Compuware: Topaz to be Java Professionals Next Upgraded Support Tool

By CIOReview | Thursday, July 23, 2015

DETROIT, MI: Compuware, Software Company announces the upgradation of Topaz, an innovative development-and-operations suite that empowers customers to get maximum value from their IBM z Systems environments.

While the IBM z System is an enterprise server and data and transaction engine enabled for the mobile generation which integrates transaction and analytics. Topaz for Java Performance delivers comprehensive visibility into the performance and behavior of Java Batch programs and WebSphere transactions running on the mainframe.

IBM z System addresses the issues of IT with efficient and trusted clouds and concerns regarding CPU utilization, memory leaks , excessively long collection intervals and threads that are blocked or not doing useful work are resolved using this solution.

Benefits of running Java on IBM z Systems includes leveraging the wealth of existing Java programming expertise, lower costs through the use of IBM’s specialty processors and easier connectivity of applications across platforms.  The platform extends ‘under the hood’ visibility into the performance and behavior of Java code execution on IBM z Systems.

“This redesign has enabled us to deliver innovative solutions like Topaz that empower our customers to gain greater value from their tremendous investments in mainframe applications and data,” says Compuware CEO Chris O’Malley.

Being the third release of the year, Topaz also enhances the productivity of new and veteran mainframe developers with rich data flow visualization and high-performance data copying.