The Mainframe SMF Component of LCS requires SAS
Base software from SAS Institute, and MXG
software from Merrill Consultants. MXG requires only the Base
SAS product, and MXG can run under OS/390, z/OS, Windows
NT, Windows XP Professional, Windows Vista or UNIX to process data records.
SAS runs fine on a PC with Windows and can read the SMF data using FTP
as an access method without even moving the data to the
Windows XP Professional is the primary development platform
for LCS. Testing is completed on Windows XP, and z/OS.
Our development plans include future support for CA-NeuMICS. Support for SAS Institute's ITSV/ITRM software has been fully implemented with SAS's assistance, but has not yet been tested in a customer's production environment.
LCS Interactive Reports
are Microsoft Excel
Version 97 has been
used for greatest
2000, Excel XP and
Excel 2002 are also
supported. The macros
used in the Interactive
Reports have been
and are compatible
with Microsoft Office's
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