Customizing CA SMF Director

Before you customize CA SMF Director, plan the following tasks:
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Before you customize CA SMF Director, plan the following tasks:
  • How often SMF data is unloaded from SYSx.MANx files or from SMF logstreams.
  • Where the SMF data is kept (DASD or TAPE)
  • How long the SMF data is kept.
  • What the naming convention is for the SMF data.
  • Whether a duplicate copy of the SMF data is to be maintained, and for how long (duplexing).