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Storage Management Fundamentals (SS06G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This basic course is for beginning z/OS storage administrators and would benefit people such as applications and operations who need to understand issues associated with storage management.


You should have:

  • Completed Introduction to Data Storage Subsystems for z/OS (ILO) (SK050) or
  • An Introduction to Data Storage Subsystems for z/OS (SS050) or
  • Fundamental knowledge of data storage devices

Course Content

This course is an introduction to the System-managed, Data Facility Storage Management Subsystem (DFSMS) environment where the dataset lifecycle is managed by predefined policy as required by service level agreements. It describes the components of the DFSMS architecture. At an overview level, it teaches the policy structure and how to build it using the Interactive Storage Management Facility (ISMF), ISMF is the storage managers interface to building and maintaining the managed environment. The course also teaches how to develop and implement storage management strategies in z/OS as well as how to perform storage management tasks such as managing media, managing data, managing space, and managing availability.

Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,290.- €
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
Click on town name to bookSchedule
19/02/2018 - 21/02/2018 Frankfurt
16/04/2018 - 18/04/2018 Munich
11/06/2018 - 13/06/2018 Münster
16/07/2018 - 18/07/2018 Stuttgart
03/09/2018 - 05/09/2018 Düsseldorf
29/10/2018 - 31/10/2018 Berlin
10/12/2018 - 12/12/2018 Hamburg
16/07/2018 - 18/07/2018 Zurich