twsemon 5.3

apsware would like to inform you about the general availability of tws emon 5.3.

We have enhanced tws emon in following areas:

  • Significant enhancement: TWSemon dialog functions can be secured using RACF general resources.
  • New: Notifications in the Working Screen and Supervisor Screen about the status of Group Milestones can be filtered
  • New: Manual held operations (MHOLD) can be monitored via the Working Screen or Supervisor Screen”
  • New: Operations waiting for special resources for a certain time (RWAIT) can be monitored via the Working Screen or the Supervisor Screen

  • New: Installation specific panel, message, table and Rexx/Clist libraries may be defined and will be concatenated at the top of the corresponding library chain within TWSemon dialog while calling the TWS/IWS dialog.
  • New: The size of the box representing an operations / milestones within the Group Milestone Screen (SLA Monitoring) can be changed via the command “SMALL”.


tws emon 5.3 supports all current TWS for z/OS and IWS for z/OS releases, including IWS for z/OS 9.3 SPE.

We recommend upgrading to this new version as soon as possible.

tws emon 5.3, including software and documentation, is available from the apsware downloads area.

If you do not have access to the download area or if you have any other questions, please contact us.