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VSE (operating system)

Index VSE (operating system)

z/VSE (Virtual Storage Extended) is an operating system for IBM mainframe computers, the latest one in the DOS/360 lineage, which originated in 1965. [1]

33 relations: Batch processing, Böblingen, CICS, Comparison of operating systems, DOS/360 and successors, Fibre Channel, File Transfer Protocol, HiperSocket, History of IBM mainframe operating systems, IBM, IBM 3270, IBM Db2, IBM Enterprise Storage Server, IBM mainframe, IBM Storwize family, Internet protocol suite, IUCV, Job Control Language, Linux on z Systems, Middleware (distributed applications), Operating system, Proprietary software, System console, Transaction Processing Facility, Transaction processing system, Web browser, Web service, Z/Architecture, Z/OS, Z/VM, 24-bit, 31-bit, 64-bit computing.

Batch processing

In computing, batch processing refers to a computer working through a queue or batch of separate jobs (programs) without manual intervention (non-interactive).

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Böblingen is a town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, seat of Böblingen District.

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Customer Information Control System (CICS) is a family of mixed language application servers that provide online transaction management and connectivity for applications on IBM Mainframe systems under z/OS and z/VSE.

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Comparison of operating systems

These tables provide a comparison of operating systems, of computer devices, as listing general and technical information for a number of widely used and currently available PC or handheld (including smartphone and tablet computer) operating systems.

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DOS/360 and successors

Disk Operating System/360, also DOS/360, or simply DOS, is a discontinued operating system for IBM mainframes.

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Fibre Channel

Fibre Channel, or FC, is a high-speed network technology (commonly running at 1, 2, 4, 8, 16, 32, and 128 gigabit per second rates) providing in-order, lossless delivery of raw block data, primarily used to connect computer data storage to servers.

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File Transfer Protocol

The File Transfer Protocol (FTP) is a standard network protocol used for the transfer of computer files between a client and server on a computer network.

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HiperSockets is an IBM technology for high-speed communications between partitions on a server with a hypervisor.

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History of IBM mainframe operating systems

The history of operating systems running on IBM mainframes is a notable chapter of history of mainframe operating systems, because of IBM's long-standing position as the world's largest hardware supplier of mainframe computers.

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The International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries.

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IBM 3270

The IBM 3270 is a class of block oriented computer terminal (sometimes called display devices) introduced by IBM in 1971 normally used to communicate with IBM mainframes.

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IBM Db2 contains database-server products developed by IBM.

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IBM Enterprise Storage Server

The IBM Enterprise Storage Server (ESS) or the Shark is an enterprise storage array from IBM.

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IBM mainframe

IBM mainframes are large computer systems produced by IBM since 1952.

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IBM Storwize family

IBM Storwize systems are virtualizing RAID computer data storage systems with raw storage capacities up to 4PB.

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Internet protocol suite

The Internet protocol suite is the conceptual model and set of communications protocols used on the Internet and similar computer networks.

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IUCV (Inter User Communication Vehicle) is a data transfer mechanism in IBM VM line of operating systems.

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Job Control Language

Job Control Language (JCL) is a name for scripting languages used on IBM mainframe operating systems to instruct the system on how to run a batch job or start a subsystem.

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Linux on z Systems

Linux on IBM Z (or Linux on z for short, and previously Linux on z Systems) is the collective term for the Linux operating system compiled to run on IBM mainframes, especially IBM Z and IBM LinuxONE servers.

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Middleware (distributed applications)

Middleware in the context of distributed applications is software that provides services beyond those provided by the operating system to enable the various components of a distributed system to communicate and manage data.

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Operating system

An operating system (OS) is system software that manages computer hardware and software resources and provides common services for computer programs.

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Proprietary software

Proprietary software is non-free computer software for which the software's publisher or another person retains intellectual property rights—usually copyright of the source code, but sometimes patent rights.

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System console

The system console, computer console, root console, operator's console, or simply console is the text entry and display device for system administration messages, particularly those from the BIOS or boot loader, the kernel, from the init system and from the system logger.

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Transaction Processing Facility

Transaction Processing Facility (TPF) is an IBM real-time operating system for mainframe computers descended from the IBM System/360 family, including zSeries and System z9.

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Transaction processing system

Transaction processing is a way of computing that divides work into individual, indivisible operations, called transactions.

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Web browser

A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for accessing information on the World Wide Web.

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Web service

The term web service is either.

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z/Architecture, initially and briefly called ESA Modal Extensions (ESAME), is IBM's 64-bit instruction set architecture implemented by its mainframe computers.

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z/OS is a 64-bit operating system for IBM mainframes, produced by IBM.

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z/VM is the current version in IBM's VM family of virtual machine operating systems.

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Notable 24-bit machines include the CDC 924 – a 24-bit version of the CDC 1604, CDC lower 3000 series, SDS 930 and SDS 940, the ICT 1900 series, and the Datacraft minicomputers/Harris H series.

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In computer architecture, 31-bit integers, memory addresses, or other data units are those that are 31 bits wide.

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64-bit computing

In computer architecture, 64-bit computing is the use of processors that have datapath widths, integer size, and memory address widths of 64 bits (eight octets).

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DOS/VSE, VSE/ESA, VSE/SP, Z/VSE, Z/VSE (operating system).


[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VSE_(operating_system)

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