Portal | Manuals | References | Downloads | Info | Programs | JCLs | Mainframe wiki | Quick Ref
IBM Mainframe Forum Index
 
Register
 
IBM Mainframe Forum Index Mainframe: Search IBM Mainframe Forum: FAQ Memberlist Profile Log in to check your private messages Log in
 
OPC - C:D ing files for different lines of Business

 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> IBM Tools
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Author Message
vikeau

New User


Joined: 07 Jul 2011
Posts: 2
Location: india

PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2013 12:40 pm    Post subject: OPC - C:D ing files for different lines of Business
Reply with quote

Hi,

I am creating five new Applications in OPC for five lines of business.
Please suggest which of the options will be efficient:
1. Send files of each Application in the same Application.
2. Collect the files from each Application and send all the file from a different Application.

My view is - second option is better as we can send all the files in one C:D job, hence repetitive call to C:D utility is avoided for each application.

Regards,
Vikas C

Smilies disabled
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message

enrico-sorichetti

Senior Member


Joined: 14 Mar 2007
Posts: 10637
Location: italy

PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2013 1:01 pm    Post subject: Reply to: OPC - C:D ing files for different lines of Busines
Reply with quote

the time spent <sending> files will depend only on the file size and network traffic.

IMO when dealing with automation the point to be taken into account is the
<process> isolation/uncoupling

an application should be considered complete when the files have been sent

since point two creates an implicit dependency between the five applications
You will have a ALL or NOTHING

in consultese
point 1 is effective .. ( QUALITY, QUALITY, QUALITY )
point 2 MIGHT be efficient, it will not save too much time anyway
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
PeterHolland

Global Moderator


Joined: 27 Oct 2009
Posts: 2470
Location: Netherlands, Amstelveen

PostPosted: Mon Apr 22, 2013 1:23 pm    Post subject:
Reply with quote

Point 2 is a successor of 5 applications. If for example one of the 5 applications goes into error data transmission for 4 applications has to wait.
So i would go for point 1.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
View previous topic :: :: View next topic  
Post new topic   Reply to topic    IBMMAINFRAMES.com Support Forums -> IBM Tools All times are GMT + 6 Hours
Page 1 of 1

 

Search our Forum:

Similar Topics
Topic Author Forum Replies Posted
No new posts How to include header and some detail... AllyDick DFSORT/ICETOOL 0 Sun Dec 08, 2019 10:19 pm
No new posts Substring for 2 files in Sort JCL Shubhendu Chakraborty DFSORT/ICETOOL 1 Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:07 am
No new posts Substring for 2 files in Sort JCL Shubhendu Chakraborty SYNCSORT 5 Wed Nov 20, 2019 11:04 am
No new posts Merging lines knobi DFSORT/ICETOOL 4 Mon Nov 04, 2019 10:57 pm
No new posts adrdssu tool to dump a files from a PDS Kannan Ramalingam JCL & VSAM 5 Fri Nov 01, 2019 6:25 pm

Facebook
Back to Top
 
Job Vacancies | Forum Rules | Bookmarks | Subscriptions | FAQ | Polls | Contact Us