DFSMS/MVS Implementation (SS84G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This is an intermediate course is for personnel responsible for developing and implementing effective storage management techniques using DFSMS.


You should take the following courses or quivalent knowledge may be substituted for these courses.

  • An Introduction to Data Storage Subsystems (SS05G)
  • Storage Management Fundamentals (SS06G) or Storage Management Fundamentals (SK06G)

It is recommended that the student have programming experience which will aid in the writing of the ACS routines.

Course Content

This course provides the skills required to plan and implement Data Facility Storage Management Subsystem (DFSMS). A step-by-step implementation strategy, emphasizing coexistence considerations, is reinforced by hands-on labs. In the hands-on labs, students will be creating constructs as well as coding ACS routines. This milestone approach includes managing temporary and permanent data sets. The course also discusses exploitation of functions provided by DFSMS as the installation evolves to the DFSMS environment.

Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,390.- €
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.
13/02/2017 - 16/02/2017 Düsseldorf Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
10/04/2017 - 13/04/2017 Berlin
06/06/2017 - 09/06/2017 Frankfurt
17/07/2017 - 20/07/2017 Stuttgart
18/09/2017 - 21/09/2017 Hamburg
20/11/2017 - 23/11/2017 Munich
FLEX Training

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

21/11/2016 - 25/11/2016 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Warsaw
5 days
17/07/2017 - 20/07/2017 Zurich
20/11/2017 - 23/11/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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