z/OS Minimum Requirements

Minimum Levelset Supported for Specific z/OS Level


z/OS 1.8z/OS 1.9z/OS 1.10z/OS 1.11z/OS 1.12z/OS 1.13z/OS 2.1z/OS 2.2z/OS 2.3z/OS 2.4
PKZIP - version 9.0Levelset 2Levelset 7Levelset 16Levelset 20Levelset 20




PKZIP - version 11.1Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 4Levelset 8



PKZIP - version 12.0
Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 4



PKZIP - version 14.0


Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 8Levelset 13

PKZIP - version 15.0



Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 7Levelset 10Levelset 16
PKZIP - version 16.0




Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 3Levelset 8
PKZIP - version 16.1





Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 1
SecureZIP - version 9.0Levelset 2Levelset 11Levelset 16Levelset 20Levelset 20




SecureZIP - version 10Base 0Levelset 4Levelset 8Levelset 12Levelset 15




SecureZIP - version 11.1Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 4Levelset 3



SecureZIP - version 12.0
Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 4



SecureZIP - version 14.0


Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 8Levelset 13

SecureZIP - version 15.0



Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 7Levelset 10Levelset 16
Smartcrypt - version 16.0




Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 3Levelset 8
Smartcrypt - version 16.1





Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 1

Minimum Levelset to Permanently License Specific Hardware


z10-BC (2098)z196 (2817)z114 (2818)zEC12 (2827)zBC12 (2828)z13 (2964)z13 BC(2965)z14 (3906)zR1 (3907)z15 (8561)z15 (8562)
PKZIP - version 9.0Levelset 16Levelset 24








PKZIP - version 11.1Base 0Levelset 4Levelset 7Levelset 11Levelset 12Levelset 13




PKZIP - version 12.0Base 0Base 0Levelset 3Levelset 8Levelset 9Levelset 10




PKZIP - version 14.0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 5Levelset 8Levelset 12Levelset 13Levelset 14Levelset 15

PKZIP - version 15.0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 6Levelset 8Levelset 11Levelset 13

Levelset 17

Levelset 18

PKZIP - version 16.0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 1Levelset 4Levelset 6Levelset 8Levelset 11
PKZIP - version 16.1Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 2TBD
SecureZIP - version 9.0Levelset 16Levelset 24








SecureZIP - version 10Levelset 8Levelset 15








SecureZIP - version 11.1Base 0Levelset 4Levelset 7Levelset 11Levelset 12Levelset 13




SecureZIP - version 12.0Base 0Base 0Levelset 3Levelset 8Levelset 9Levelset 10




SecureZIP - version 14.0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 5Levelset 8Levelset 12Levelset 13Levelset 14Levelset 15

SecureZIP - version 15.0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 6Levelset 8Levelset 11Levelset 13Levelset 17Levelset 18
Smartcrypt - version 16.0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 1Levelset 4Levelset 6Levelset 8Levelset 11
Smartcrypt - version 16.1Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Base 0Levelset 2TBD