IBM zEnterprise Data Compression (zEDC) Express
This chapter describes the optional IBM zEnterprise Data Compression (zEDC) Express feature of the z13, z13s, zEC12, and zBC12 systems. The information covers the following topics:
Benefits of using the zEDC Express feature
The growth of data that needs to be captured, transferred, and stored for long periods of time is unrelenting. Software-implemented compression algorithms are costly in terms of processor resources. ...