New Features with HSA 3.3
− Updated Migration Control Data Set (MCDS) audit
− Updated Backup Control Data Set (BCDS) audit
− Updated Offline Control Data Set (OCDS) audit
• Major audit enhancements include:
♦ Significant performance improvement, decreasing the overall completion time and including additional error type detection.
♦ New audit verification process, including a ‘fixed’ flag for each audit record, allowing users to see what has already been fixed.
♦ Increased control and granularity over which components the audits check. For example, volume and high-level qualifier checking has been added to the (MCDS) audit to allow for a smaller set of data to be audited.
− Full support of HSM backup copies of UNIX files/paths for reporting and auditing
− Unix System Services (USS) Support added to the following reports:
• Data Sets/Files with Backups (MCB)
• Backup Version Entry (MCB)
• Data Sets/Files with Retained Backups (MCBR)
• Backup Versions (MCC)
• Functional Statistics Records
• UNIX File Node (UFN) – new
− IBM’s z/OS 2.5 operating system support
− Cloud support
− Support for IBM’s ICN 1723 and ICN 1725 – EXECUTABLE=YES (Getmain-Freemain-Storage, IARV64)