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ES10G – Fundamental System Skills in z/OS
5 days  (Instructor Led Online)  |  IBM System

Course Details

The ES10G – Fundamental System Skills in z/OS course teaches you the fundamental practical skills to navigate and work in a z/OS environment. This includes the use of ISPF/PDF dialogues, TSO/E commands, JCL, UNIX System Services shell, and BookManager.

 

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Outline

Day 1

  • Welcome
  • Unit 1: Review of the z/Architecture and z/OS
  • Unit 2: An introduction to ISPF, ISPF/PDF, and RACF
  • Exercise 1: System familiarization
  • Unit 3: Working with ISPF/PDF (Part 1)
  • Exercise 2: Allocate new data sets

Day 2

  • Review/wrap up
  • Unit 3: Working with ISPF/PDF (Part 2)
  • Exercise 3: ISPF editor primary commands
  • Exercise 4: ISPF editor line command
  • Exercise 5: Copy/move/rename/delete data sets and members
  • Exercise 6: Data setlists
  • Unit 4: Working with TSO/E
  • Exercise 7: Using TSO/E commands

Day 3

  • Review/wrap up
  • Unit 5: Working with JCL
  • Exercise 8: Submit a job
  • Exercise 9: JCL exercises
  • Exercise 10: Procedures (Part 1)

Day 4

  • Review/wrap up
  • Unit 6: Working with UNIX System Services
  • Exercise 10: Procedures (Part 2)
  • Exercise 11: ISHELL and hierarchical file system

Target Audience

The Fundamental System Skills in z/OS course provides skills to:

  • IT personnel with a theoretical background of z/OS (for example, as taught in An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES050) ) and some general practical IS experience.

Prerequisites

  • An Introduction to the z/OS Environment (ES050) or equivalent on-the-job training.