phone-home

phone-home

The ability of a server, PC or other device to directly notify a repair center when it is failing, beginning to fail or for routine maintenance.
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0, the powerful engine common to all MDL models, include an enhanced library file system, new easy-to-use HTML-based configuration utilities, z/OS Master Console support, enhanced data encryption using RSA Key Manager, phone-home capabilities and more.
The MDL has also been enhanced to provide phone-home capabilities.
In addition to the risk to information assets, there is the loss of network bandwidth and user productivity as well as the resulting barrage that inevitably comes from the phone-home.