IBM Datacap 9.0 Administration

Duration: 
2 days
Codes: 
F225GAU,IBM
Versions: 
9.0

Overview

This course shows you how to do the type of maintenance activities normally carried out by a system administrator. You work with a Server–Client image pair with server services hosted on a server machine and workstation services and clients on a Windows 7 workstation.

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Audience

This intermediate course is for:

  • Administrators who are responsible for configuring and administering Datacap 9.0 system.
  • Anyone who needs to know the Datacap 9.0 system administration.

Skills Gained

Virtual Stations and Queuing of Tasks

  • Understand Queuing of Batches
  • Queue by Field Options
  • Store Field Option
  • Datacap Web Interface for task options
  • Add Shortcuts to a Start menu
  • Create task Shortcuts for Datacap Desktop tasks
  • Create task Shortcuts for Datacap Web client tasks
  • Create task Shortcuts for Datacap Navigator client tasks

Disaster Recovery

  • Backup and Restore Strategy
  • Backup and Restore for Stateless Servers
  • Backup and Restore the Taskmaster Server
  • Backup the Database Server
  • Backup the File Share
  • Configure DB2 Server
  • Supported Databases
  • Database Conversion Prerequisites
  • Define the Database Structure
  • Migrate the Database
  • Configuring the Application to use the Database
  • Taskmaster and IBM System Dashboard
  • What is the dashboard and what can you do with it?
  • Components and Architecture of the Dashboard
  • Start Dashboard and a Create Clusters to View Data
  • Execute Listener Options and View Data
  • System maintenance
  • Routine maintenance
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Corrective maintenance
  • Maintenance manager
  • What can Maintenance Manager do and what are its uses?
  • Three Maintenance Manager run methods
  • Create a Maintenance Manager application
  • Maintenance Manager action categories
  • Procedure to auto delete batches
  • Event Logs
  • Identify Logs
  • Control log content
  • Maintenance Manager actions for logging
  • Datacap Logs for logging internal calls
  • Datacap Logs for logging Rulerunner service events.
  • Where logs are located

Prerequisites

The following courses or equivalent knowledge are required:

  • IBM Datacap 9.0.1: Introduction (F251G)
  • Recommended: IBM Datacap 9.0.1: Configuration (F256G)
  • Recommended: IBM Datacap 9.0.1: Datacap Navigator Configuration (F257G)

Course Outline

Administration

Virtual Stations and Queuing of Tasks

  • Configure store and queue by options
  • Process a batch t demonstrate store and queue by operations

Add shortcuts for task links

  • Check the Database Connection Parameters
  • Create shortcuts for Datacap Desktop tasks
  • Create shortcuts for Web Client tasks
  • Create Shortcuts for Navigator client tasks

Disaster Recovery

  • Answer questions about disaster recovery

Configure DB2 databases

  • Define Databases Structures
  • Migrate Data from Access t DB2
  • Configure the Application for DB2
  • Verify the DB2 databases

Datacap and IBM System Dashboard

  • Use Listener Options t View Data
  • Monitor Components with Dashboard Views
  • Run Dashboard Reports

Maintenance

System Maintenance

  • Synchronize Job Monitor and Batch Folders

Maintenance Manager

Create a Maintenance Manager Application

Configure an Aut Start Schedule

Event Logs

  • Use Quick Log Settings t Analyze Event Log Content
  • Disable the Taskmaster Server and Rulerunner Server log
  • Activate Datacap Taskmaster server logging
  • Verify That the tms Log is Produced
  • Activate Rulerunner Server Logging
  • Verify That Rulerunner Logs Are Produced

Administration tasks

  • Create security users and groups
  • Edit the Jobs and Tasks
  • Create custom panels for tasks

Appendix

Start and Stop System and Components

System check procedures

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Course Location Days Cost Date
Glasgow
Glasgow2 1000 £1000 2019-02-18
Midlands
Birmingham2 1000 £1000 2019-02-18
Manchester
Manchester2 1000 £1000 2019-02-18
Onsite
Onsite2 1000 £1000 2019-03-24