Release Notes

Summary of enhancements, fixes, and open issues.
Welcome to Version 18.0 of the CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS, an integral component of the family of solutions that we provide for z/OS. The CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS provide a powerful and flexible set of tools that are designed to ensure optimal database and SQL performance, efficient administration, and reliable backup and recovery of DB2 databases, systems, and applications. With these integrated solution suites, your site can also improve service levels, data availability, and application responsiveness–helping to reduce your costs.
See the following documentation for detailed information about this release:
  • New Features (what's new)
  • DB2 Version Support
  • Support for zIIP Processors
For software and other requirements for installing the CA Database Management Solutions for DB2 for z/OS, see Installing.
For the release and support lifecycle dates, maintenance grid, and fix strategy, see Release Compatibility and Support.
To access product-specific documentation, see Product Documentation.