z/OS Facilities (ES15G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This class is designed for persons who are new to the z/OS platforms but have a technical background in information technology. It is intended for those who require an in-depth understanding of z/OS.


You should have a basic knowledge of IS technologies and also should be familiar with z/OS concepts and how these systems support the Enterprise servers. This knowledge can be obtained by attending An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES050). Youd should also have practical experience with logging on to TSO and working with JCL. This experience can be obtained by attending z/OS Quick Start (ES10A)

Course Content

This classroom course introduces the base elements, optional features, and servers that are provided in z/OS. It focuses on the system service facilities that are provided by the z/OS Base Control Program (BCP). It teaches the students the functions of major software base elements in the management of jobs, tasks, storage, data, and problems. It also addresses how these functions can be affected by the system programmer.

Students are introduced to the services provided by the servers which execute in the z/OS environments, such as the Communications Server and the Security Server. Installation packaging options and steps to install the z/OS environments also are introduced.

Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,300.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 4,320.-
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.

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06/02/2017 - 09/02/2017 Frankfurt Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
10/04/2017 - 13/04/2017 Stuttgart
06/06/2017 - 09/06/2017 Hamburg
24/07/2017 - 27/07/2017 Munich
18/09/2017 - 21/09/2017 Düsseldorf
13/11/2017 - 16/11/2017 Berlin
10/04/2017 - 13/04/2017 Zurich
24/07/2017 - 27/07/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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