTY functions are predominantly associated with I/O.  

I/O activity is specifically excluded by IBM from zIIP exploitation.  So DBUTLTY does not run on an SRB today, and we have no plans to change it to do so.