CA FAVER VSAM Data Protection Release Notes

CA FAVER™ VSAM Data
Protection
Release Notes
r4.5
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CA FAVER™ VSAM Data Protection (CA FAVER)
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CA Mainframe Software Manager™ (CA MSM)
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Contents
Chapter 1: New Features
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CA Mainframe Software Manager ............................................................................................................................... 7
SMP/E Compliant ......................................................................................................................................................... 7
Chapter 2: Documentation
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Installation Guide ......................................................................................................................................................... 9
CA HTML Bookshelf ...................................................................................................................................................... 9
Search the Bookshelf........................................................................................................................................... 10
Contents 5
Chapter 1: New Features
This section contains the following topics:
CA Mainframe Software Manager (see page 7)
SMP/E Compliant (see page 7)
CA Mainframe Software Manager
CA MSM is an application that simplifies and unifies the management of CA
Technologies mainframe products on z/OS systems.
CA MSM provides services that make it easier for you to do the following:
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Acquire, install, and deploy products
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Automatically obtain and apply maintenance
These services enable you to easily manage your software based on industry accepted
best practices. A web-based interface makes the look and feel of the environment
friendly and familiar, enabling you to install and maintain your products faster and with
less chance of error.
You can acquire CA MSM from the CA Support website.
Note: For more information, see your product's installation instructions and the
CA Mainframe Software Manager online help.
SMP/E Compliant
CA FAVER can now be installed and maintained using SMP/E.
Chapter 1: New Features 7
Chapter 2: Documentation
This section contains topics related to documentation enhancements.
This section contains the following topics:
Installation Guide (see page 9)
CA HTML Bookshelf (see page 9)
Installation Guide
The Installation Guide has been restructured and describes the following methods of
installing CA FAVER:
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CA MSM—CA MSM simplifies and unifies the management of CA mainframe
products on z/OS systems. The services provided by CA MSM acquire, install,
deploy, and maintain products in a common way.
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Pax-Enhanced Electronic Software Delivery (ESD)—This utility enables you to
download and install CA's mainframe software and maintenance electronically to
your own disk.
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Tape—You can use the sample JCL to install CA FAVER from tape using the SMP/E
RECEIVE-ACCEPT-APPLY method.
CA HTML Bookshelf
This release contains the CA HTML bookshelf, which is an HTML help system that
provides access to all deliverables in the product documentation set in both HTML and
PDF. HTML provides robust online viewing and search capabilities, while PDF provides a
print-friendly option.
The HTML bookshelf features include:
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A single help screen that displays all documentation for this release.
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An all-in-one search tool that searches the entire documentation set and returns
matches found in both the HTML and PDF formatted documentation, without the
need for a specialized .PDX index file.
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Additional links for using the bookshelf, downloading Acrobat Reader, and
contacting CA Technologies.
Note: You must have Adobe Reader 8 or above to view the PDF files in the bookshelf.
Chapter 2: Documentation 9
CA HTML Bookshelf
Search the Bookshelf
The bookshelf includes a search facility that helps you locate information throughout
the set.
To search the bookshelf
1.
Enter your search criteria in the Search field in the upper right corner of the
bookshelf and press Enter.
The search returns HTML results listed by topic and PDF results listed by guide. The
results are sorted by date so that the most recently updated topics or PDFs appear
at the top of the list. To find a topic in a PDF, open the PDF and view the list of
topics within the PDF that match the search criteria.
2.
(Optional) Click Sort by Relevance.
The list is reordered so that the HTML topics or PDFs that contain the most matches
appear at the top of the list.
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