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Created on Jun 2, 2022

IBM to support ERM Hold policies for CMOD Cache Only environments

Westpac has a Records Management requirement for all Mainframe generated Reports and Customer Statements which flow into CMOD 10.5.0.2. The RM requirement is to dispose of this content that is older than 7 years from the generation date.

The CMOD environment has been configured as a Cache Only system - with archival to a 2nd tier, cheaper Object storage currently implemented. This archival (move) is happening at the Infrastructure Layer (EMC ECS) and is seamless to CMOD - as opposed to CMOD utilities performing the content migration. ERM provides the capability to place documents on hold - which is ideal for WestPac - however IBM support will not support ERM on Cache only CMOD systems.

Idea priority Medium