MainView for Networks 6.2

All versions

This space contains information about the following releases of the MainView for Networks solution:

  • 6.2.01
  • 6.2.00

The  MainView for Networks solution helps the z/OS Network Administrators manage their mainframe networks by providing visibility and panel-driven, rules-based automation around performance and availability of applications, transactions, and communication connections.

The MainView for Networks solution is made up of the following products:

  • MainView for IP
  • MainView AutoOPERATOR
updated 14 Jun

MainView for IP


Online documentation for version 3.6.00 of MainView for IP

Applicable to version 6.2.01 of the MainView for Networks solution

MainView for IP


Online documentation for version 3.5.00 of MainView for IP

Applicable to version 6.2.00 of the MainView for Networks solution



Online documentation for version 8.1.00 of MainView AutoOPERATOR

Applicable to versions 6.2.00 and 6.2.01 of the MainView for Networks solution



Information about installing and maintaining the product.



BMC messages from the following product lines:

  • BMC products for DB2
  • BMC products for IMS
  • Cost Optimization products
  • MainView products

FAQs and additional resources

This topic answers common questions and explains how to access additional resources, including BMC Support.

Frequently asked questions

This section answers frequently asked questions (FAQs) about the documentation portal.

The following are general questions about mainframe documentation:
 How can I get a PDF of selected content in a space?
  1. From the Tools menu in the upper-right, select Export to PDF.

  2. Select the type of PDF that you want:
    • Only this page for a PDF of the current page
    • This page and its children for a PDF of the current page and all of its child topics

Depending on the number of topics included in the export, it might take several minutes to create the PDF. After the export is complete, you can download the PDF.

 Where can I get a list of all mainframe AMI products, Cost Optimization products, MainView products, and BMC products for the IBM DB2 and IBM IMS subsystems?

Go to the main dashboard and click the BMC Mainframe products (DB2 IMS MainView Cost Optimization AMI) box, or click here to go directly to the list.


If looking for the Control-M mainframe documentation, click the Control-M box on the dashboard, or click here to go directly to the Control-M space.

Additional resources

The following BMC sites are external to this portal and provide information that you might find helpful:

Support information

The following questions offer information about BMC Support:

 How can I contact BMC Support?

If you have problems with or questions about a BMC product, or for the latest support policies, see the Customer Support website at You can access product documents, search the Knowledge Base for help with an issue, and download products and maintenance.

If you do not have access to the web and you are in the United States or Canada, contact Customer Support at 800 537 1813. Outside the United States or Canada, select your country at Contact BMC to view local Support Contacts.

 How can I check a product version's support status?

You can find the support status for specific product versions on Support Central. Selecting a product from the “A–Z Supported Product List” shows:

  • All versions of the product and their current support levels (full or limited)
  • Dates on which support ends

You can also find information about the latest support policies on Support Central.

 Where can I get the security certificates needed for transferring files to BMC Support?

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