5 Day(s)



This course presents the system manager who has been running an existing OpenVMS system with the core information and skills needed to get a clean system (including a cluster) up and running. The course includes topics on installation/upgrades of OpenVMS on Alpha systems, installation of layered products, in-depth queue management, stand alone back up, troubleshooting, network configuration, security, accounting, and cluster basics


System managers who need the skills to install and configure a new system or upgrade an existing system

Skills Gained

  • Install and upgrade OpenVMS
  • Configure, start, and stop the OpenVMS TCP/IP networking components
  • Configure and maintain an OpenVMS cluster
  • Install layered products
  • Configure and maintain system security
  • Configure and maintain queues and network printers
  • Customise the system
  • Use OpenVMS bundled tools to obtain system performance and troubleshooting information
  • Content

Installing and Updating OpenVMS


Post Installation Duties

Network Configuration

OpenVMS Cluster Concepts and Configuration

OpenVMS Security

Managing OpenVMS Queues

Customising the System

Layered Products

Getting System Information


This course supports the OpenVMS V7 System Administration exam, 010-651


Students should have the knowledge and experience that is contained in the

  • HP-U3724SOpenVMS Fundamentals
  • HP-U3724SOpenVMS System Management I: essentials for established systems

Thinking about Onsite?

If you need training for 3 or more people, you should ask us about onsite training. Putting aside the obvious location benefit, content can be customised to better meet your business objectives and more can be covered than in a public classroom. It's a cost effective option.

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Upcoming Dates

a Location Cost Days Date  
Birmingham 501 Aug 17
Oxford 510 Jul 17
Bristol 505 Jul 17
Cardiff 517 May 17