Db2 12 for z OS Introduction to System Administration CV853G

Duration: 
3 days
Codes: 
CV853G,OS,DB2
Versions: 
12

Overview

This course provides students with an introduction to the skills and knowledge needed to administer a Db2 12 for z/OS system.

Audience

This course is intended for z/OS system administrators, database administrators, or other technical individuals who will be managing Db2 12 for z/OS.

Skills Gained

  • Starting, stopping, and accessing Db2
  • Db2 components and processes
  • System security
  • Db2 authorization
  • Program flow for all environments
  • TSO and batch environments
  • Transaction flow in IMS and CICS (optional)
  • CICS - Db2 environment (optional)
  • IMS - Db2 environment (optional)
  • Distributed - Db2 environment
  • Logging
  • Db2 utilities
  • Operations (monitoring and controlling Db2)
  • Recovery
  • System recover/restart
  • Java with Db2 (optional)
  • Administrative task scheduler (optional)

Prerequisites

  • Understanding of the objects (such as databases, table spaces, tables, indexes, and so forth) used in a Db2 subsystem
  • Basic knowledge of SQL
  • At least one year as a z/OS systems programmer or equivalent knowledge

OR

  • At least one year as a Db2 for z/OS Database Administrator

Course Outline

After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Start and stop a Db2 subsystem
  • Use the SET SYSPARM command
  • Access the system log to gather information about the subsystem initialization, operation, or shutdown
  • Describe the components and address space structure of a Db2 subsystem
  • Explain the use of RACF (or another external security program) for Db2 connection security
  • Explain the use of Roles and Trusted Contexts
  • Implement security procredures for a Db2 subsystem
  • Explain Db2 program flow for all environments
  • Explain parameter setting for the IRLM
  • Invoke and utilitze Db2 TSO facilities
  • Use the Db2 Catalog to monitor subsystem authorizations
  • Work with the Active Log data sets
  • Explain Db2 logging
  • Use SET LOG SUSPEND and SET LOG RESUME
  • Use DSNJU004 to print log map and interpret the results
  • Use DSNJU003 to rename Db2 data sets
  • Plan for recovery of a BSDS failure
  • Monitor and control a Db2 subsystem
  • Explain transaction flow in IMS and CICS environments (optional)
  • Describe the CICS and DB2 environment (optional)
  • Explain the difference between JDBC and SQLJ
  • And much more

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Live Virtual
Live Virtual3 2250 £2250 2019-09-11
Live Virtual
Live Virtual3 2250 £2250 2019-09-23
Somerset
Bath3 2250 £2250 2019-10-28
Live Virtual
Live Virtual3 2250 £2250 2019-10-28
Live Virtual
Live Virtual3 2250 £2250 2019-11-25
Live Virtual
Live Virtual3 2250 £2250 2019-12-10