iSeries Security

2 days


This course is designed to provide an overview of the security considerations and components on i systems (System i , i5, iSeries and AS/400).

On completion delegates will be able to use:

  • System displays.
  • Menus.
  • Common commands.
  • iSeries Navigator, to configure and maintain security.


This course is intended for administrators who are responsible for system security. The course will also be of great benefit to developers, operators or any other personnel who require an understanding of security on the system.


Attendees should have a good understanding of iSeries systems, attending our Introduction to iSeries/i5 class is the prefect way to gain this knowledge.

Course Outline


Physical Security

Security Environment

  • Sign On Security
  • User Profiles.
  • Group Profiles.
  • Primary Group Authority.
  • Management Central User Definitions.
  • Resource Security
  • Object Ownership.
  • Object Authorization.
  • Public Authority.
  • Permissions.
  • Authorization Lists.
  • Adopted Authority.
  • Authority Checking.
  • Spool File Authority.
  • Performance.
  • Application Administration.

Security Tools

System Service Tools (SST and DST)

TCP/IP Issues

Exit Programs

Security Summary

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
Onsite2 800 £800 2019-07-18
Manchester2 2500 £2500 2019-09-16
Glasgow2 2500 £2500 2019-09-16
Birmingham2 2500 £2500 2019-09-16