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OSD/XC V4.1 (for the S and SX server lines)

The mainframe operating system package for the SQ and SX server lines.

OSD Extended Configuration OSD/XC is the BS2000 operating system package for the SQ series and SX series business servers. OSD/XC comprises the operating system BS2000 OSD/BC and several system support software products.

OSD/XC V4.1 includes the current version, BS2000/OSD-BC V8.0, ported to the SQ servers based on Intel x86 architecture as well as to the SX servers based on SPARC64 architecture. OSD/XC unlocks unlimited BS2000/OSD functionality for the SX server class. Existing customer applications run as object-compatible code on the SQ and SX servers under OSD/XC.

OSD/XC supports all sets of functions relevant to data center operation and business-critical computing:

  • Advanced, mainframe-typical workload management for interactive dialog and batch loads,
  • Wide scalability of processor performance, memory and I/O bandwidth,
  • Automation of data center operation and data center operating processes possible,
  • Ability to run open applications and support for the Internet,
  • Support for backup and data storage scenarios.

In version V4.1 the OSD/XC package consists of the following software products:

Functional areaProduct nameVersion
Operating systemBS2000/OSD-BCV8.0
CommunicationopenNet Server
TIAM
V3.4
V13.2
Job schedulingJVV15.0
PerformanceSCAV17.0
Programming systemsCRTE
EDT
V2.8
V17.0
Print managementRSOV3.6
Storage managementARCHIVE
HSMS
V9.0
V9.0
UtilitiesLMS
PERCON
SORT
V3.4
V2.9
V7.9