RACF Administration

Maintec provides RACF Security Administration services remotely, identifying and verifying users, authorizing user access to protected resources, and recording and reporting access attempts.

Business Benefits of Maintec RACF Security Administration

  • Available for centralized or de-centralized environment
  • Administered to your installation's security goals
  • Restricts access to only preauthorized users or tasks
  • Controls access to data, applications and system software
  • Controls access at specific levels (read, write, delete, modify)
  • Lowers the cost of administration
  • Safeguards business continuity
  • Provides flexibility for database management
  • Reduces maintenance programming and administration overhead
  • Audits any and all activities performed by the users and the system
  • Controls input to and output from the system

Maintec RACF Security Administration Services

Maintecs experienced RACF security specialists evaluate your specific mainframe security requirements as well as your identification and authentication technologies, then develop the security framework to match your requirements.

Maintec RACF Security Administration services include:

  • Installing and maintaining RACF and other security related software
  • Administering and maintaining RACF databases
  • Installing and maintaining RACF installation exit routines
  • Determining which resources are protected
  • Determining which users and groups are known to RACF
  • Administering security to meet an installation's security goals
  • Administering TSO user IDs, and defining users and resources to RACF
  • Authorizing users to access the protected resources
  • Controlling the means of access to resources
  • Performing daily administration tasks
  • Coordinating with other administrators, such as the tape librarian
  • Logging and reporting unauthorized access to protected resources

Why Maintec?

Maintecs RACF Security Administration services enable a flexible and responsive access control strategy to ensure maximum security for your critical mainframe data. Contact us for more information about our RACF Security Administration services.