This chapter describes the IBM z/OS Management Facility (z/OSMF) task that is known as Software Management. This chapter introduces Software Management, describes how to set it up, and provides guidance about how to use it.
It is assumed that the reader is familiar with z/OS and z/OSMF, and has a functional understanding of SMP/E.
Throughout this chapter, the following terminology is used:
Category A label that is used to organize and group software instances and deployments. You can define as many categories ...