SMP/E for z/OS Workshop (ES26G)

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This basic course is for system programmers with no prior SMP experience who plan to use SMP/E for system and subsystem maintenance and installation.


Required Skills and Knowledge

  • Use basic JCL statements
  • Describe the use of the following z/OS utility programs: assembler, linkage editor, IEBCOPY, IEBUPDTE, and AMASPZAP
  • Identify the access method services commands and parameters used in creating a VSAM KSDS
  • Use ISPF/PDF panels

This knowledge and these skills can be acquired on the job or by completing one or more of the following education offerings:

  • Fundamental Practical System Skills in z/OS , (ES10) (ES10A)
  • z/OS VSAM and Access Method Services, (SS83) (H3840)

The students new to z/OS could benefit from attending z/OS Facilities (ES15) (ES150) for additional basic z/OS knowledge.


This course is designed to provide the SMP/E skills needed in the installation and maintenance of optional features and maintenance in the z/OS operating environment. You are taught to define the SMP/E database and invoke SMP/E to add, modify, or replace system elements. The course includes extensive hands-on labs using a current level of SMP/E.

You will get practical experience in the SMP/E tasks involved in installing a z/OS product. Emphasis is on interpreting results of SMP/E processing. SMP/E concepts examined in this course include modification control statements, the consolidated software inventory, zone structure, and error analysis. SMP/E commands such as RECEIVE, APPLY, ACCEPT, RESTORE, REPORT, and LIST are discussed.

You will also learn how to perform automated SMP/E delivery of z/OS and product maintenance over the Internet with an automated SMP/E process that downloads and installs IBM preventive and corrective service over the Internet.

Classroom Training

Dauer 4,5 Tage

Preis (exkl. MwSt.)
  • Deutschland: 3.300,- €
  • Schweiz: Fr. 3.500,-
inkl. Verpflegung
Verpflegung umfasst:

  • Kaffee, Tee, Saft, Wasser, Cola
  • Gebäck und Süßigkeiten
  • Belegte Brötchen
  • Frisches Obst
  • Mittagessen in einem der naheliegenden Restaurants

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