CA Deliver

4 days


Completing all parts of this course will provide delegates with the knowledge and skills to administer fully a CA-Deliver system.


Following the Overview aimed at all IT personal who may need to know about Report Management services (including Job Schedulers, JCL writers, Operators, Programming Analysts), this course can be broken down into 3 parts: An entry level course for Deliver administrators (Basic), an intermediate stage aimed at administrators as a bridge to the Advanced course or as the completion to training of junior staff and then the Advanced section for administrators responsible for defining and maintaining the CA-Deliver database and running CA-Deliver.


There are no prerequisites for attending but each part of the course should be taken in order and is a requirement for the next part.

Course Outline

  • Introduction - IT personal who wish to know about Report Management services. (1/2 Hour)
  • The CA-View and CA-Deliver System.
  • System over-view of the two products.
  • Deliver database design.
  • The relationship of Jobs and Reports to Deliver.
  • The 5 View Modes.
  • Basic - Entry level course for Deliver Administrators. (1½ days)
  • Deliver panels and commands.
  • General panel format and common commands.
  • Defining Basic Reports.
  • Defining Distribution Identifiers, Jobs and Reports.
  • Bundle Concepts.
  • What is a Bundle, its construction and control.
  • Defining Bundles.
  • How to define Bundles.
  • Active Bundle List.
  • How to display and control active Bundles.
  • Active Report List.
  • How to display active Reports.
  • Intermediate - Administrators as a bridge to the Advanced course or as the completion to training of junior staff. (½ day)
  • Stacked Report Concepts.
  • What is a Stacked Report, its construction and control.
  • Exclusive Stacked Reports.
  • How to define an Exclusive Stacked Report.
  • Other Stacked Reports.
  • Begin/End and Page type Stacked Reports.
  • AND & OR selection criteria.
  • Other Report Types.
  • Control, Monitor and Interleaved Reports.
  • Batch Reporting.
  • The RMORPT Utility.
  • Interface with View.
  • Defining View Users and linking to Deliver Distribution.
  • Re-printing Bundles.
  • Advanced - Administrators responsible for defining and maintaining the CA-Deliver database and running CA-Deliver utilities. (2 days)
  • Job Name Translation Table.
  • Purpose and definition of Job name Translation table.
  • Defining Banner Pages.
  • What is a Banner Page, its construction and how to update.
  • Additional Commands.
  • Display and Track command and History Selection.
  • Database Maintenance.
  • Defining and maintaining the Deliver databse with the RMODBASE utility.
  • Deliver Utilities.
  • Batch Bundle posting, Automatic database construction from JCL, Report Activation, etc.
  • Updating the database in batch.
  • Producing user reports with the General Report Writer.

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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Course Location Days Cost Date
Glasgow4 800 £800 2019-11-11
Birmingham4 800 £800 2019-11-11
Manchester4 800 £800 2019-11-11