z/OS 1.13 to z/OS 2.1 Migration (ESC6G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This intermediate course is intended for system programmers and subsyst


You should have:

  • Knowledge of z/OS at the level of a z/OS system programmer, acquired on the job or through the z/OS curriculum

Warning: This class only covers changes packaged in z/OS V2.1 and expects you to be familiar with the contents of the z/OS V1.13 and previous system upgrades. For those who have knowledge or experience based on lower levels of z/OS, you should first attend:

  • z/OS V1R11 to z/OS V1R12 Update (ESC30) (which brings skill level up to z/OS V1R12)
  • z/OS V1R12 to z/OS V1R13 Update (ESC50) (which brings skill level up to z/OS V1R12)

Course Content

This course is designed to teach you the new features and enhanced functions provided in z/OS Version 2 Release 1. The software updates and enhancements for z/OS V2R1 are presented in groups based on closely associated z/OS components. The groups include enhancements to the base control program, sysplex features, UNIX System Services, the data storage subsystem, Communications Server, and security components, such as RACF.

Finally, the installation and migration issues relating to installation of z/OS V2.1 are discussed.

Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,290.- €
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.
02/01/2017 - 04/01/2017 Stuttgart
27/02/2017 - 01/03/2017 Hamburg
24/04/2017 - 26/04/2017 Munich
19/06/2017 - 21/06/2017 Düsseldorf
14/08/2017 - 16/08/2017 Berlin
09/10/2017 - 11/10/2017 Frankfurt
FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

12/12/2016 - 14/12/2016 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Warsaw
02/01/2017 - 04/01/2017 Zurich
24/04/2017 - 26/04/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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