Fundamental System Skills in Z/OS (ES10G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline
 

Who should attend

This basic course is for IT personnel with a theoretical background of z/OS (for example, as taught in An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES050) ) and some general practical IS experience.

Prerequisites

You should complete:

  • An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES050) or equivalent on-the-job training

Course Objectives

  • Review the main concepts of z/OS
  • Log on to TSO and start ISPF/PDF
  • Navigate through ISPF/PDF dialogs and use the basic ISPF/PDF functions and the ISPF Editor
  • Use ISPF/PDF to allocate data sets and edit data sets (including hierarchical file system (HFS) files) via the ISPF Editor primary and line commands
  • Use ISPF to create and manipulate (copy, rename, delete, list, sort and merge) data sets
  • Identify security considerations for Multiple Virtual Storage (MVS) data sets and HFS files
  • Describe and use TSO/E commands
  • Perform simple modifications to existing ISPF/PDF panels
  • Invoke a REXX exec and TSO CLIST
  • Tailor existing JCL and submit batch jobs
  • Review job status and job output using SDSF
  • Invoke UNIX processes
  • Manipulate HFS directories and file systems using the UNIX System Services ISHELL

Course Content

This course is designed to teach you the fundamental practical skills to navigate and work in a z/OS environment.

This includes the use of ISPF/PDF dialogs, TSO/E commands, JCL, UNIX System Services shell, and BookManager.

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,800.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 4,190.-
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.


Digital courseware Dates and Booking
 
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This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Germany
30/01/2017 - 03/02/2017 Frankfurt Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
27/03/2017 - 31/03/2017 Stuttgart
15/05/2017 - 19/05/2017 Hamburg
17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017 Munich
11/09/2017 - 15/09/2017 Düsseldorf
06/11/2017 - 10/11/2017 Berlin
Switzerland
27/03/2017 - 31/03/2017 Zurich
Austria
17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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