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Fundamental System Skills in z/OS

This course is designed to teach you the fundamental practical skills to navigate and work in a z/OS environment. This includes the use of ISPF/PDF dialogs, TSO/E commands, JCL, UNIX System Services shell, and BookManager.

Who should attend this course?

This basic course is for IT personnel with a theoretical background of z/OS (for example, as taught in An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES05G) and some general practical IT experience.

Prerequisites

You should complete: An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES050) or equivalent on-the-job training

  • Review the main concepts of z/OS
  • Log on to TSO and start ISPF/PDF
  • Navigate through ISPF/PDF dialogs and use the basic ISPF/PDF functions and the ISPF Editor
  • Use ISPF/PDF to allocate data sets and edit data sets (including hierarchical file system (HFS) files) using the ISPF Editor primary and line commands
  • Use ISPF to create and manipulate (copy, rename, delete, list, sort, and merge) data sets
  • Identify security considerations for Multiple Virtual Storage (MVS) data sets and HFS files
  • Describe and use TSO/E commands
  • Perform simple modifications to existing ISPF/PDF panels
  • Invoke a REXX exec and TSO CLIST
  • Tailor existing JCL and submit batch jobs
  • Review job status and job output using SDSF
  • Invoke UNIX processes
  • Manipulate HFS directories and file systems using the UNIX System
  • Services ISHELL
  • Audience

Practical information

Duration

5 Days

Languages

EN / FR

Price

€3500,00 + 21% VAT

Location

Classroom/Online Courses

Schedule

Guaranteed to run

English courses
17/1 - 18/1 - 19/1 - 20/1 - 21/1Book
07/2 - 08/2 - 09/2 - 10/2 - 11/2Book
28/2 - 01/3 - 02/3 - 03/3 - 04/3 - 21/3 - 22/3 -23/3 - 24/3 - 25/3Book
16/5 - 17/5 - 18/5 - 19/5 - 20/5Book
13/6 - 14/6 - 15/6 - 16/6 - 17/6Book
French courses
17/1 - 18/2 - 19/2 - 20/1 - 21/1Book
07/2 - 08/2 - 09/2 - 10/2 - 11/2Book
28/2 - 01/3 - 02/3 - 03/3 - 04/3 - 21/3 - 22/3 - 23/3 - 24/3 - 25/3Book
25/4 - 26/4 - 27/4 - 28/4 - 29/4Book
16/5 - 17/5 - 18/5 - 19/5 - 20/5Book
13/6 - 14/6 - 15/6 - 16/6 - 17/6Book

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