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CICS V5 Basic Tailoring (WM852G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This course is designed for system programmers who are new to the installation and tailoring of CICS Transaction Server.


You should:

  • Be familiar with CICS architecture and facilities
  • Have a working knowledge of z/OS, JCL, and TSO/ISPF
  • Have a basic knowledge of z/OS Communications Server concepts
  • Have a basic knowledge of VSAM concepts and Access Method services

Course Content

An updated version of this course is available. For more information, click CICS V5.3 Systems Tailoring and Administration (WM816G).

This course teaches CICS system programmers how to install and tailor CICS Transaction Server (TS) for z/OS. You learn to tailor the system by defining transactions, programs, files, and the other resources that CICS applications need. The course also provides a thorough introduction to security and recovery concepts that are needed to administer new or existing installations of CICS TS. Lecture topics include problem determination tools, intersystem communication, CICS DB2, Database Control (DBCTL), and WebSphere MQ interfaces.

You practice your new skills on a z/OS system that is configured specifically for this lab-intensive course.

The lab environment for this course uses the z/OS platform.

For information about other related courses, visit the IBM Training website: http://www.ibm.com/training

Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 3,590.- €
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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05/12/2016 - 09/12/2016 Munich Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
23/01/2017 - 27/01/2017 Hamburg Jahresendspurt Aktionstermin
20/03/2017 - 24/03/2017 Munich
15/05/2017 - 19/05/2017 Düsseldorf
10/07/2017 - 14/07/2017 Berlin
04/09/2017 - 08/09/2017 Frankfurt
23/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 Stuttgart
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21/11/2016 - 25/11/2016 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/Ljubljana
23/10/2017 - 27/10/2017 Zurich
20/03/2017 - 24/03/2017 Vienna (iTLS)

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