OMEGAMON

OMEGAMON

A family of performance tools for S/390 environments from the IBM Tivoli software line that monitor processing activities of major systems programs such as MVS, CICS and DB2. OMEGAMON was the first real-time performance monitor for MVS. Originally offered by Candle Corporation, it was acquired by IBM in 2004.
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Over two decades, the world's second largest privately-held software company has progressively extended its reach beyond its origins in the mainframe arena -- where its Omegamon product dominates -- to embrace performance and availability requirements for mixed systems, and more recently in application and web-specific environments.
He dismisses rumors that surfaced last week of Computer Associates offering $900 million for Candle's Omegamon mainframe performance monitor.
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-- OMEGAMON II(R) availability and performance monitors for MVS, CICS, DB2, IMS, DBCTL, SMS and VTAM.
Candle Corp swears it didn't get an offer for its Omegamon business from Computer Associates International Inc even though our sources say Candle chairman Aubrey Chernick turned down an approach for the mainframe systems management software.
Word is wolves are gathering around the privately-held Santa Monica, California-based company and that Computer Associaties International Inc recently made a $900m bid for Candle's Omegamon mainframe performance monitoring software but was rebuffed.