Introduction to Data Storage Subsystems (SS05G)
This basic course would be beneficial to anyone who needs the basic knowledge and fundamental concepts associated with data storage devices for z/OS. In particular, storage administrators, system programmers, and operations staff who are responsible for developing storage management techniques or who need to understand issues associated with storage management.
You should have basic knowledge of:
- z/OS terminology and concepts
Learn about the architecture associated with z/OS data storage devices and covers the media characteristics of direct access storage devices, storage controllers, tape subsystems and their associated host connectivity. In addition, this course explains the basics of disk performance and some of the available solutions.
This course contains prerequisite information for further z/OS storage training in specialized areas such as storage administration, storage subsystem configuration, and system measurement and tuning.