B&B unifies S/390, open systems
Boole & Babbage is currently shipping SpaceView/DS 1.1, a three-component software suite designed to place S/390 and client/server storage resources under the same management interface. Power Modules monitor and manage servers, using scripting languages to provide automation at the source of a problem or other situation; SpaceView Server holds the database for space, alarm, backup and device data; and SpaceView Explorer console oversees the server area and acts as a control center.
Pricing for SpaceView/DS 1.1 is based on platform and CPU, and begins at $750. SpaceView Explorer costs $5,500 for up to five seats. www.boole.com.