Are there any CA Common Services for z/OS CAIENF component features we can leverage if RACF is used as our security package?

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Products

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 CA Compress Data Compression for MVS CA Compress Data Compression for Fujitsu

Issue/Introduction

The CAIENF component can be set up to provide security for different OEM software packages such as CICS, DB2, and Unix.  Are there any interface(s) with RACF? 



Can clients who have RACF as their security package activate any interfaces from CAIENF?

Environment

z/OS, CA Common Services z/OS

Resolution

The security interface provided by any of the ENF features will only interact with either CA ACF2 or CA Top Secret.   RACF cannot interface with ENFCICS, SPAWN, ENFDB2, OR ENFUSS... 
Avoid installing/maintaining CAIENF/CICS, 
CAIENF/CICS SPAWN, CAIENF/DB2, CAIENF/USS