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򐂰 Data Aggregation server
򐂰 Data Aggregation database
The installation for the distributed client offers the following components:
򐂰 Tivoli Asset Compliance Center (Asset Compliance perspective) - The main
user interface for the client.
򐂰 Administration Console (Administration perspective of the Tivoli Asset
Compliance Center). A console to manage security, administer users, and
configure the application.
Figure 3-2 Structure and flow of Tivoli License Compliance Manager for z/OS
3.2 Collecting raw data
The two types of data that the product provides for Software Asset Management
are software product data and software use data. The relationship between the
software product data and the software use data is binary. That is, each type of
data is of little or no value without the other. Having an inventory of software
products without the use data for those products is of limited value to a Software
Tivoli License Compliance Manager for z/OS 4.2
Structure and Flow
All DASD
Extractor
Surveyor
Monitor
Use Data
Extracted
SMP/E
Dat a
Raw
Inventory
Software
Catalog
Distiller
Identifier
Use Data
Software
Product
Inventory
Selector
Ref erence
Identification
File
Signat ure
Software
Cat alog
USRPDATA
Control
Statements
SC
Customization
Tool
Exporter
Reporter
Dat a
Aggregation
Server
Asset
Management
Server
Tivoli
Asset
Compli ance
Center
SMP/E
CSIs
Batch
STC
TSO
Distributed
Components
Mainf rame
Components

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