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IBM System z Fast Track

( Duration: 10 Days )

The IBM System z Fast Track training course is intended to give IT professionals a well rounded introduction to the System z environment, current servers, operating systems, software utilities, and middleware. Through lecture and hands-on labs it will provide the basic skill set to jump start productivity for technical professionals new to the mainframe environment. The skills taught in this course can be applied across multiple mainframe job roles.

  • Basic data processing concepts
  • I/O concepts

The IBM System z Fast Track workshop is ideal for:

  • The technical professional who are new to the mainframe environment.

COURSE AGENDA

1

Mainframes and distributed server comparisons: Why so many servers?

2

Mainframe directions: Past, current, and future

3

Mainframes: System z introduction and relative performance comparisons

4

IBM System z hardware design: Frames, CEC cage, books, models and MSUs

5

I/O Infrastructure and processor usage: zEC12 to z10 comparisons

6

System z Capacity on Demand

7

Physical/Logical partitioning, server initialization, and CHPIDs

8

I/O configuration and HCD overview

9

MVS to z/OS software overview

10

z/OS Parallel Sysplex

11

z/OS enhancements on the zPlatform

12

z/Architecture overview and virtual addressing concepts

13

System concepts: The big picture

14

HMC introduction, groups, and activation profiles

15

Determining object status and error conditions

16

Activation and operating system interface

17

z/OS base elements and optional features

18

z/OS system programming

19

z/OS system libraries

20

Data center components and trends

21

TSO/E and ISPF/PDF

22

Data sets and accessing with ISPF/PDF

23

ISPF/PDF editor

24

Copy/Move/Rename/Delete

25

Data Set List

26

TSO/E commands and TSO/E programming

27

Introduction to JES and JCL

28

JOB, EXEC, and DD statements

29

DD parameters

30

Traditional applications

31

Programming languages

32

Object technology

33

System-level-security

34

Network-level security

35

Transaction-level security

36

Directory services

37

z/OSMF

38

SDSF

39

Working with UNIX System Services

40

Introduction to utilities and conditional execution

41

Data management, organization, and format

42

Generation data groups

43

Procedures

44

More about utilities

45

More on procedures

46

Selected JCL topics

47

SORT and MERGE

48

ABENDs

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