IBM MQ V8 System Administration for z/OS (WM302G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This intermediate course is designed for technical support personnel who implement, operate, and perform day-to-day administration of IBM MQ V8 on z/OS.


You should have:

  • Basic knowledge of IBM MQ V8 concepts, obtained through experience or by successfully completing course Technical Introduction to IBM MQ (WM102G)
  • Working proficiency with the z/OS platform, obtained through experience or by successfully completing course Fundamental System Skills in z/OS (ES10G)

Knowledge of TCP/IP is also helpful.

Course Content

This course provides the skills that are necessary to configure and manage an IBM MQ V8 queue manager on z/OS.

Through lectures and hands-on lab exercises, you learn how to install, customize, operate, and administer IBM MQ V8. The course covers configuring a z/OS queue manager, setting up distributed queuing, IBM MQ clustering, IBM MQ on z/OS recovery and restart, security, and performance considerations. It also covers day-to-day administration and problem recovery. The hands-on lab exercises give you direct experience with IBM MQ V8 tasks such as defining and monitoring channels, configuring IBM MQ clusters, and problem determination activities.

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Classroom Training

Duration 4 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,890.- €
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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05/12/2016 - 08/12/2016 Stuttgart Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
13/03/2017 - 16/03/2017 Berlin
08/05/2017 - 11/05/2017 Frankfurt
03/07/2017 - 06/07/2017 Stuttgart
28/08/2017 - 31/08/2017 Hamburg
16/10/2017 - 19/10/2017 Munich
18/12/2017 - 21/12/2017 Düsseldorf
05/12/2016 - 08/12/2016 Zurich
03/07/2017 - 06/07/2017 Zurich
16/10/2017 - 19/10/2017 Vienna (iTLS)