SMFUTIL v8.0 Offers Over 30 New Upgrades and Enhancements

SMF data management and movement utility provides improved SMF processing times and cost savings

NAPLES, FL (February 3, 2003) - Advanced Software Products Group, Inc., a pioneer in leading edge corporate data center performance software, is pleased to announce the release of SMFUTIL v8.0.

SMFUTIL is the SMF data management and movement utility that S390 installations around the world are utilizing to automate their SMF processing. SMFUTIL combines speed with extreme flexibility and versatility in the handling of SMF data. It greatly enhances the availability and accessibility of SMF data while reducing the resources required in processing and eliminating the need to write and maintain special purpose SMF processing routines. SMFUTIL customers experience significantly improved processing times and cost savings over their current SMF processing methods.

The new release includes over 30 upgrades and enhancements. SMFUTIL now provides "Above the line" buffering, large block support (LBI), asynchronous clearing of multiple MANx datasets, and a "SafeClear" feature to prevent Manx reuse until cleared.

As a provider of innovative data center solutions for nearly 20 years, Advanced Software Products Group, Inc. remains a pioneer in leading edge corporate data center performance by providing specific solutions in the areas of Capacity Planning, Storage Administration, Data Security, CICS Productivity, and Systems Productivity. One in three GLOBAL 1000 data centers have selected ASPG software solutions to increase productivity, protect data, and solve critical issues in their mainframe environments.

Advanced Software Products Group, Inc.
For more information: http://aspg.com/smfutil.htm