Beta Systems

Partnership with IBM

IBM and Beta Systems

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IBM (International Business Machines Corporation) is one of the leading IT companies in the world and has created or decisively shaped decisive milestones in information technology in its more than one hundred year history.

For more than 30 years, Beta Systems has been a partner of IBM on a strategic, technical and sales level. We support and use IBM technologies and solutions as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) in almost all of our products, creating bridges from the IBM zSystems mainframe to the cloud. For our customers we create long-term security for their investments and together with IBM we can bring new innovations to the market.

Beta Systems is an active promoter and supporter for the IBM zSystems Ecosystem: As a member of the Academic Mainframe Consortium e.V. for the promotion of academic education on mainframe computers, as a strategic European partner of GUIDE SHARE Europe or as a member of the SHARE Organization, Beta Systems is an active part of the IBM community.

“We are pleased to have Beta Systems as an experienced partner with 40 years of mainframe ISV experience. Their expertise is valued in the market and by end customers and provides a valuable contribution to the IBM mainframe ecosystem.

Beta Systems #TouchTheMainframe initiative puts zSystems in the focus of enterprises, partners and universities, highlighting the importance of the mainframe as the heart of critical infrastructures in DACH and worldwide.”

Frank Theisen
(Managing Director Technology IBM Deutschland GmbH, Vice President Technology IBM DACH)

Beta Systems developers Mike Großmann and Andrew McCandless are IBM Champion 2023

IBM Champion LogoBeta Systems mainframe and software developers Mike Großmann and Andrew McCandless were recognized as IBM Champions of the Class of 2023. Each year, IBM selects individuals who are both experts in IBM products and exceptional advocates for those products and solutions.

After reviewing nearly 1,700 nominations, selection committee members chose 839 IBM Champions for the IBM Champions Class of 2023. This year’s IBM Champions come from 60 countries.

Mike Großmann, Beta Systems

Mike Großmann,
Software Engineer, Beta Systems

Andrew McCandless,
Presales Consultant, Beta Systems

Our Products for IBM zSystems

_beta doc|z – Output Management & Archive
_beta job|z – Job Scheduling automatization
_beta log|z – z/OS Log Management
_beta check|z – Data Quality Management
_beta access – Mainframe access control
Garancy IAM Suite – IAM solution for controlling and monitoring data and applications
Operlog Tools – Facilitate the use of z/OS logstreams
ProcMan – DevOps tool for IWSz
Produkte for IWS z/OS – Especially for the IBM Workload Scheduler IWS and IWS z/OS
SmartJCL – JCL Checker for data centers
XINFO – Information System for data centers

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Selection of IBM technologies and solutions supported by Beta Systems

Beta Systems uses and supports a wide range of technologies and solutions from IBM in its products and is constantly adding to them in collaboration with IBM. Here are some examples:

IBM zSystems and IBM z/OS

Beta Systems has been supporting IBM zSystems mainframes with the IBM z/OS operating system since the company was founded. Beta Systems supports new mainframe product generations and new versions of the z/OS operating system at or shortly after market launch.

IBM zCX z Container Extensions

Beta Systems supports the use of zCX (z Container Extensions) on zSystems with a series of products and enables customers to use the advantages of software containers and their orchestration also under IBM z/OS (_beta view, _beta control, _beta admin).

IBM z Workload Scheduler (zWS)

For the automation of process flows using the IBM Workload Scheduler, Beta Systems has created an extensive range of products that support and simplify process control, overview, automation as well as log management of batch processes (_beta log|z, XINFO, IWS Graph, IWS Audit, ProcMan).


For the IBM Resource Access Control Facility or RACF, Beta Systems offers a user-friendly suite of products that enable secure, convenient and simple management of users and rights under IBM z/OS: _beta access Suite or the comprehensive IAM solution Garancy.


Beta Systems supports the IBM databases DB2 and IMS in selected products and enables cooperation with the transaction monitor CICS.

Red Hat OpenShift und Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Beta Systems supports with its _beta job|z product the integration of IBM zSystems with containerized applications under the Red Hat OpenShift Platform. Here we enable our customers to control their containerized applications under Red Hat OpenShift (on premises or in the cloud) from the IBM zSystems mainframe and to exchange data with them.


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Beta Systems contact


Beta Systems Software AG

Alt-Moabit 90d, 10559 Berlin, Germany

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