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Multiple Space Management Methods in a Storage Volume

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000048070D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-08

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Pence, JW [+details]

Abstract

A data processing installation uses a large plurality of storage volumes, real or virtual, for storing all kinds of data. Space management can be enhanced by providing a plurality of space management techniques on each storage volume based upon data set types. User exits in a volume space management program enable selection of space management techniques, as well as modification of those techniques.