VM/XA

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Virtual Machine/Extended Architecture

Products

VM/XA Migration Aid

5664-169

  • 1982:Release 1

Support for the following operating systems as virtual machines:

  • MVS/System Product Version 1 (JES2 or JES3)
  • MVS/XA
  • VM/SP
  • VM/SP-High Performance Option
  • 1983:Release 2

Support for the following operating systems as virtual machines:

  • All of the Release 1 environments
  • plus:
    • OS/VS1
    • VSE/AF
VM/XA Systems Facility (VM/XA SF)

5664-169

VM/XA Systems Facility replaced the VM/XA Migration Aid by incorporating all it's existing functions and offering additional capability, processor and device support.

VM/XA SF supports the following operating systems as virtual machines:

  • MVS/SP Version 1 Release 1 with Release 1 Enhancement
  • MVS/SP Version 1 Release 3 and later (MVS/370)
  • MVS/SP Version 2 Release 1 and later (MVS/XA)
  • VM/SP Release 2.1 and later
  • VM/SP HPO Release 3.0 and later
  • OS/VS1 Release 7 with BPE Release 3 and later
  • VSE/Advanced Function Release 3 with service level 8205 and later
  • VM/XA Systems Facility
  • VM/XA Migration Aid Release 1 and later
  • Sep 1985: R1
VM/XA System Program (VM/XA SP)

The VM/XA SP is designed to support the following operating systems as virtual machines:

  • MVS/SP Version 1 Release 3.5 and later (MVS/370)
  • MVS/SP Version 2 Release 1.3 and later (MVS/XA)
  • VM/SP Release 4 and later
  • VM/SP HPO Release 4.2 and later
  • OS/VS1 Release 7 with BPE Release 4 and later
  • VSE/Advanced Function Version 2
  • VSE/SP Version 2, all releases, and Version 3 Release 1
  • VM/XA Systems Facility, all releases
  • VM/XA System Product Release 1

Versions:

  • 1987: VM/XA SP Release 1 (5664-308)
  • 1989: VM/XA SP Release 2 - supports SNA, contains VM/Group Control System (GCS)
  • 1990: VM/XA SP Release 2.1