IBM i 7.2 Improved Temporary Storage Tracking (Part 4)

Enhancements to IBM i Performance Data 

It’s been quite a while since I’ve written about the improved temporary storage tracking in the 7.2 release. Part 1 covered changes that provide improved tracking, part 2 covered changes made to help you better understand temporary storage consumption at a system level, and part 3 covered changes made to help you better understand temporary storage consumption at a job level. You may want to take a look at these posts if you have not done so already.

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IBM i 7.2 Enhancements for Permanent Storage Tracking

In the 7.2 release, IBM made many changes to improve temporary storage tracking. I’ve written about these enhancements in IBM i 7.2 Improved Temporary Storage Tracking Part 1Part2, and Part 3 blogs. You may also want to reread the blog, Understanding Disk Space Usage, which reviews IBM i temporary and permanent storage concepts. 

In addition to improving temporary storage tracking, IBM also made some improvements for permanent storage tracking in the 7.2 release. This post reviews three of them. 

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